God spoke to me this morning for those in ‘lockdown’ or feeling restricted! He said:
“Although you feel ‘locked up’ and incapacitated right now, keep moving, keep proclaiming Jesus, keep praying, keep reaching out.
Be like Joseph. He found himself ‘locked up’ BUT ME INSIDE OF HIM WASN’T!
He took advantage of every situation he found himself in and used it for My glory!
Do what you can, wherever you can, and rule in that arena.
Joseph didn’t allow his time in prison to set
Genesis 40:20-23 (MSG) And sure enough, on the third day it was Pharaoh’s birthday and he threw a feast for all his servants. He set the head cupbearer and the head baker in places of honor in the presence of all the guests. Then he restored the head cupbearer to his cupbearing post; he handed Pharaoh his cup just as before. And then he impaled the head baker on a post, following Joseph’s interpretations exactly.
But the head cupbearer never gave Joseph another thought; he f
Acts 5:22-25 NIV But on arriving at the jail, the officers did not find them there. So they went back and reported, ‘We found the jail securely locked, with the guards standing at the doors; but when we opened them, we found no one inside.’ On hearing this report, the captain of the temple guard and the chief priests were at a loss, wondering what this might lead to. Then someone came and said, ‘Look! The men you put in jail are standing in the temple courts teaching the peop