“For He shall give His angels charge over you, to keep you in all your ways” (Psalm 91:11).
Our family is a bigger one. In our family angels are there; Cherubim are there; Seraphim are there. They are waiting to help you as the spirit of servant. They stand as warriors to fight for you.
One sister had a vision of numerous angels staying in her home. She also found them sitting lazy. She wanted them to be active and hence she knelt down and began to pray. “Lord, make these angels go around my residence and protect me.” Immediately the angels who were lazy till that point of time rose up and began to move briskly. They went around that house and guarded.
“Are they not all ministering spirits sent forth to minister for those who will inherit salvation?” (Hebrews 1:14). Ps. Richard Umbrand poses this question to us. ‘Will you toil in the kitchen after permitting your servant to sit on the sofa and watch the television programmes? Your answer will be a ‘no’. Is it not? When God has given numerous angels with spirit of serving, you will be the loser if you not make use of them.
Once he was put in a cell located at 30 feet deep. There he rendered messages to the angels and asked them to Carry the messages to the believers in the outer world. Every week he was sending such messages to the believers through the angels. After fourteen years he was released from the prison and after coming out he collected all the messages from the angels and published them as books.
Dear children of God, the angels are with you. In those days the King Hezekiah was unable to oppose the Assyrians and God sent one and only angel to help him. He rose, leaped into the Assyrian forces and killed one lakh and eighty five thousand warriors.
When Peter had been put behind the bars, angels broke open the doors of the jail and asked him to stand in the temple and speak to the people all the words of this life (Acts 5:19, 20). When Paul and Silas worshipped the Lord in the prison “Suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the foundations of the prison were shaken; and immediately all the doors were opened and everyone’s chains were loosed” (Acts 16:26).
To meditate: “The Lord of hosts is with us; the God of Jacob is our refuge” (Psalm 46:7)