"Favor and Prophetic Authority
by John Paul Jackson
God began teaching me things more than 30 years ago that I am now able to understand and implement. We cannot despise His training process, because even though it may seem rough right now, it will end up helping us. “For who has despised the day of small things” (Zechariah 4:10)? Anytime God gives us revelation we do not yet have the favor or ability to address, He isn't necessarily giving us that revelation so we can act on it right away. He is giving it to us to teach us something, and when we are being taught something, in most cases it is not for that day. It is for a day to come. It could be for six months, a year or 10 years later—and in the waiting process, we learn His ways."
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