From : Sophereth at Kirjath Sepher
To: the sons and the daughters, the old men and the young men. to those that will bow.
. Revelation 1. John was in the Spirit on the Lord’s day. He heard a Voice behind him….he turned to see the Voice that spoke to him….the Voice, His Voice was as the sound of many waters.
. Revelation 14. ….he looked, and, lo, a Lamb stood on Mount Sion, and he heard a Voice….as the sound of many waters.
. Revelation 19. …and he heard….the Voice of many waters.
. waters: Strongs Concordance #5204. from 5205. waters as if rainy. to rain, espec. a shower-rain.
. Hosea 6:1-3. Come and let us return unto the Lord: for He hath torn, and He will heal us; he hath smitten, and He will bind us up. After TWO DAYS will He REVIVE us: in the THIRD DAY He will raise us up, and we shall live in His sight. Then shall we know, if we follow on to know the Lord: His going forth is prepared as the morning; and He shall come unto us as the rain, as the latter and former rain unto the earth. (after the two days of the church age are over, then He will REVIVE us. REVIVAL will come. He will come to us as the former and the latter rain. He will heal us. He will bind us up. The rain will restore us. In the THIRD DAY, the kingdom age, we will live before Him.)
. Joel 2:23-32. Be glad then, ye children of Zion, and rejoice in the Lord your God: for He hath given you the former rain moderately, and He will cause to come down for you the rain, the former rain, and the latter rain in the first month. And the floors shall be full of wheat, and the fats shall overflow with wine and oil. And I will restore to you the years that the locusts hath eaten, the cankerworm and the caterpiller, and the palmerworm, my great army which I sent among you. And ye shall eat in plenty, and be satisfied, and praise the name of the Lord your God, that hath dealt wondrously with you: and my people shall never be ashamed. And ye shall know that I am in the midst of Israel, and that I am the Lord your God, and none else: and my people shall never be ashamed. And it shall come to pass afterward, that I will pour out my Spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions: and also upon the servants and upon the handmaids in those days will I pour out my Spirit. And I will shew wonders in the heavens and in the earth, blood, and fire, and pillars of smoke. The sun shall be turned to darkness, and the moon to blood, before the great and terrible day of the Lord come. And it shall come to pass, that whosoever shall call on the name of the Lord shall be delivered: for in Mount Zion and in Jerusalem shall be deliverance, as the Lord hath said, and in the remnant whom the Lord shall call.
. Deuteronomy 32:1,2. Give ear, O ye heavens, and I will SPEAK; and hear, O earth, the words of MY MOUTH. MY DOCTRINE shall DROP AS THE RAIN, MY SPEECH shall distil as the DEW, as the small RAIN upon the tender herb, and as the SHOWERS upon the grass.
. former. Strongs Concordance # 3138, 4175, 3384. OT sprinkling or autumnal showers. first rain, former rain. to flow as water i.e. to rain, to lay or to throw (espec. an arrow i.e. to shoot) fig, to point out (as if by aiming the finger) to teach + archer, cast, direct, inform, instruct, lay, shew, shoot, teach (-er, -ing).
. latter. Strongs Concordance #4456, 3953-4. OT the spring rain. fig. eloquence. latter rain. to gather the aftercrop, latter growth.
. we are living in an apostate nation with an apostate church. The Lord says in Deuteronomy 11:16,17, and Deuteronomy 28:24, that if we turn aside and worship other god’s, He will withhold the rain.
. The Lord says in Deuteronomy 11:13-15, that if we diligently hearken to His VOICE, His commandments, If we will call upon His name, He will send the rain. The former and latter rain. He will send His VOICE, His DOCTRINE, His TEACHING, His INSTRUCTION. HIS ELOQUENCE. REVIVAL WILL COME. LIKE RAIN!
. judgement is here. tribulation is coming. there are those who will NOT bow their knee, nor their heart, nor their will to the Lord God. BUT, REVIVAL WILL COME! TEACHING WILL COME! ELOQUENCE WILL COME! A REVIVAL OF LOVE FOR GOD! A REVIVAL OF WORSHIP FOR GOD! There will be those that WILL bow. There will be those that WILL return to the Lord. There will be those that WILL bow their knee, bow their heart, bow their will, bow their head, bow their neck, bow their head, to the Lord God of heaven and earth. They will WORSHIP Him! (worship means to bow). These are those of Deuteronomy 32. Hosea 6. Joel 2. These are those who He will cause the former and latter rain to fall upon! Sons and daughters will prophesy! Old men will dream dreams and young men will see visions! He will pour out His SPIRIT, His VOICE, His TEACHING, His INSTRUCTION, His WORD, His DOCTRINE. His ELOQUENCE. Like RAIN. He is going to gather the aftercrop. the latter growth.The end time people. In the last day. He will teach them. They will know Him. They will worship Him.