“… he will be filled with the Holy Spirit, even before his birth” Lk 1.15

No one is born into spiritual gianthood. Some are born with a silver spoon in their mouths, into wealth and privileged position in this world, but none come forth from the womb with spiritual stature and power.

John the Immerser was an exception, as the chosen one to go before the Messiah and announce his coming. He played a special role in the divine plan of redemption. An angelic visit and miraculous moment surrounded his conception and birth. He was filled with the Holy Spirit before his birth. Continue reading

Another translation from the Portuguese of the devotional thoughts published in Deus Conosco.

Brace yourself like a man; I will question you, and you shall answer me. Job 40:7 NIV

Job wanted to challenge the Lord about his situation. Now, he has his chance. Speaking with irony, God invites Job to prepare himself, in order to get the best of God. Continue reading