God Says, “Daughters Arise!”

by Kathi Pelton

On this day 99 years ago it was ratified throughout our nation that women had the right to vote. It became the “Law of the Land.” No longer could women be forced to sit by and watch men only exercise their rights.

I was recently asked to write a story for a book that is concerning the challenges of being a woman in ministry. Though the challenges can appear subtle and overlooked because of familiarity, they still exist and are often “not so subtle.” The stories I’ve heard from other women in ministry and even experiences that I’ve had would shock many at how far we still have to go to live in the truth that we were created equal. We have come a long ways but still have a long ways to go.

I am not a “women’s rights activist” but I am a believer in equal rights for race and gender— and the church should be leading the way in this.

As I sat down with the Lord today I felt His strong passion for seeing what He has placed in His daughters given the value and place that they are due. His Spirit is not less in women or His gifts somehow diminished; yet often we still see a “token women” thrown into a line up of a dozen male speakers (as if to prove that there is an honor for them being given). I sense that the Lord is about to deal with an age old prejudice that has existed in the world and in His family of God for far too long. I hear Him say, “Daughters Arise! Women Arise! No longer will you be held down or held back!”

God, in His mercy, is dealing with all areas of prejudices that have misinterpreted His scriptures and His creation. God has a dream of “oneness” and that oneness prefers and sees other of any race or gender as equal or better than themselves.

Let Him examine our hearts and wash away all remaining prejudices that have infected His people with wrong beliefs or actions. May His might women arise in this hour in both humility and authority to reveal Christ in them unashamedly and without being censored.

We are His workmanship— created to fully express Him without being held down.

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Washington, D.C. Ministry Update— and More!

After our week in the capital of Canada (Ottawa, Ontario) to be a part of the Watchmen for the Nations “As One” gathering and to pray on Parliament Hill, we headed to Washington, D.C. to pray in our capital city.

Stopping In Gettysburg to pray along the way was a surprise request from the Lord but turned out to be a powerful time.

After arriving in DC we have gone to numerous places to pray together; the Lincoln Memorial, Viet Nam Memorial Wall, David’s Tent, Arlington National Cemetery, The US Capitol, US Archives and the Supreme Court.

Yesterday we gathered with Bound for Life and did a “Silent Siege” for the unborn at the US Supreme Court. After the silent siege we prayed and took communion together.

Tomorrow we will be speaking at a church just outside of DC in Virginia. We are looking forward to connecting with more of the body of Christ in this area.

On the 20th we will leave for Fredericksburg, Virginia to prepare for the Awaken the Dawn National Prayer Gathering with Chuck Pierce, Rick Joyner, Brian Francis Hume, David Bradshaw and others. Please pray that all the the Lord has on His heart for this time will be accomplished. The gathering is August 22-24.

Once again we want to give you the opportunity to invest in the fulfillment of this prayer journey that we have been on along with many others who have prayed and stood with us in financial support. We stepped out in faith to say “yes” to the Lord’s request for us to go on this lengthy journey that spans two nations and many states and provinces. Thank you for stepping out with us– we know that your reward will be great!

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Do You Hear His Whistle?

by Kathi Pelton

In all the reports written and conversations being held regarding a few known voices that have “fallen away” we must continue to know that the Lord has sent forth His whistle and many are gathering with a resounding, “Yes!” in their hearts to give all for the sake of His glory. Though the enemy is highlighting the few losses— we must not forget that the gains are far greater!

“”I will whistle for them and gather them in, for I have redeemed them, and they shall be as many as they were before.” Zechariah‬ ‭10:8‬ ‭

Though this verse is specifically speaking of Israel, it also speaks of the restoration of His family that has and is being grafted in. Headline news mostly focuses on the losses but the Lord is announcing the advancement and the multiplication of sons and daughters that are responding to His whistle. They are returning to the Lord in numbers far greater than the few who are falling away. We can pray for those ones but we must not forget to rejoice at those who are daily being added to the family of God and those who are leaving all to gather at the sound of His whistle.

“I will make them strong in the Lord, and they shall walk (go forth) in his name,” declares the Lord.” Zechariah‬ ‭10:12‬ ‭

There is a sound, a whistle, being released that is calling the family together. It is the sound of the glory of the Lord, the sound of oneness and the sound of the Bridegroom calling to His Bride. There is a response to His whistle coming forth! It releases the sound of an army marching in unison, shoulder to shoulder (without jostling one another). It is the sound of the lovesick bride that leaves her comfort to run after the Bridegroom. And it is the beautiful sight of an unbroken covenant that releases the oil that keeps the lamps of the wise virgins burning.

Let’s pray for those who have fallen away but even more, let us join the Lord’s “whistle” that calls the redeemed to gather and multiplies the sons and daughters. Let us call to the north, the south, the east and the west— let them go, do not hold them back!

“I will say to the north, ‘Give them up!’ and to the south, ‘Do not hold them back.’ Bring my sons from afar and my daughters from the ends of the earth–“ Isaiah 43:6

This is a time of gathering the family to march as one army; carrying the glory of the Lord. He will have dominion from sea to sea, from the rivers to the ends of the earth and His people will walk as one with Him. They will stand as ambassadors, the government of God, to bring what is decreed in heaven into the earth.

Do you hear His whistle? Join in!

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God Says, “You’re About to Harvest The Crops From The Seeds You Have Previously Sown.”

by Kathi Pelton

Many of you have been sowing seeds for years; financial seeds, gospel seeds, prayer seeds, relational seeds and seeds of declarations from the Word of God. You have wondered if you would ever see the fruit or grain from those seeds come forth. I heard the Lord say that many are about to see a great harvest come forth from the seeds that you have previously sown.

My husband and I directed a house of prayer for many years with more hours of prayer and worship than either of us could possibly count. We traveled around the nations in obedience to God’s longing for the nations— spending countless dollars, we’ve moved thirty times and left friends and family to follow Him. We are not alone in this journey— many of you have sown, sacrificed and given all that you have on earth to follow Him. Although these things were not done for a personal reward but for the sake of Jesus receiving His full inheritance, I hear Him saying that many seeds will suddenly yield a great crop that you will get to eat from.

We had the honor of praying over a couple that has given the past sixteen years to the Lord as they directed a house of prayer. They are in the midst of transition (like so many others) and we saw all the prayers that had been prayed over the past sixteen years as seeds that went forth and they were now standing before a massive wheat field to go and harvest. As we prayed for them, our team heard the verses,

““The rain and snow come down from the heavens and stay on the ground to water the earth. They cause the grain to grow, producing seed for the farmer and bread for the hungry. It is the same with my word. I send it out, and it always produces fruit. It will accomplish all I want it to, and it will prosper everywhere I send it.” Isaiah‬ ‭55:10-11‬ ‭

The winter season has watered your seed and now grain has grown and fruit has been produced. Prosperity is upon the seeds that you have sown. The winter months with storms have watered your seed. Watch now as you are about to step into the harvest fields from the seeds that you have sown; especially in prayer!

Isaiah 55 goes on to say this,

“You will live in joy and peace. The mountains and hills will burst into song, and the trees of the field will clap their hands! Where once there were thorns, cypress trees will grow. Where nettles grew, myrtles will sprout up. These events will bring great honor to the Lord’s name; they will be an everlasting sign of his power and love.”” Isaiah‬ ‭55:12-13‬ ‭

The harvest will honor the name of the Lord! You will live in peace and joy as you watch His Word prosper all around you. In the midst of great darkness there will be great joy for those who have put their trust in the Lord. You did not sow in vain! All that you’ve done for the Lord will bear fruit.

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Thank you and we decree an abundant harvest upon your seed!

Parliament Hill…Update

A team of eleven of us from different states (CA, OR, WA, MA) all gathered together for a week in Ottawa to join in with the Canadian family at the “As One” gathering.

Words cannot express adequately all that the Lord did to restore, heal, unite and bring us into a oneness that we have never experienced to this depth on a corporate level.

We watched such a powerful and beautiful joining of the generations (from the very young taking the lead to those in their 80’s and every age in between). God took us so deep in worship, prayer, joy and reconciliation. We danced with great abandonment and wept with overwhelmed hearts as God brought together relationships that had been torn apart.

Humility was the key and understanding the truth that when we are emptied and have nothing to offer but our weakness; it is then that His strength is made manifest.

It wasn’t a “marrying of ministries but rather a “marrying of family.” The oneness that Jesus prayed for right before going to the cross in John 17:21-23 became the glory that wrapped around us to do what only God could do.

As the gathering ended a double rainbow appeared over the Shaw Centre in Ottawa where we met together.

We finished our time in Ottawa by praying on Parliament Hill. We stood before the doors and announced that the One true King of Canada is upon the throne and rules over the nation with wisdom, justice and righteousness. Then we sang, All Hail King Jesus together.

From there we went to the National House of Prayer in Ottawa that we helped launch in 2005. Though we have been there many times throughout the years; this time was particularly precious as it became a full circle moment for Jeff and I as well as the NHOP leaders, Rob and Fran Parker. We spent time worshipping, praying and prophesying over one another and our nations. It was a time that we will never forget.

As we head to Washington D.C. we will carry with us all that God did in Canada to our release in our nation. As we have spent almost two decades standing on guard for Canada, which is such a great honor, we know that God is stretching our arms across both nations. We believe that the open heaven we all experienced in Ottawa will open over Washington, D.C. as well.

Thank you for standing with us in prayer and support as we continue this journey. If you would like to invest financially into this time you can go to: https://www.inscribeministries.com/

Dreams Are Coming True

Kathi Pelton

This week, before my eyes dreams that I never thought could come to pass have manifested before my eyes. They are dreams for a nation, dreams of seeing the oneness that Jesus prayed for in John 17:21-23 unfold, dreams for my personal family, and for the family of God, and the dream that God has for His glory to make us one! Please continue to read to the end because you will see how what is happening pertains to you!

Though I am an American, I have stood and walked with our neighbor, Canada, for many, many years. God told me that they carry a healing call that will restore nations, and if I would give myself to a nation that was not my own, I would, in turn, see my nation healed and restored. In the twenty years that my husband and I have walked with Canada we have seen things that were more amazing than words could describe, but the past ten years we watched all that we labored for in the nation seemingly overrun by divisions, broken relationships, and even what has seemed to be the enemy taking the land.

But this week, I have stood with my husband and most of my children in this land that I have given so much of my life for, and I have watched relationships restored, hearts turned back to one another, and humbled, surrendered vessels allowing their weaknesses to make a way for the strength of the Lord to do what we could not do! What we are experiencing is nothing short of miraculous! We are becoming ONE!

You may be wondering how this pertains to you? As I have been a part of this beautiful and overwhelming dream come to pass, the Lord said,

“Watch now! What is happening here has opened up rivers of restoration that will flow to many nations. My people will see that in the midst of their great weakness that I have come to make known the greatness of My strength! It was never about the strength of men but rather the surrender of men’s weakness to make room for My strength.”

You may feel beaten down, defeated, divided, and void of strength. But in that place humble yourself before the Lord and offer your brokenness and weakness to Him. Yield to see His strength made manifest in your weakness and depravity. We could never do what is about to be done out of our strength! It required an emptying for the sake of a pure filling.

I hear the verse from Hosea 6:1-3,

“ Come, let us return to the LORD; for he has torn us, that he may heal us; he has struck us down, and he will bind us up. After two days he will revive us; on the third day he will raise us up, that we may live before him. Let us know; let us press on to know the Lord; his going out is sure as the dawn; he will come to us as the showers, as the spring rains that water the earth.”

It is resurrection time! God has pruned us, He has allowed weakness for the sake of being emptied of so we might be filled with Him and the glory that He and the Father share. We will carry His glory and see our families, cities, and nations filled with glory! Do not let your weakness stop you for this has happened for the sake of seeing His strength made manifest!

Amen!

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Utah and Salt Lake City Region…You Are Called To Be An Epicenter of His Glory!

by Kathi Pelton

What an honor it has been to be in the Salt Lake City region to release love, worship, intercession and His name over this region. I have fallen in love with the people here and with God’s heart for this state and region. This is a key place in our nation for resurrection life, the glory of the Lord to fill HIS temple (and bring down false temples) and to see a national shift take place. You are a miracle waiting to happen!

I have heard such promising words from the Spirit of God while here. One was, “Those who seek will find Me.” Wow, there are so many caught in the LDS religion that truly are “seeking to know God”…they are longing for His agape love to transcend works that never measure up. I prophesy along with Jesus, “They will find Him!”

I also heard the words, “Prophecy, ‘It is done’” I prophesy the victory that Jesus has established! Life, glory, unity, reformation, salvation, freedom and strongholds coming down that set the captives free! This region is called to bring forth family, unity, glory and to disciple those who will then disciple others.

A pastor shared with us how the Christian churches in this region are like a twelve string guitar with each string playing a different sound. The enemy has tried to keep the body of Christ separated, due to the low percentage of Christians in the region (which creates a sense of “hold tight into what you have and let no one steal your crown” mentality). This has created a dulled sound but when every string is played together it releases the sound of unity and harmony. All twelve strings are needed to release the unified sound that sets the people free and brings forth true family. Family is key here, so unity among the Christians is greatly resisted by the enemy. The pastors and churches are working hard to “play together.”

Let’s agree and decree over this state and region that unity will be established among His people first and then true family will come forth. John 17:21-23 is Jesus’ prayer for unity and oneness…it is the divine preference, the agape love, the unbroken intimacy of the Father, Son and Spirit that we are invited into. John 17 also talks about the “glory that was before the beginning of the world”; this glory is that unbroken circle of love that has a sound, a movement, a fragrance and a power to bring divine order. When we talk about carrying the glory or the glory coming then we need to know that it takes a “surrender to the glory that was before the world began…the unity and oneness shared by our God!” True glory is found in what the Father, Son and Spirit have in the complete and perfect oneness they share.

Utah and the Salt Lake City region…there is deep revelation about the glory that He longs to share with you; it is found in the mystery of unity, oneness and family. Seek it out like the greatest treasure known to mankind! The resistance and strongholds over the people and the land exists because you have a buried treasure for the nation and the nations hidden here. The enemy knows that it is the greatest weapon for all mankind. He knows that if the church is one as God is one that it is “game over!” This is an epicenter for the glory that comes from oneness!

Let’s stand with them and cry out, prophesy, decree and hold up their arms to see the glory and freedom come. What is birthed here and broken through here will effect the whole nation!

I love you UTAH and the Father greatly desires your beauty!!

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It Is Done!

by Kathi Pelton

This morning I woke up out of my sleep prophesying the words, “It is done!” I don’t recall what I was dreaming but it didn’t feel like a dream but rather the Spirit of the Lord prophesying over battles, over prayers, over people and over nations. As the words, “It is done!” came forth from my mouth I began to see the finished work of the cross that secured victory coming upon so many things. Then the words repeated again and again…”It is done, it is done, it is done….prophesy, IT IS DONE!”

I then began to prophesy over my natural family, over my spiritual family, over my city and my nation the words, “It is done!” I prophesied over the fight to end abortion, over the lost and into the atmosphere…It is done! As I prophesied these words, my faith began to rise and authority began to flow from deep within my spirit. The words contained the victory that Jesus obtained when He spoke the words, “It is finished!”

Whatever need you have, whatever battle you are facing, whatever loved one you are carrying and whatever prayer you are praying; I prophesy over that thing and over that person, “It is done!” Join with me and declare the victory and finished work that prophesies the victorious outcome.

Prophesy over the salvation of your sons and daughters, “It is done!” Prophesy over the full manifestation of provision for your personal needs, “It is done!” Prophesy over the battle for the lives of the unborn to be protected, “It is done!” Prophesy over areas of darkness that need the light of Jesus, “It is done!”

Stir up faith and let the words awaken you to reach in faith for the victory that was sealed in the words Jesus spoke when He said, “It is finished!” Death was swallowed up in victory and His words resound over you today just as clearly as they did two thousand years ago. Don’t hold back and don’t back down; let faith arise and let your mouth prophesy the victory!

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God is Repairing the Wall Around Your Life With His Faithfulness

by Kathi Pelton

This past Sunday I was taken into a vision where I saw a wall that protected each of God’s people from the thief (the enemy). This wall was built out of stones that declared His faithfulness. They were like colored stones (or precious stones) that represented the different aspects of His faithfulness and promises. It was a high wall that was fortified by the faith of the believer that it was placed there to protect and it was built upon the timeline of their lives.

As I looked out upon each of these amazing walls (each individual had their own wall), I began to notice places that were broken down and darkened. They were gaps where I saw that breaches had been created and the thief could enter in through. I asked the Lord what had created these gaps (or broken places) and immediately He showed me moments or seasons in these individuals lives where a hardship or trial had come and in great discouragement they aligned with lies that declared that “God was not faithful”. Whether through agreeing with doubt, despair, accusations against God’s character or words that compromised the truth of His faithfulness; that place in their wall had a gap and the colorful stones were knocked down and dark (blackened).

Then I heard Him speak these words,

“I am repairing the walls of my people’s lives so that the enemy can no longer breach it and rob them of my promise of abundant life. Tell them to declare My faithfulness and the attributes of My faithfulness over the timeline of their lives.”

I shared this with the people of our church this past Sunday and then I had them stand up and together we began to declare God’s faithfulness into the gaps and broken places in the wall of our lives (history and timeline). These declarations, along with repentance for agreeing with the enemy, were rebuilding the wall of His faithfulness and bringing back the color to these precious stones. The wall of His faithfulness that protected them from the thief (John 10:10) was being fortified so that they could live in abundant life.

“The thief comes only in order to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have and enjoy life, and have it in abundance [to the full, till it overflows].” John 10:10‬ ‭AMP‬‬

We all have had battles with doubt and unbelief, but if there have been times and seasons where you allowed words of agreement that declared something other than His absolute faithfulness then now is the time to renounce and repent of those agreements and to declare His faithfulness! Shout out the words of His faithfulness and character over the places of compromised truth that allowed gaps in the wall of your life that the enemy has been breaching.

• Over every agreement with doubt we declare, “I believe in Your faithfulness with unwavering confidence!”

• Over every agreement that blamed God for things we experienced, we repent and declare, “You are blameless!”

• Over every accusation that was spoken by our mouths or entertained in our hearts, that stood against God and His character; we renounce those words and nullify their power. We declare, “You are faithful and true, pure and holy, good and kind, abounding in perfect love!”

• Over every moment or season in our past that we have aligned with a compromise regarding the faithfulness of God; we repent and declare over those times, “You are and have always been faithful to me!”

We now evict the thief and his cohorts who have used these gaps in the walls of our lives to rob us of the fullness of the abundant life that God intended for us. We receive the grace and mercy that the cross has provided. We declare that our lives will testify of the faithfulness of our God and the world will see the manifestation of God’s faithfulness resting upon His Bride. Then they will know that HE IS LORD!

Declare it! “Faithful You are! Faithful, forever You will be!” Declare it daily, declare it in the storm, declare it in the battle, declare it in the victory. It is your testimony and your truth!

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His Presence Changes Everything

by Kathi Pelton

What an amazing reality to know that when you wake up each morning that His presence is right there with you. Then, when you lay down at night He remains present— and in every moment throughout each day.

When I was a young believer and newly married I got up one morning to see my young husband prostate on the floor in prayer. I could tell that he was weeping and I was deeply moved by the tenderness in my husband’s heart. When he finally got up from the floor I looking at his tear stained face and said,

“Wow, you must have had a powerful time with Jesus!”

He shocked me because he responded by saying, “No, I wasn’t able to breakthrough into His presence.”

I stood before him utterly confused because I had read the verse from Deuteronomy 31:6-8 that says,

“Be strong and of good courage, do not fear nor be afraid of them; for the Lord your God, He is the One who goes with you. He will not leave you nor forsake you.”

I had only been a believer a short time but I was sure that we didn’t have to “breakthrough into His presence!” Somewhere in my young husband’s sensitive conscience and desire to “be holy” he had come to believe that he had to work to gain access into the presence of God; the enemy was only too happy to convince him that he’d never done enough to arrive (thankfully, God set him free of that lie!).

We may have to “strive to enter into rest”; not because we have to earn it but because we have to train our souls to surrender to trust and peace; but His presence is with us always. He’s not absent, distant, mad or critical— He waits, watches and does not ever waver in His faithfulness to be with us always.

The knowledge that He is always with me and His Spirit (which is Him!) dwells within me changes everything. The God who spoke the entirety of creation into existence is with us always! There is nothing that you will go through or face alone. NOTHING!

“When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you pass through the rivers, they will not sweep over you. When you walk through the fire, you will not be burned; the flames will not set you ablaze.” Isaiah 43:2

You continually have all that you need because He is with you. Your comforter, deliverer, provider, protector, friend, warrior, counselor, teacher, helper, lover, King and Savior is present with you day and every night. Not because you did anything to earn it but because His death on the cross tore the veil that separated us. It is grace that opened up the way. He paid the full price for His presence to be opened up to us. We can boldly and confidently go before His throne!

I want to say it again…HIS PRESENCE CHANGES EVERYTHING!! He is before you, behind you and beside you. He’s been where you are going and He’s been where you have already gone.

I am continually in awe when I look back on my life at how at every turn He’s prepared the way for me. Of course I’ve faced my share of hard times and even seasons of deep grief, but He was always present to comfort me and make a way through the wilderness. The older I get the more I can look back on my own journey as a living testimony that declares, “He has never left me, nor forsaken me!”

I woke up today with such a tangible awareness of His presence with me and around me. It filled me with such expectation of wondering what He will do next— because everything changes in His presence!

“You will show me the path of life; In Your presence is fullness of joy; At Your right hand are pleasures forevermore.” Psalm 16:11

What amazing and unfathomable thing will He surprise us with today? Yesterday He surprised dear friends of ours with a testimony that left me in such awe! When I heard the testimony of what God did, I wanted to run into the arms of Jesus and embrace Him for being so very good and faithful. His faithfulness toward them overflowed onto me like a flood of joy.

He is with you and in His presence is joy (Ps. 16:11) , peace and rest (Ex. 33:14), refreshing (Acts 3:20-21), help (John14:26), wisdom and instruction (Ps. 25:5-9), mercy and grace (Heb. 4:16), salvation (Zep. 3:17), justice (Ps. 37:5-6), fruitfulness (Jer. 17:7-8)…and so much more!

Release His presence into all that is around you…and watch as it changes everything.

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