As early as January 2, I began having dream warnings of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 crisis. I failed to warn you in part because of insecurity in my interpretation skills, and in part because I had misidentified the subject matter.
As part of my learning journey, I write down dreams and go back over them often to continue unwinding truth and patterns. I continually catch things I missed, which brings me to today. In retrospect, God had been giving me prophecies for His people, and I’ve since learned in Scripture that a prophet MUST speak His word to the people.
I’m now going to share every dream from the past many weeks that I believe had to do with Coronavirus. Bear with me. He is perfect in giving the messages, but I’m not perfect yet in understanding. I’ll do my best, and leave the rest to Him.
On January 2, 2020, I had a dream I was walking outside and saw formerly wild animals being groomed: a bear having its toenails filed, a lion its teeth brushed. An untrustworthy person hugged me. The whole scene smacked of untrustworthy surroundings. Of beasts being groomed that could attack without warning.
This dream still rocks me and while I didn’t (still don’t) want to connect it to Revelation 13, I have to admit honestly, I was reminded of this verse:
REV 13.2 And the beast which I saw was like a leopard, and his feet were as the feet of a bear, and his mouth as the mouth of a lion: and the dragon gave him his power, and his seat, and great authority.
Taken together with the next dream and another subsequent one further down (Feb 10), this verse does closely mirror these dream symbols. Coincidence? Probably not.
However, biblical prophecy can bear out multiple times. So while this verse may indeed apply to this current situation, it may similarly apply to another or more in the future.
January 19, an ominous dream of a storm approaching quickly on the seashore, so a couple people and I got on jet skis and road the waves near shore to hurry to our destination ahead of the storm. It began to rain while we were still on the water.
Ahead of us some distance, I saw a leopard riding a wave (Apr 11 update: standing on what appeared to be a body board*) headed to shore. It looked at us, but was too far from us to bother us. We passed it after it had disappeared on the shore. After passing a couple shady looking areas, found a safe and clean place to land where other decent looking people were in a glass enclosed waiting area. The storm calmed after.
I believe that dream prophesied the arrival of Coronavirus to American shores. The symbol of being in an enclosed waiting area was no doubt a nod to social distancing and quarantines! But, note, the dream also indicates there will be a calming after the storm.
[*Apr 11 update – I added the parentheses above to reflect my dream had the leopard on a body board. I hadn’t thought it pertinent when I first wrote, but now realize every detail was pertinent! That symbol meant the beast was riding on a vessel with which bodies travel above water. Basically, it came to America with someone on an airplane. Friends, dreams keep unfolding truth, and no detail is insignificant. None of it is untrue, IF it is from the Holy Spirit.]
On January 29, I had a short dream in which I saw the ground outside heavily shot up from above, as if there had been a sudden, heavy attack from an unknown source.
Could this have been another hint of our nation getting attacked by COVID? I believe so.
On February 7, I dreamed a glimpse of a seemingly dystopian future which also somehow appeared old-fashioned, similar to the 1940s or 50s in America. Giant machines were forcing vaccinations upon everyone.
This may be a prophecy, that after this COVID-19 crisis is over, vaccinations will be mandated, to prevent such a thing from happening again.
February 8, the Lord showed me in a dream that death was coming. I saw folded, blank white cards spread out over green grass. I remember a specific message in the dream said, “how many is too many, 240, 250?”
At the time, I misinterpreted the symbols in that dream and didn’t fully glean the meaning. It was about Coronavirus. I’ve since learned to many Asian cultures, the color white is a symbol of death! And the 240-250 numbers may be connected to the projected death toll in America: up to 240,000 people.
We can pray against it! Dreams are not just prophecies, but can also be warnings. Our prayers can change things!
Remember the story of Jonah and Ninevah posted on this blog a while back. Prayer and fasting changed everything and the destruction did not happen!
February 10, another dream showed me professionals in an underground environment had a large man-sized ‘dragon’ in what they thought was a contained cage. When I saw the beast in the dream, I knew it was not going to be contained long, that it would kill as it grew and got loose.
I now believe this was another warning, that perhaps government or medical leaders thought we could contain the viral beast, but it had other ideas and was growing more powerful every day.
Soberingly, I had now dreamed all four of the symbolic animals in the Revelation 13:2 verse quoted in the first dream above. Leopard, bear, lion, and dragon. I cannot begin to draw final conclusions on this, it seems too big and I don’t want to get it wrong and mislead the people of God.
Again, I want you to know there are biblical scholars who believe prophecy in scripture can have multiple fulfillments, and I agree with them. A passage can apply to more than one time period in history.
Consider in prayer, and remember, we do not live in a spirit of fear, but out of love, power and of a sound mind. Greater is He in us than he who is in the world.
March 6, before going to sleep, I heard that still small voice in my spirit: wait for it, gird your loins.
While awake in the middle of the night, a strange smell hit me, like something rank on fire. My husband could not smell it at all, but it persisted for me. After finally going to sleep, when I awoke hours later I instantly smelled an aroma like sweet perfume that quickly dissolved once I was fully awake.
That day I would discover the new song, Refiner with Steffany Gretzinger on youtube! It is about the Refiner’s fire, the Lord putting His people through a spiritual cleansing, in order to make us pure and holy before Him. Our purity is a sweet smell like perfume to Him! I believe He has brought us to a period of refining, but the end result will be something lovely to Him, a more pure bride for His perfect Bridegroom.
March 8, in a dream I saw a giant tornado come upon us. The past year, I had dreamed many times a storm was on the horizon, or coming closer. This time, it hit us.
On March 12, a dream took me inside a large home, where outside one window to my left I saw a helicopter being tested for what appeared to be military purposes, flying away from the building. But then, out of nowhere, on the opposite side of the house, a helicopter pilot lost control and accidentally flew directly into the building, crashing through a window and wall. The people inside, including me, ran for their lives.
However, in the next dream scene, I was looking out the same window where the helicopter had crashed into the house, and only some cracking on the outer pane remained. The interior pane was solid, and the house had been put back together.
I believe that dream was a flash of three scenes connected to COVID. The meaning may have been something airborne being tested, and someone lost control and it got loose. Time has a way of revealing the truth. We will all know eventually.
[Apr 9 update: This dream of helicopters may have additionally revealed that the virus would hit our country from the opposite direction from where it began. I saw an article this morning that scientists now believe the virus in New York may have arrived with people flying in from Europe! This makes the dream imagery dead on again: the delivery of it ‘airborne’ in more ways than one. Also, in the dream, the flying vehicle crashing into a building – another symbolic reference to New York being hit in a way as devastating as 9-11! Do you see how accurate dreams from the Holy Spirit are?!]
God knows the big picture and can reveal truth with no one’s help to discover it, and against anyone’s efforts to hide it.
The bottom line hopeful takeaway from this dream: when this is all over, we will have scars, but our ‘house’ will have been restored. Praise God, say yes and AMEN to this!
March 14, I had a vision soon after waking of a creature I knew was “death” and another being just behind it to the right that was “decay”.
True to subsequent events, I believe this vision was a prophecy of the spread and destruction of Coronavirus being worse than we originally hoped. Additionally, it is an insight into the need for spiritual warfare by the people of God against death and hell!
On March 19, I had an odd dream about being in a setting like a state fair. I was inside one exhibit with many others watching a giant hog, a sow, on stage. She was so big, she nearly filled the stage. While we watched, she gave birth to 11 baby piglets. I found it very odd that when they came out, they already had white tags or collars around their necks, as if they’d been identified before birth.
After the delivery, the sow transformed into a woman named Rebel, only modestly large, but cleaned up, modern looking, attractive and successful.
It took my husband to interpret this last dream. When I told it to him, he said, did you know several viral diseases in China went through the hog population before coming to humans?
So, in interpretation, I believe the giant sow symbolically represented China, a bit of a rebel on the world stage. I didn’t understand the significance of the number 11 piglets until I did research and learned in world history China has been the starting point of many epidemics of varying proportions starting all the way back to the centuries before Christ. Wait for it…
Coronavirus, COVID-19, is number 11.
Regarding the end of the dream, on another hopeful note I suspect China will change, modernize, and improve their health policies so a crisis like this does not repeat.
Any nation that big and influential has an opportunity to influence the world for good or evil. Pray for the nation of China, that they become an instrument of God’s grace. We should pray that for every nation, including our own. At the same time, we must also be realistic about Biblical prophecy and the parts that will be played by the nations of the world.
My friends, I am so sorry. I didn’t know originally what these dreams were referring to, so I did not warn anyone. I will make a better effort from now on to share what comes to me, to be faithful to proclaim His voice, and perhaps together we will grow in understanding.
We need to seriously be in prayer and fasting. This virus is an attack on humanity, not just on America, but on the world. It is a wicked one, a destructive, viral beast.
A man I respect greatly, Jonathan Cahn, warned the people of God in recent years that a ‘shaking’ was coming for the family of God. I believe that time is now. Hold on, it will end, but we will not be unchanged by it.
As Pastor/Rabbi Cahn has taught, know that the safest place to be is in Christ, in Yeshua! Draw near to Him, take the time to cleanse your life of any impurity, anything that hinders the presence and power of God in your home.
Surrender daily to Him, ask the Holy Spirit to fill you every day. Remember Paul taught us to “be being filled…” in other words, constantly nurture your personal temple and keep the Holy Spirit filling you.
Pursue daily worship with music. His presence dwells, blooms where your soil is lovingly and carefully tended. He is good, but He desires holiness (purity and truth) in us.
Finally, I want to comfort all of you reading this who feel anxious and afraid. Isaiah 11 also contains most of the symbols from my dreams, and gives us a beautiful picture of the beasts of the earth dwelling together in peace.
The nations of the earth CAN become better neighbors to each other, and perhaps there will be many more years of reprieve before the final end time chaos strikes the earth.
ISA 11.6 The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; and a little child shall lead them. ISA 11.7 And the cow and the bear shall feed; their young ones shall lie down together: and the lion shall eat straw like the ox. ISA 11.8 And the sucking child shall play on the hole of the asp, and the weaned child shall put his hand on the cockatrice’ den.
And the best verse of all, for the people of God:
ISA 11.9 They shall not hurt nor destroy in all my holy mountain: for the earth shall be full of the knowledge of the LORD, as the waters cover the sea.
It does not matter what any form of darkness intended for evil, the Lord turns it around for good, for the nation that belongs to Him!
Stay a hopeful people, our God is an awesome God. He is a delivering God!
Let’s pray together:
Father in Heaven, praise Your holy name! You are good no matter what is happening around us. Thank you for giving us Your Son, Yourself in flesh, because You love us and desire fellowship with us!
Thank you for dying for us, Jesus, and we celebrate Your unparalleled power in rising again, forever conquering death and hell! Hallelujah!
Lord, we need you today. You knew this crisis was coming to our shores, and we wish to lean fully into You in the midst of it.
As You always do, change what Satan meant for evil into something good for Your people. We WANT it to change us for the good, sobering and drawing us wholly into Your presence and will, in a way that benefits and protects Your land for generations to come.
Lord, if this attack can be curbed or stopped by our prayers and fasting, please STOP it! Please bring Your people to full focus and devotion to You, and prevent this disaster from wreaking anymore havoc on our people and economy. When this is over, Jesus, restore financially what the locusts have eaten to our nation and her people!
We trust You not to forget the hurting, the suffering, whether because of loss or sickness. Reach them with comfort and help. Use us, Your people, to outpour the love of Christ into this hurting world, to buffer the sorrow and pain of this crisis everywhere we live.
God, please guide the medical professionals and national leaders to most effectively mitigate this crisis. God I ask specifically, that You would guide our nation and her leaders NOT to turn this crisis into an opportunity for tyranny. When it is over, I ask You guide them to return to the principles that have made this country great above all others: devotion to You and freedom.
Thank you for President Trump, VP Pence, the task force and every Governor and official working far and wide to bring hope and healing to Your people and land. Protect them, Father, keep them and their families safe and give them Your wisdom to speed recovery to our people and beyond.
Thank You for showing us the goodness of so many, through the cooperation in public and private sectors working together to meet needs and bring comfort. Thank you that when people choose to do good, instead of being forced to do it, their character grows and leads by example to others.
Oh, Lord, thank you for our founding fathers who understood these principles, for the vision of George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, and so many others who knew You and poured Your wisdom into this nation. Don’t allow us to let them down in the future. Keep us Your nation!
God, teach us Your ways! Draw those who need to know Jesus and fully convince them of Your existence, love, and plan for their lives. Bring them to accept Jesus is the only, perfect way to the Father who loves us so completely.
Lord, as You promised in Joel and Acts, pour Yourself out now upon the people of God reading this, give them dreams and visions from You. Teach them how to interpret the symbols, that they may be encouraged, comforted, refined, and guided by Your trustworthy voice in this world of confusion and false teaching. Ground them in Your Word. May they soak in, absorb, remember, and love every word of it!
Jesus, You are our EVERYTHING. Keep us faithful to glorify Your holy name, Your power and love for Your family and all people. In Your name, Amen.
May the Lord bless everyone joining us in prayer today. We are His people and the sheep of His pasture! He is such a good Shepherd. Stay in prayer. Fast as able.
The blessing and favor of the Father be upon you, deliver you and give you peace! (Numbers 6:24-26)
[For those needing recommendations for dynamic and powerfully encouraging worship songs today, check out The Blessing with Kari Jobe and Cody Carnes on youtube. I also love Yeshua by Jesus Image with Meredith Mauldin on youtube. Be blessed!]
For those who want more information on my journey of learning dreams, continue reading:
Over a year ago, I began having dreams and visions that led me to a year-long journey to learn how to properly and biblically interpret them. I grew up mainstream Protestant, so this experience was out of the box for me. I’ve read several books and have improved in interpretation, but am still a novice.
I believe Joel 2 and Acts 2 are coming alive today, that the Holy Spirit is being poured upon the people of God, the body of Christ, that we should EXPECT to hear from Him through dreams, visions, and every other way He speaks to us.
Why? Because we are in the last decades, the last portion of this phase of human history before Christ returns. We may not always have the guarantee of having the written word of God with us. But He will NOT be stopped speaking to His children!
However, it requires a new education. Learning dream and vision language like prophets Daniel, Joseph, like apostles Paul, John, and more. For me, it has been like going to the movies. He uses actors and symbols to represent real life situations, and it takes some work and prayer to decipher the meaning.
Believe me, I understand the skepticism many of you feel. I fought against this when it began in me, ran from it. But with research, reading and studying Scripture on the topic, while continuing to experience it, I realized it is REAL. And it isn’t going away.
God has spoken to His family through dreams from the beginning. From Genesis to Revelation, He never stopped talking to His own in dreams and visions. Joel 2 and Acts 2 promise in the end times He would be communicating with us through these means. We have to be ready. Now is the time.
A year ago when dreams and visions began flowing more consistently for me, and after praying for trustworthy and biblically-based guidance to learn interpretation, the Lord led me to books by James W. Goll: Dream Language and Seer, and a book by Dr. Mark Virkler and Charity Virkler-Kayembe: Hearing God Through Your Dreams.
There is so much Biblical truth in these primers. Included should be a thorough study of dreams and vision throughout Scripture. With this foundation laid, the Holy Spirit will then take you and teach you His personal dream language designed just for you. No two are identical. I urge every believer to seek these resources out and prepare yourself for the future.