Jesus worked an eye-opening miracle among amazed onlookers and disciples. He took a few pieces of bread and fish and fed thousands of hungry people. And then, they took up twelve baskets of remains. Remains. Signs from miracles past that fuels faith for future struggles. Remains. Baskets of blessings that curb the curses of the enemy. Remains. Encouragement for the moments when condemnation would tell you God has never done anything for you.
Having an underlined verse in the Word of God, a promised filled text that ministered to you in the past, is like having some remains for revival. Revisiting sacred altars, soul inspiring messages, and letters of empowerment from a friend; these are Remains for Revival.
Take these fragments of faith (and sometimes even failure) and feed yourself on future occasions when the soul is hungry for God. Know that your life, often in pieces, will provide a path for others to follow. They will see how God uses even the most inefficient of us; how God puts the broken pieces together to minister mercy to others. Listen now…