Peter knocked at the door… Peter continued knocking

by | Apr 24, 2019

Peter knocked at the door… Peter continued knocking

   “And as Peter knocked at the door of the gate, a damsel came to hearken, named Rhoda.  And when she knew Peter’s voice, she opened not the gate for gladness, but ran in, and told how Peter stood before the gate. And they said unto her, Thou art mad. But she constantly affirmed that it was even so. Then said they, It is his angel.  But Peter continued knocking: and when they had opened the door and saw him, they were astonished.” Acts 12:13-16 (KJV)

They were praying for Peter, and when God answered their prayers, they did not believe.

  People may be telling you that they are praying for you, but when they see the manifestation of answered prayers in your life, they may not believe.

 Don’t go away from that place of prayers and fellowship because of the way they are responding to you.

Peter Knocked and continued knocking.

 That was the place where Peter was sent to testify and encourage the body of Christ.

 Imagine what would have happened if Peter left that place and started strolling all about on the street that night because they did not initially believe in the miracle God has done even though “they were praying for him.”

 “It wasn’t an enemy who taunted me. If it was my enemy, filled with pride and hatred, then I could have endured it. I would have just run away. But it was you, my intimate friend—one like a brother to me. It was you, my advisor the companion I walked with and worked with!  We once had sweet fellowship with each other. We worshiped in unity as one, celebrating together with God’s people” Psalm 55:12-14 (TPT)

Sometimes it’s the “friendly fire” that hurts the most.

 Don’t just react to what those close to you are doing.

 Listen to the Holy Spirit and learn what it is the process HE is taking you through.

  Peter knocked at the door. Peter continued knocking


Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Who did Better Lot or his Daughters? Part2.

Who did Better Lot or his Daughters?Part2.We Revisit Genesis 19.Do you have a personal relationship with the Almighty God ?.Are you Like Lot?Do you make decisions only on emotions?Are you a people pleaser?You need to have Bible-based principles.Is your relationship...

God is with You.

God is with You."Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you always, even unto the end of the world. Amen." Matt. 28:20. (KJV).What do you tell your friends?Do you tell them about Jesus?Do you teach them to keep His...

What is Your Name?

What is Your Name?"What is your name?" the man asked. He replied, "Jacob.""Your name will no longer be Jacob," the man told him. "From now on, you will be called Israel because you have fought with God and with men and have won." "Please tell me your name," Jacob...