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  • ACID - Bitter, offense, carrying a grudge, hatred, sarcasm.
  • ALLIGATOR - Ancient, evil out of the past (through inherited or personal sin), danger, destruction, evil spirit.
  • ALTAR - A symbol for sacrifice and for incense.
  • ANCHOR - Representation of safety and hope.
  • ARM - Represents God's power and strength.
  • ARMOR - A symbol of warfare.
  • ASHES - Memories, repentance, ruin, destruction.
  • AUTOMOBILE - Life, person, ministry.
  • AUTUMN - End, completion, change, repentance.
  • AXE - Represents warfare and judgment.
  • BABY - New beginning, new idea, dependent, helpless, innocent, sin.
  • BALANCE(S) - Represents judgment.
  • BARN - Symbol for blessings.
  • BAT - Witchcraft, unstable, flighty, fear.
  • BEARD - Represents old age and wisdom.
  • BEAVER - Industrious, busy, diligent, clever, ingenious.
  • BED - Rest, salvation, meditation, intimacy, peace, covenant (marriage, natural or evil), self-made.
  • BICYCLE - Works, works of the flesh, legalism, self-righteousness, working out life's difficulties, messenger.
  • BIRD - Symbol of spirits, good or evil, see the parable of Jesus on the birds.
  • BLACK - Symbol of famine and death.
  • BLOOD - Symbol for sacrifice and for life (life is in the blood).
  • BLUE - Symbol of Heaven.
  • BOW - Usually represents judgment.
  • BREAD - Represents life.
  • BRICK - Represents slavery and human effort.
  • BRIDLE - Symbol of restraint, control.
  • BROTHER-IN-LAW - Partiality or adversary, fellow minister, problem relationship, partner, oneself, natural brother-in-law.
  • BROWN - Dead (as in plant life), repentant, born again, without spirit.
  • BULL - Persecution, spiritual warfare, opposition, accusation, slander, threat, economic increase.
  • BUTTERFLY - Freedom, flighty, fragile, temporary glory.
  • CAMEL - Represents servanthood, bearing the burden of others.
  • CANDLE - Symbol of light (Holy Spirit or the spirit of man).
  • CANDLESTICK - Represents the Church.
  • CAT - Self-willed, untrainable,predator, unclean spirit, bewitching charm, stealthy, sneaky, deception, self-pity, something precious in the context of a personal pet.
  • CATERPILLAR - Represents judgment and destructive powers.
  • CENSER - Symbol of intercession and worship
  • CHAIN - Symbol of binding, oppression, punishment.
  • CHICKEN - Fear, cowardliness; hen can be protection, gossip, motherhood; rooster can be boasting, bragging, proud; chick can be defenseless, innocent.
  • CIRCLE - Symbol of eternity.
  • CITY - Symbol of security, safety, permanency, (cities of refuge).
  • CLOUD & FIERY PILLAR - Represents Divine presence, covering and guidance.
  • COLT - Represents bearing burden of others or could be a portrayal of stubbornness.
  • CORN (Oil and Wine) - Represents blessings of God.
  • CROW (raven) - Confusion, outspoken, operating in envy or strife, hateful, direct path, unclean, God's minister of justice or provision.
  • CUP - Symbol of life, health, or could represent death and evil.
  • CYMBAL - Symbol of vibration, praise, worship.
  • DEER - Graceful, swift, sure-footed, agile, timid.
  • DESERT - Desolation, temptation, solitude.
  • DOG - Unbelievers, religious hypocrites.
  • DOOR - An opening, entrance.
  • DOVE - Holy Spirit.
  • DRAGON - Satan.
  • DREAMING - A message within a message, aspiration, vision.
  • DROWNING - Overcome,self-pity, depression, grief, sorrow, temptation, excessive debt.
  • DRUGS - Influence, spell, sorcery, witchcraft, control, legalism, medicine, healing.
  • EIGHT - New beginnings.
  • EIGHT-EIGHT-EIGHT - The first resurrection saints.
  • ELEPHANT - Invincible or thick-skinned, not easily offended, powerful, large.
  • ELEVATOR - Changing position, going into the spirit realm, elevated, demoted.
  • ELEVEN - Incompleteness, disorder.
  • EYE(S) - Omniscience, knowledge, sight, insight, foresight.
  • FACE - Character, countenance.
  • FALLING - Unsupported, loss of support (financial, moral, public), trial, succumb, backsliding.
  • FATHER - Authority, God, author, originator, source, inheritance, tradition, custom, Satan, natural father.
  • FATHER-IN-LAW - Law, authoritative relationship based on law, legalism, problem authoritative relationship, natural father-in-law.
  • FEATHERS - Covering, protection.
  • FEET - Heart, walk, way, thoughts (meditation), offense, stubborn (unmovable), rebellion (kicking), sin.
  • FIFTY - Symbol of liberty, freedom, Pentecost.
  • FIG - Relates to Israel as a nation.
  • FIG LEAVES - Self-atonement, self-made coverings.
  • FINGER - Feeling, sensitivity, discernment, conviction, works, accusation (as in pointing a finger), instruction.
  • FIRE - Presence of God, Holiness of God, purifying, testing.
  • FIVE - God's grace to man, responsibility of man.
  • FISH - Souls of men.
  • FLIES - Evil spirits,filth of satan's kingdom. Beelzebub - "Lord of the flies."
  • FLOOD - Judgment on sin and violence (The flood from Noah's time).
  • FLOWER - Fading glory of man.
  • FOREST - Symbol of nations.
  • FORTRESS - protection, a stronghold.
  • FORTY - Symbol of testing, trial, closing in victory or defeat (Israel in Wilderness and Jesus on the desert).
  • FORTY-TWO - Israel's oppression, the Lord's advent to the earth.
  • FORTY-FIVE - Preservation.
  • FOUNTAIN - Source of life, refreshing.
  • FOUR - Represents worldwide, universal (as in 4 corners of the earth).
  • FOURTEEN - Passover, time of testing.
  • FOX - Cunning, evil men.
  • FRIEND - Self, the character or circumstance of one's friend reveals something about oneself; sometimes one friend represents another (look for the same name, initials, hair color); sometimes represents actual friend.
  • FROG - Demons, unclean spirits.
  • GARDEN - Growth and fertility.
  • GATE - A way of entrance, power, authority.
  • GOLD - Kingship, kingdom glory, God or gods.
  • GRANDCHILD - Heir, oneself, inherited blessing or iniquity, one's spiritual legacy, actual grandchild.
  • GRANDPARENT - past,spiritual inheritance (good or evil), actual grandparent.
  • GRAPES - Fruit of the vine, cup of the Lord.
  • GRASS - Frailty of the flesh.
  • GRASSHOPPER - Destruction
  • GREEN - Prosperity, growth, life.
  • HAMMER - Word of God.
  • HAND - Symbol of strength, power, action, possession.
  • HARP - Praise, worship to God.
  • HEAD - Authority, thoughts, mind.
  • HEART - Emotions, motivation, desires.
  • HELMET - Protection for thoughts, mind.
  • HEN - One who gathers, protects.
  • HILLS - Elevation, high, loftiness.
  • HORN - Power, strength, defense.
  • HORSE - Power, strength, conquest.
  • HOUSE - Home, dwelling place, the Church.
  • INCENSE - Prayer, intercessions and worship.
  • JEWELS - People of God.
  • KEY - Authority, power to bind or loose, lock or unlock.
  • KISS - Agreement, covenant, enticement, betrayal, covenant breaker, deception, seduction, friend.
  • KNEE - Reverence, humility.
  • LADDER - Christ connecting Heaven and earth.
  • LAMB - Humility, the Church, Christ.
  • LEAD - Weight, wickedness, sin, burden, judgment, fool, foolishness.
  • LEAF - Life amidst prosperity.
  • LEGS - Man's walk, man's strength.
  • LEOPARD - Swiftness, usually associated with vengeance.
  • LILIES - Beauty, majesty.
  • LION -Royalty and Kingship bravery, confidence.
  • LIPS - Witness.
  • MECHANIC - Minister,Christ, prophet, pastor, counselor.
  • MICE - Devourer, curse, plague, timid.
  • MILD - Foundational truth, nourishment.
  • MIRROR - God's Word or one's heart, looking at oneself, looking back, memory, past, vanity.
  • MISCARRIAGE - Abort, failure, loss, repentance, unjust judgment.
  • MONEY - Power, provision, wealth, natural talents and skills, spiritual riches, power, authority, trust in human strength, covetousness.
  • MONKEY - Foolishness, clinging, mischief, dishonesty, addiction.
  • MOON - Symbol of light in darkness, sign of the Son of Man.
  • MOTH - Symbol of destruction.
  • MOTHER - Source, Church, love, kindness, spiritual or natural mother.
  • MOTHER-IN-LAW - Legalism, meddler, trouble, natural mother-in-law.
  • MOUNTAIN - Kingdoms, dignity, permanence.
  • MOUTH - Witness, good or evil.
  • NAIL - Security, establish.
  • NECK - Force, loveliness, or inflexibility, meekness, rebellion.
  • NEST - Home, place to dwell.
  • NET - Symbol of a catcher as in the parables, catching men.
  • NINE - Judgment, finality.
  • NINETEEN - Barren, ashamed, repentant, selflessness, without self-righteousness; faith.
  • NOSE - Breath, discernment.
  • NUDITY - Uncovered or flesh, self-justification, self-righteousness, impure, ashamed, stubborn, temptation, lust, sexual control, exhibitionism, truth, honest, nature.
  • OIL - Holy Spirit, anointing.
  • ONE - God as a unity and as a source, new beginnings.
  • ONE HUNDRED - Fullness, full measure, full recompense, full reward; God's election of grace, children of promise.
  • ONE HUNDRED NINETEEN - The resurrection day; Lord's day.
  • ONE HUNDRED TWENTY - End of all flesh, beginning of life in the Spirit; divine period of probation.
  • ONE HUNDRED FORTY-FOUR - God's ultimate in creation.
  • ONE HUNDRED FIFTY THREE - Revival, ingathering, final harvest of souls.
  • ORANGE - Danger, great jeopardy, harm; a common color combination is orange and black, which usually signifies great evil or danger; bright or fire orange can be power, force, energy.
  • ONE THOUSAND - Maturity, full stature, mature service, mature judgment; divine completeness and the glory of God.
  • OVEN - Testing, or judgment.
  • PALACE - heaven, royalty.
  • PALM TREE - Victory, worship.
  • PASTURE - Places of spiritual nourishment.
  • PEARL - Spiritual truth.
  • PEN/PENCIL - Tongue, indelible words, covenant, agreement, contract, vow, publish, record, permanent, unforgettable, gossip.
  • PIG - Ignorance, hypocrisy, religious unbelievers, unclean people, selfish, gluttonous, vicious, vengeful.
  • PILLAR - Strength, steadfastness, assistance.
  • PINK - Flesh, sensual, immoral, moral (as in a heart of flesh); chaste, a female infant.
  • PIT - Prison, oppression.
  • PLUMBLINE - Standards of God, measuring of a life.
  • PLOW - Breaking new ground.
  • PREGNANCY - In process, sin or righteousness in process, desire, anticipation, expectancy.
  • PUMPKIN - Witchcraft, deception, snare, witch, trick.
  • PURPLE - Royalty, wealth, prosperity.
  • RABBIT - Increase, fast growth, multiplication; hare can be satan or his evil spirits.
  • RACCOON - Mischief, night raider, rascal, thief, bandit, deceitful.
  • RAIN - Blessing, God's Word and revival.
  • RAINBOW - Covenant.
  • RAM - Sacrifice.
  • RAVEN - Evil, satan.
  • RED - Suffering, sacrifice or sin.
  • RINGS - Revival, refreshing.
  • RIVER - Revival, refreshing.
  • ROACH - Infestation, unclean spirits, hidden sin.
  • ROBE - Covering, royalty.
  • ROCK - Christ our rock, stability.
  • ROD - Rule, correction, guidance.
  • ROOF - Covering, oversight.
  • ROOT - Spiritual source, offspring.
  • ROPE - Binding, bondage.
  • ROSE - Christ and His Church.
  • RUBIES - Value, worth, significance.
  • SALT - Incorruptibility, preserve from corruption, covenant.
  • SAND - Similar to seed, generations.
  • SAPPHIRE - Beauty, value.
  • SCORPION - Evil spirits, evil men; pinch of pain.
  • SEA - Wicked nations.
  • SERPENT - Satan and evil spirits.
  • SEVEN - Completeness, perfection.
  • SEVENTEEN - Spiritual order, incomplete, immature, undeveloped, childish, victory.
  • SEVENTY - Number of increase, perfected ministry.
  • SHEEP - Chant, the people of God, innocent.
  • SHIELD - Sign of protection.
  • SHOE - Sign of walking, protection for your walk.
  • SHOULDER - Bearing the burden of another, authority, rulership.
  • SISTER - Spiritual sister, Church, self, natural sister.
  • SIX-SIX-SIX - Sign of the Mark of the Beast, Antichrist.
  • SIXTEEN - Free-spirited, without boundaries, without law, without sin, salvation; love.
  • SIXTY - Pride.
  • SIXTY-SIX - Idol worship.
  • SIX HUNDRED - Warfare.
  • SKINS - Covering.
  • SMOKE - Blinding power.
  • SNOW - Spotlessness, radiance.
  • SPARROW - Small value but precious.
  • SPRING - New beginning, revival, fresh start, renewal, regeneration, salvation, refreshing.
  • STARS - Israel, generations.
  • STEPS - Signs of spiritual progress.
  • STONE - Might, permanence.
  • STORMS - Misfortune, difficulty, trials.
  • SUMMER - Harvest, opportunity, trial, heat of affliction.
  • SUN - Glory, brightness, light, Christ.
  • SWORD - Scriptures, Christ.
  • TEETH - Consuming power.
  • TEN - Law and order.
  • TENT - A temporary covering, not a permanent home.
  • TIGER - Danger, powerful minister (both good and evil).
  • TIN - Dross, waste, worthless, cheap, purification.
  • THIRTEEN - Sign of rebellion, backsliding, apostasy.
  • THIRTY - Maturity for ministry.
  • THIRTY-TWO - Covenant.
  • THIRTY-THREE - Promise.
  • THIRTY-FOUR - Naming of a son.
  • THIRTY-FIVE - Hope.
  • THIRTY-SIX - Enemy.
  • THIRTY-SEVEN - The Word of God.
  • THIRTY-EIGHT - Slavery.
  • THIRTY-NINE - Disease.
  • THREE-HUNDRED - Faithful remnant (Gideon's army).
  • TONGUE - Language, speech.
  • TRAIN - Continuous, unceasing work, connected, fast, Church.
  • TRAP - Snare, danger, trick.
  • TREES - Nations, individuals, the Church.
  • TUNNEL - Passage, transition, way of escape, troubling experience, trial, hope.
  • TWELVE - Divine government, apostolic government.
  • TWENTY-ONE - Exceeding sinfulness, of sin.
  • TWENTY-FOUR - Symbol of Priesthood courses and order.
  • TWENTY-TWO - Light.
  • TWENTY-THREE - Death.
  • TWENTY-FIVE - The forgiveness of sins.
  • TWENTY-SIX - The gospel of Christ.
  • TWENTY-SEVEN - Preaching of the Gospel.
  • TWENTY-EITHT - Eternal life.
  • TWENTY-NINE - Departure.
  • TWO - Sign for witness, testimony, or unity.
  • TWO HUNDRED - Insufficiency.
  • VAN - Family (natural or Church), family ministry, fellowship.
  • VINE - Symbol for Israel, Christ and His Church.
  • VULTURE - Sign of uncleanness and devourer.
  • WALL- Fortification, division, refuge.
  • WATCH - Prophetic, intercession, being on guard.
  • WATERS - Nations of earth; agitation, under-currents, cross-currents.
  • WELL - Places of refreshment, source of water of life.
  • WHEEL - Transport, a circle, speed, spiritual activity.
  • WINTER - Barren, death, dormant, waiting, cold, unfriendly.
  • WHIRLWIND - Hurricane, sweeping power, unable to resist.
  • WIND - Breath of life, power of God.
  • WINDOW - Blessings of Heaven, openness.
  • WINE - Holy Spirit.
  • WINE-SKIN - Spiritual structure.
  • WINGS - Protection, spiritual transport.
  • WOLF - Satan and evil, false ministries, and teachers.
  • WOMAN - Church, virgin or harlot.
  • WOOD - humanity.
  • WRESTLING - Striving, deliverance, resistance, persistence, trial, tribulation, spirit attempting to gain control.
  • YELLOW - Gift, marriage, family, honor, deceitful gift, timidity, fear, cowardliness.
  • YOKE - Servitude, slavery, or fellowship.

DIRECTIONS

  • EAST - Beginning: Law (therefore blessed or cursed); birth; first Genesis 11:2; Job 38:24.
  • FRONT - Future or Now: (As in FRONT YARD); In the presence of; prophecy; immediate; current. Genesis 6:11; Revelation 1:19.
  • NORTH - Spiritual: Judgment; heaven; spiritual warfare (as in "taking your inheritance"). Proverbs 25:23; Jeremiah 1:13-14.
  • LEFT - Spiritual: Weakness (of man), and therefore God's strength or ability; rejected. (Left Turn = spiritual change). Judges 3:20-21; 2 Corinthians 12:9-10.
  • SOUTH - Natural: Sin; world; temptation; trial; flesh; corruption; deception. Joshua 10:40; Job 37:9.
  • RIGHT - Natural: Authority; power; the strength of man (flesh) or the power of God revealed through man; accepted. (Right Turn = natural change). Matthew 5:29a, 30a; 1 Peter 3:22.
  • WEST - End: Grace; death; last; conformed. Exodus 10:19; Luke 12:54.
  • BACK - Past: As in BACKYARD or BACKDOOR. Previous event or experience (good or evil); that which is behind (in time-for example, past sins or the sins of forefathers); unaware; unsuspecting; hidden; memory. Genesis 22:13; Joshua 8:4.

PEOPLE/RELATIVES/TRADES

  • BABY - New: Beginning; work; idea; the Church; sin; innocent; dependant; helpless; natural baby. 1 Corinthians 3:1; Isaiah 43:19.
  • CARPENTER - Builder: Preacher; evangelist; laborer (good or evil); Christ. 2 Kings 22:6; Isaiah 41:7.
  • DOCTOR - Healer: Christ; preacher; authority; medical doctor, when naturally interpreted. Mark 2:17; 2 Chronicles 16:12.
  • DRUNK - Influenced: Under a spell (i.e., under the influence of the Holy Spirit or a demon's spirit); controlled;fool; stubborn; rebellious; witchcraft. Ephesians 5:18; Proverbs 14:16.
  • EMPLOYER - Servants: pastor, Christ; satan; actual employer, when naturally interpreted. Colossians 3:22; 2 Peter 2:19.
  • GIANT - Strongman: Stronghold, challenge; obstacle; trouble. Numbers 13:32-33.
  • INDIAN - First: Flesh (as in "the old man")' firstborn; chief; fierce; savvy; native. Colossians 3:9; Genesis 49:3.
  • POLICE - Authority: Natural (civil) or spiritual authority (pastors, etc.), good or evil; protection; angels or demons; an enforcer of a curse of the Law. Romans 13:1; Luke 12:11.

VEHICLES AND PARTS

  • AIRPLANE - Person or work; The Church; ministry; oversight (Soaring=Moved by the Spirit). Habakkuk 1:8; Judges 13:25.
  • JET - Ministry or Minister: Powerful; fast. (Passenger jet = Church; Fighter = Individual person). Genesis 41:43; 2 Kings 10:16.
  • AUTOMOBILE - Life: Person; ministry (New car = New ministry or New way of life). Genesis 41:43; 2 Kings 10:16.
  • AUTO WRECK - Strife: Contention; conflict, calamity; mistake or sin in ministry (as in "failure to maintain right-of-way"). Nahum 2:4. BICYCLE - Works: Works of the flesh (not of faith); self-righteousness; messenger. Galatians 5:4; Galatians 5:19.
  • BOAT - Church or personal ministry: (Sailboat = moved by the Spirit; Powerboat = powerful or fast progress) Genesis 6:16; 1 Timothy 1:19. BRAKES - Stop: Hindrance; resist; wait. Acts 16:6-7; 2 Peter 2:14.
  • HELICOPTOR - Ministry: Personal; individual; the Church; versatile; stationary (when unmoving). 2 Timothy 4:2; Romans 8:14.
  • MOTORCYCLE - Individual: Personal ministry; independent; rebellion; selfish; pride; swift progress. 2 Peter 2:10; 1 Samuel 15:23.
  • PICKUP TRUCK - Work: Personal ministry or natural work. 1 Chronicles 13:7; Galatians 6:5.
  • REARVIEW MIRROR - Word: (Driving backward using the rearview mirror = operating by the letter of the Word instead of by God's Spirit); legalistic; looking back; 2 Corinthians 3:6; Genesis 19:26.
  • RAFT - Adrift: Without direction; aimless; powerless. Ephesians 4:14.
  • TRACTOR - Powerful work: Slow but powerful ministry. Acts 1:8; Acts 4:33.
  • TRACTOR-TRAILOR - Large burden: Ministry; powerful and/or large work (truck size is often in proportion to the burden or size of the work).

MISCELLANEOUS

  • ANKLES - Faith: Weak ankles = weak faith; unsupported; undependable. Ezekiel 47:3.
  • ARM - Strength or weakness: Savior; deliverer; helper; aid; reaching out. Isaiah 52:10; Psalm 136:12.
  • BANK - Secure: Church; dependable; safe; saved; sure (as in "you can bank on it"); reserved in Heaven. Luke 19:23; Matthew 6:20.
  • BINOCULARS - Insight: Understanding; prophetic vision; future event. John 16:13; 2 Corinthians 3:13, 16.
  • BLEEDING - Wounded: Hurt, naturally or emotionally; dying spiritually; offended; gossip; unclean. Psalm 147:3; Proverbs 18:8.
  • BLOOD TRANSFUSION - Change: Regeneration; salvation; deliverance. Titus 3:5; Romans 12:2.
  • BRIDGE- Faith: Trial; way; joined. Genesis 32:22; 1 Corinthians 10:13.
  • BUTTER - Works: Doing (or not doing) the Word or will of God; deceptive motives; words; smooth. Psalm 55:21; Proverbs 30:33.
  • CALENDAR - Time: Date: event; appointment. Hosea 6:11.
  • CARDS - Facts: Honesty (as in "putting all your cards on the table"); truth; expose or reveal; dishonest; cheat; deceitful. Romans 12:17.
  • CARNIVAL - Worldly: Exhibitionism; divination; competition. Acts 16:16; Luke 21:34. CHAIR - Position: Seat of authority; rest. Esther 3:1; Revelations 13:2.
  • CHECK - Faith: The currency of the Kingdom of God; provision; trust. Hebrews 11:1; Mark 4:40.
  • CHOKING - Hinder: Stumbling over something (as in "that's too much to swallow"); hatred or anger (as in "I could choke him!") Mark 4:19.
  • CHRISTMAS- Gift: Season of rejoicing; spiritual gifts; a surprise; good will. Luke 11:13; 1 Corinthians 14:1.
  • CLOSET - Private: Personal, prayer; secret sin; hidden. Matthew 6:6; Luke 8:17.
  • COFFEE - Bitter or Stimulant: Repentance; reaping what one has sown; desire for revenge (bitter envying). Number 9:11; Job 13:26.
  • DITCH - Habit: Religious tradition; addition; lust; passion. Matthew 15:14; Psalm 7:15.
  • DOMINOES - Continuous: Chain reaction. Leviticus 26:37.
  • EARTHQUAKE- Upheaval: change (by crisis), repentance; trial; God's judgment; disaster; trauma. Acts 16:26; Isaiah 29:6.
  • ECHO- Repetition: Gossip, accusation; voice of many; mocking. Luke 23:21.
  • EGG - Idea: new thought; plan; promise; potential. Luke 11:12; 1 Timothy 4:15.
  • FENCE - Barrier: Boundaries; obstacles; religious traditions; doctrines; inhibitions. Genesis 11:6; Jeremiah 15:20.
  • GARBAGE (DUMP) - Rejected: Hell; evil; vile; corruption. Mark 9:47-48; 1 Corinthians 9:27.
  • MOWED GRASS - Chastisement: Sickness; financial need or distress; emotional and mental depression or anguish. Amos 7:1-2; 1 Corinthians 11:30-32.
  • GRAVEYARD - Hidden: Past; curse; evil inheritance; hypocrisy; demon. Matthew 23:27; Luke 11:44.
  • GRAVEL PIT - Source: The Word of God; abundant supply. Deuteronomy 8:9; 2 Timothy 2:15.
  • MUDDY ROAD - Flesh: Man's way; lust; passion; temptation; difficulty caused by the weakness of the flesh. Psalm 69:2; Isaiah 57:20.
  • IRONING - Correction: Change; sanctification; exhorting; teaching righteousness; God's discipline; pressure (from trials). Ephesians 5:27.
  • LADDER - Ascend or descend: Escape; enable; way; steps. Genesis 28:12-13; John 3:13.
  • LIPS - Words: Seduction; speech. Proverbs 7:21; Proverbs 10:19.
  • MAP - Directions: Word of God; correction; advice. Proverbs 6:23.
  • MICROPHONE - Voice: Authority; ministry; influence. Matthew 10:27.
  • MIRROR - Word or one's heart: God's Word; looking back; memory, past; vanity; Moses' Law. 1 Corinthians 13:12; Proverbs 27:19.
  • NEWSPAPER- Announcement: Important event; public exposure; news; gossip. Luke 8:17.
  • OVEN - Heart: heat of passion; imagination; meditation; judgment. Hosea 7:6; Psalm 21:9.
  • PAINT BRUSH - Covering: (house painter's brush: regeneration: remodel, renovate; love. Artist's Paint Brush: Illustrative; eloquent; humorous; articulate.) 1 Peter 4:8; Titus 3:5.
  • PARACHUTING- Leave: Bail out; escape; flee; saved. 2 Corinthians 6:17.
  • PERFUME - Seduction: Enticement; temptation; persuasion; deception. Proverbs 7:7, 10, 13; Ecclesiastes 10:1.
  • PIE - Whole: Business endeavors; part of the action. Luke 12:13.
  • PLAY - Worship: Idolatry; covetousness; true worship; spiritual warfare; strife; competition. Colossians 3:5; 1 Corinthians 9:24.
  • POSTAGE STAMP - Seal: Authority; authorizations; small or seemingly insignificant, but powerful. Esther 8:8; John 6:27.
  • POT/PAN/BOWL - Vessel: Doctrine; traditions; a determination or resolve; form of the truth; a person. Romans 2:20; Jeremiah 1:13.
  • RADIO - Unchangeable: Unbelief; unrelenting; contentious; unceasing; tradition. Proverbs 27:15.
  • RAILROAD TRACK - Tradition: Unchanging; habit; stubborn; gospel. Mark 7:9, 13; Colossians 2:8.
  • RAPE - Violation: Abuse of authority; hate; desire for revenge; murder. 2 Samuel 13:12, 14-15; Deuteronomy 22:25-26.
  • REFRIGERATOR - Heart: Motive; attitude; stored in heart; harbor. Matthew 12:35; Mark 7:21-22.
  • ROCKING CHAIR - Old: Past, memories; medication; retirement; rest. Jeremiah 6:16.
  • ROLLER COASTER - Unstable: emotional instability; unfaithfulness; wavering; manic-depressive; depression; trials; excitement. Isaiah 40:4; James 1:6-8.
  • ROLLER SKATES- Speed: Fast; swift advancement or progress. Romans 9:28.
  • ROUND (shape) - Spiritual: (A round face, ring, building, etc.) Grace; mercy; compassion; forgiveness. Leviticus 19:27.
  • SEA COAST - Boundary: Flesh (which contains and limits the spirit of man); limitations; weights. Jeremiah 5:22; Jeremiah 47:6-7.
  • SHOVEL - Tongue: Prayer; confession; slander; dig; search; inquire. 2 Kings 3:16-17; Deuteronomy 23:13.

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