| The Book
of Esther teaches us many lessons, but one particular aspect is the
preparation Esther and the other young women were willing to undergo to
be acceptable to the king. During the time of Queen Esther there
was a purification process that the young women participated in.
In chapter 2 vs 12 the book of Esther tells us the process involved 6
months of sweet odors and spices, perfumes and other things for
The aroma of Christ is a fragrance which is pleasing to God. Our
goal is simply that , to be acceptable and pleasing to the King.
Just like when we wear our favorite perfume, lotion or body spray, the
fragrance lingers about us, where others are able to notice the sweet
smelling aroma. We want to leave an aroma of Jesus Christ, in the
air so that others will notice his presence in our lives.
lesson, topic, workshop and session is symbolic of the preparation and
the process that the young women experienced back then, the difference
is they are being spiritually prepared for the King of Kings and the
Lord of Lords.
To be able to
experience this growth and
development is awesome, not just for the young woman but for her family
who also observes this metamorphous.
Mentor Ministries is a tool that God uses for such a time as this.
The apostle Paul said, "Some
plant, some water but it is God who gives the increase." So
we thank you in advance for allowing us to team with you in your
daughter's lives. We are planting at times and watering at
- But it is God who will increase their wisdom and knowledge of Him,
it is God who will increase the power of the Holy Spirit in their lives
- And yes it is God that develops them into who they were called to