You have been chosen. You have been planted. You are designed to bear lasting creative fruit.
“You have not chosen Me, but I have chosen you and I have appointed you [I have planted you], that you might go and bear fruit and keep on bearing, and that your fruit may be lasting [that it may remain, abide], so that whatever you ask the Father in My Name [as [a]presenting all that I Am], He may give it to you.” John 15:16 AMPC
In previous blogs we have discussed God’s Word and the power it gives us to create. This power is provided through the love and refuge we are given during the creative process. In the middle of it all, faith is needed to successfully create.
Faith is for everyone. By comparing our faith with others, we look at the Word of God as a limited resource. If it is by God’s Word that the earth was created, and everyone enjoys the fruit of it, it is ludicrous to believe that God’s Word has limitations on His children's lives.
Productivity requires faith. In order to believe this, you must have an abundant mindset. Jesus said “whatever you ask the Father in My name, He may give it to you.” To translate, it is out of the abundance of God that He gives to us. Through Jesus, there is more than enough to supply every work that you need to accomplish.
In recent memory, what have you needed during your creative process?
In the abundance of who God is, what are you asking of Him?
These two questions help us understand the type of trust we have in the power of God’s Word. And if we int