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Introducing Nicole Ramirez
Hello my name is Nicole and it mean victory of the people, victorious one, and it origin is from Greece.
I am a photographer, author, as well as an artist. This is my first posting here in my blog, and over the next season, i will share from several different subjects so as to encourage you.  One goal I have and intend to accomplish is to share the trials, traumas, and just hard times that i have come through, that i made it this far and you can too.
So, let me start with as i said above....  My name is Nicole. I am adopted and found out as i was raised by my adoptive parents, that my name was given to my by my biological dad. I was born in the 50's, and even though now in the 21st century, when i was growing up there was not one other Nicole i even met, heard of, be it in my life or on television. I never heard the name Nicole anywhere at all.
I was raised by Mr & Mrs Stickler, my adoptive parents, and they adopted another kid, this time a boy, and now i had a brother. We moved ever so much and so i never really got established in a neighborhood, all but for once. 
My dad acquired cancer and died of it when i was 11. We moved back to Pennsylvania, so he could say goodbye to his blood family before he died. After his death we came back to California, and settled in
San Diego County, the home of my moms sister.  We settled in an rural area of the Eastern County, and we stayed in one place, and it was nice to go to one school my entire high school years.
Of course i saw some cute looking guys, and sorta would follow them around. Another guy became aware of me, especially as i started to go to sports events to take pictures. I decided to take photography, for i needed credits to graduate, and that seemed different and maybe fun.  By the end of my junior year, i started dating this guy who was watching me. He graduated that year and 2 years later i then graduated.  He then moved and got his own apartment and i invited myself to move in. Within several months a very good friend of mine, had a dream, and because of the dream, she begged me to watch Billy Graham crusade that weekend on the t.v. (i had gone to his crusades growing up, and watched his crusades lots of times).  So the weekend came and it was December of 1977. I watched the crusade and ended up curled up on the floor crying at the end when the invitation to accept Christ was given. Well that very night, i couldn't go to bed with my boyfriend, i just KNEW it was not good anymore. So i slept in the walk in closet. Within the next week, i moved home with my mom. (she now only had a one bedroom apartment, and my brother had left home).  Within several months my boyfriend whose name was Charles, well he came to invite me out on a date once again, and shared with me he was saved now.  Within 5 months i was engaged, and we got married in June 1979.
I got pregnant nearly immediately and had a son in June of 1980 and named him charles as well. I now called my husband Charlie. The next 20 years were basically 2 more kids, who were boys, and several apartments too.
In 2002 my mom died, and within a year i started looking for my birth mom.  It was (I think) in 2005 that i found my birth dad. I found him for i had always known we had the new paper article in which it was shared the details of my situation..........
Details will be given in the next posting on my blog...........


Saturday, October 11, 2014

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In a vision I keep seeing a steak cooking. The Spirit says; the natural inclination is to cut off the fat before the steak has begun to cook, so many try to do the same spiritually. But as you begin to offer your lives on the altar, I leave the fat on, I leave and "let" the troubles, the trials, and the things that make you tender towards Me. All of those things that you would cut away, those are the things that I allow in your life to make you tender. Those very things that you would cut away are the very things that I use to cause you to draw closer to Me, to cause you to seek Me, to make you stand regardless. So that once you have gone through the difficult times, your faith will arise, and you will let nothing deter your heart from Me any longer. These are some of the things that I use, says the Lord, I use those things to build your God-character, the man and the woman that will be like Me.

So, even though you pray, and yes you should pray and come against every temptation, every trial, every test, but know that I am using some of these to cause you to grow up, to cause you to have a tender heart towards Me, to develop great endurance and patience with joy. To develop ears to hear Me and know Me, to be sensitive towards Me. Be discerning and know that even as you stand against the attacks of the enemy, know the things that he means for your harm, I turn and use them for your good and growth. Be wise and understand that at the right time when your heart is very tender, I cut those things away, little by little so that you will be tender towards Me and Me alone and. You will have the season of your Father God throughout your very life.

This is My plan and this is My desire for you. Never forget that everything that has come across your life, has been noted by Me, so if you will let Me, I will use it to make you tender, to make you more flavorful, to make your more seasoned like Me. It is My plan and it is My purpose, though the enemy means those things to destroy you, I turn them to your good!

"For this reason, since the day we heard about you, we have not stopped praying for you. We continually ask God to fill you with the knowledge of his will through all the wisdom and understanding that the Spirit gives, so that you may live a life worthy of the Lord and please him in every way: bearing fruit in every good work, growing in the knowledge of God, being strengthened with all power according to his glorious might so that you may have great endurance and patience, and giving joyful thanks to the Father, who has qualified you to share in the inheritance of his holy people in the kingdom of light." (Col. 1:9-12)
"He has made everything beautiful in its time. He also has planted eternity in men’s hearts and minds [a divinely implanted sense of a purpose working through the ages which nothing under the sun but God alone can satisfy], yet so that men cannot find out what God has done from the beginning to the end." (Eccles. 3:11)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Blood Moon October 8th 2014

Just a beautiful time as I awoke at 2:37 am this morning and had already slept 5 hours and looked out the window and noticed the eclipse had started!  I thought it was tonight....... and had misunderstood the fact that yes it was night time of October 8th, but at midnight the date changes, so if i hadn't woken up I would have missed it~  I don't have a huge lens and so that is why it is so small.  But I hope, declare, proclaim  I will get a better lens soon.   So here is the photograph ~~~~~~~  

Monday, October 6, 2014

Dance, Dance, Dance

Before I jump into the meat of this posting: I have been sorta secluded and going through &~(@!+)$#(, this last month and I discern it isn't over for most of us this season.  SOOOOOOO...... I do hear, discern the Lord communicating with me to DANCE, and that is something I would rather not do, it is very humbling to me, though humility is good. Guess it is time not to care about be humbled.  LOL.   Sooooooooo, I am connected with Glory of Zion, a church/ministry in Texas. http://www.gloryofzion.org/ .  I heard a song one sunday morning as John Dickson led it on his guitar. It was nice and several weeks later that song permeated my spirit/soul.  I don't have a video to share but here are the lyrics.....  and I share for many know how to dance and with all the warfare this season : Autumn 2014~~~, many of us should and better be a dancin!  Are you ready??  DANCE DANCE DANCE by John Dickson ©Glory of Zion
VERSE 1
Dm C
Out of my darkness, out of my pain
Bb A
A fire is burning that I can't contain
Dm C
Burning in my heart, burning in my veins
Bb Gm A
I'm awakened from my sleep and I won't be restrained

CHORUS 1
Dm C
Dance dance dance When the Spirit moves you
Am Dm
Dance dance dance On your enemy
Dm C Am
Dance dance dance Don't let fear stop your advance
Dm
Just dance dance dance

VERSE 2
Dm C
Zeal overflowing, my spirit flames
Bb A
My dance is proof that my praise has no shame
Dm C
I give you my all, Your word I proclaim
Bb Gm A
You're worthy of this dance, so I praise Your name---

CHORUS 2
Dance dance dance When the Spirit moves you
Dance dance dance On your enemy
Dance dance dance Don't let your fears stop you
Dance dance dance Put your heel on the enemy's head

Dance dance dance Just let your faith move you
Dance dance dance The choice is up to you
Dance dance dance Don't let fear stop your advance
Just dance dance dance
BRIDGE
Dm vamp
Gonna move my feet to a different beat
Gonna move my feet to a different beat
Gonna put my heel on the serpents head
Dm C Bb A 
I leave him for dead, leave him for dead



Thursday, September 4, 2014

A time to learn........................

Here recently I have been hit by a demonic spirit, and thought that because it overcame me in an area, that there was an area THAT I had not given to God, and I am a "why" person, so just couldn't grasp why since I have been saved since 1977, that a spirit could still be in possession somehow. It has been revealed to me, that what I experienced last week, was not possession, but just oppression. Some christian friends/acquaintances, have let me know that I shouldn't be having these issues in my life.
The last couple of days, I have grasped of the Lord, that I like to "do, do, do"; things.  I also abhor waiting, I like to DO so I don't have to wait. Many a time in the past, when I wait, that which I wait on, rarely comes to pass, unless I chase after it! I am grasping with the fear of the Lord on it, to wait and  let GOD Do, for if I do, well , I don't want to know what could happen. Many of God's people are in a time of intense testing by HIM, and my prayer is that : 1. you will know what the test is on  2. that you will be compliant to that which you are being tested in.
ME?  I pray for someone maybe once or twice and give the request to God. I rarely intercede anything, or anyone in my prayer life. That again is time for me to step up to the plate and bat/intercede/pray for many a person as Holy Spirit brings them to mind. To everything there is a season and this season for many of us is a time to learn "whatever" Holy Spirit wants us to learn.   I am learning to quit doing, to wait, and to pray/intercede greater than ever.  We all are in a time of breakthrough, what are you to breakthrough in? What is your breakthrough? What are you going to be victorious in? May your/our focus be our Saviour: JESUS CHRIST and not the situation, not the darts, not the problem, may we be aware of the ugly, but not FOCUSED on it!     Soooooooooooooooooooooooooo, in so sharing my breakthrough, my dilemna , contact me wingsofhealing@cox.net  with your prayer request, and I will write down your name, your request, and WAIT, until we get that prayer answered!!  Just think if we would all work together , that God could use us just like

Romans 8:28 states:

And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.



Looking forward to this season we have entered. I/we will/have come to a new level, in the name of JESUS CHRIST, amen and hallelujah!   Shalom
wingsofhealing@cox.net 

Northwest Prophetic: I Heard John Wimber Declare: “Come Again Holy Spirit!”

Northwest Prophetic: I Heard John Wimber Declare: “Come Again Holy Spirit!”

Sunday, August 24, 2014

II SAMUEL 22 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

THE LORD IS MY ROCK, MY FORTRESS, AND MY SAVIOUR: MY GOD, IN WHOM I FIND PROTECTION. HE IS MY SHIELD, THE POWER THAT SAVES ME, AND MY PLACE OF SAFETY. HE IS MY REFUGE, MY SAVIOR, THE ONE WHO SAVES ME FROM VIOLENCE. I CALLED ON THE LORD, WHO IS WORTHY OF PRAISE, AND HE SAVE ME FROM MY ENEMIES.
THE WAVES OF DEATH OVERWHELMED ME; FLOODS OF DESTRUCTION SWEPT OVER ME. tHE GRAVE WRAPPED IT’S ROPES AROUND MEL DEATH LAID A TRAP IN MY PATH. BUT IN MY DISTRESS I CRIED OUT TO THE LORD; YES I CRIED TO MY GOD FOR HELP. HE HEARD ME FROM HIS SANCTUARY; MY CRY REACHED HIS EARS.
THEN THE EARTH QUAKED AND TREMBLED. THE FOUNDATIONS OF THE HEAVENS SHOOK; THEY QUAKED BECAUSE OF HIS ANGER. SMOKE POURED OUT OF HIS NOSTRILS; FIERCE FLAMES LEAPED FROM HIS MOUTH. GLOWING COALS BLAZED FORTH FROM HIM. HE OPENED THE HEAVENS AND CAME DOWN; DARK STORM CLOUDS WERE BENEATH HIS FEET. MOUNTED ON A MIGHTY ANGELIC BEING, HE FLEW, SOARING ON THE WINGS OF THE WIND. HE SHROUDED HIMSELF IN DARKNESS, VEILING HIS APPROACH WITH DENSE RAIN CLOUDS. A GREAT BRIGHTNESS SHONE AROUND HIM, AND BURNING COALS BLAZED FORTH. THE LORD THUNDERED FROM HEAVEN; THE VOICE OF THE MOST HIGH RESOUNDED. HE SHOT ARROWS AND SCATTERED HIS ENEMIES; HIS LIGHTNING FLASHED, AND THEY WERE CONFUSED. THEN AT THE COMMAND OF THE LORD, AT THE BLAST OF HIS BREATH, THE BOTTOM OF THE SEA COULD BE SEEN, AND THE FOUNDATIONS OF THE EARTH WERE LAID BARE. HE REACHED DOWN FROM HEAVEN AND RESCUED ME; HE DREW ME OUT OF DEEP WATERS. HE RESCUED ME FROM MY POWERFUL ENEMIES, FROM THOSE WHO HATED ME AND WERE TOO STRONG FOR ME. THEY ATTACKED ME AT A MOMENT WHEN I WAS IN DISTRESS, BUT THE LORD SUPPORTED ME. HE LED ME TO A PLACE OF SAFETY; HE RESCUED ME, FOR HE DELIGHTS IN ME. THE LORD REWARDED ME FOR DOING RIGHT; HE RESTORED ME BECAUSE OF MY INNOCENCE. FOR I HAVE KEPT THE WAYS OF THE LORD; I HAVE NOT TURNED FROM MY GOD TO FOLLOW EVIL. I HAVE FOLLOWED ALL HIS REGULATIONS; I HAVE NEVER ABANDONED HIS DECREES. I AM BLAMELESS BEFORE GOD; I HAVE KEPT MYSELF FROM SIN. THE LORD REWARDED ME FOR DOING RIGHT. HE HAS SEEN MY INNOCENCE.
TO THE FAITHFUL YOU SHOW YOURSELF FAITHFUL, TO THOSE WITH INTEGRITY YOU SHOW INTEGRITY. TO THE PURE YOU SHOW YOURSELF PURE, BUT TO THE WICKED YOU SHOW YOURSELF HOSTILE. YOU RESCUE THE HUMBLE, BUT YOUR EYES WATCH THE PROUD AND HUMILIATE THEM. O LORD, YOU ARE MY LAMP. THE LORD LIGHT UP MY DARKNESS. IN YOUR STRENGTH I CAN CRUSH AN ARMY; WITH MY GOD I CAN SCALE ANY WALL. GOD’S WAY IS PERFECT. ALL THE LORD’S PROMISES PROVE TRUE. HE IS A SHIELD FOR ALL WHO LOOK TO HIM FOR PROTECTION. FOR WHO IS GOD EXCEPT THE LORD? WHO BUT OUR GOD IS A SOLID ROCK? GOD IS MY STRONG FORTRESS, AND HE MAKES MY WAY PERFECT. HE MAKES ME AS SUREFOOTED AS A DEER, ENABLING ME TO STAND ON MOUNTAIN HEIGHTS. HE TRAINS MY HANDS FOR BATTLE; HE STRENGTHENS MY ARM TO DRAW A BRONZE BOW. YOU HAVE GIVEN ME YOUR SHIELD OF VICTORY; YOUR HELP HAS MADE ME GREAT. YOU HAVE MADE A WIDE PATH FOR MY FEET, TO KEEP THEM FROM SLIPPING. I CHASED MY ENEMIES AND DESTROYED THEM; I DID NOT STOP UNTIL THEY WERE CONQUERED. I CONSUMED THEM; I STRUCK THEM DOWN SO THEY DID NOT GET UP; THEY FELL BENEATH MY FEET. YOU HAVE ARMED ME WITH STRENGTH FOR THE BATTLE; YOU HAVE SUBDUED MY ENEMIES UNDER MY FEET. YOU PLACE MY FOOT ON THEIR NECKS. I HAVE DESTROYED ALL WHO HAVE HATED ME. THEY LOOKED FOR HELP, BUT NO ONE CAME THEIR RESCUE. THEY EVEN CRIED TO THE LORD, BUT HE REFUSED TO ANSWER. I GROUND THEM AS FINE AS THE DUST OF THE EARTH; I TRAMPLED THEM IN THE GUTTER LIKE DIRT. YOU GAVE ME VICTORY OVER MY ACCUSERS. YOU PRESERVED ME AS THE RULE OVER NATIONS; PEOPLE I DON’T EVEN KNOW NOW SERVE ME. FOREIGN NATIONS CRINGE BEFORE ME; AS SOON AS THEY HEAR OF ME, HEY SUBMIT. THEY ALL LOSE THEIR COURAGE AND COME TREMBLING FROM THEIR STRONGHOLDS. THE LORD LIVES! PRAISE TO MY ROCK! MAY GOD, THE ROCK OF MY SALVATION, BE EXALTED! hE IS THE GOD WHO PAYS BACK THOSE WHO HARM ME; HE BRINGS DOWN THE NATIONS UNDER ME AND BELIEVERS ME FROM MY ENEMIES. YOU HOLD ME SAFE BEYOND THE REACH OF MY ENEMIES; YOU SAVE ME FROM VIOLENT OPPONENTS. FOR THIS O LORD, I WILL PRAISE YOU AMONG THE NATIONS; I WILL SING PRAISES TO YOUR NAME. YOU GIVE GREAT VICTORIES TO YOUR KING; YOU SHOW UNFAILING LOVE TO YOUR ANOINTED TO DAVID AND ALL HIS DESCENDANT FOREVER.
THOUGH I REALIZE THIS IS DAVID’S WORDS/PSALM, I DECLARE IT OVER ME, GOD’S ANOINTED, AND NOW YOU CAN TOO!