If you do not arise to your destiny and calling, other key leaders will also not arise.” 

I heard these words from the Lord about four years ago.

 “Lord, what do you mean?” He took me to the life of Deborah, judge of Israel. Barak arose to his destiny when Deborah arose to her destiny. 



“And Barak said to her, ‘If you will go with me, then I will go, but if you will not go with me, I will not go.'”
Judges 4:8

Did it cost Deborah something? Yes! She had to choose to be selfless, to put her own life on the line for others, to be a risk-taker! BUT she knew she had heard the voice of the Lord, and she chose to be confident in Him.  And the victory came…