In Isaiah 59:13-21, the bible explains a scenario of great difficulty for God’s people. Evil completely took over the land.
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It takes the anointing of the Holy Spirit to start and finish strong. Without the anointing, what you started strong may suddenly gather storms. Storms will eventually pour down rain, and continuous rain will definitely cause a flood. And trust me, without the anointing, you can’t do anything against a flood.