And he brought him forth abroad, and said, look now toward heaven, and tell the stars, if thou be able to number them: and he said unto him, so shall thy seed be
God does not live in time; as a result, He sees the end from the very beginning and knows the outcome of our lives. He thoughts towards us are good, to give us an expected end. Our attitude hence towards whatever state we find ourselves in, should be that of joy knowing our future is already settled.
In our scriptural text, God had told Abraham, “…so shall thy seed be”; pointing his thoughts to the direction of the future. He God spoke to Abraham about his countless children, Abraham was did not yet have even a son, as he could not. However, the Word of God gave Abraham sight. Thus he was not perturbed because he could see the future.
The word of God says the path of the righteous is as a shining light that shines brighter and brighter unto perfection. That refers to you today! What a consolation to know that no matter how your today is, your tomorrow will be better because the Word says so. Halleluyah!
TO ACTIVATE THE WORD IN YOU TODAY, CARRY OUT ALL THE ACTION POINTS (A – I) SEQUENTIALLY
A.[SAY AMEN TO THIS] WE PROPHESY ON YOU TODAY:
1 . May your 2022 be far greater than any other year lived in Jesus name
2.As you step out today, may men remember you in Jesus name
B.PLAN TO DO THIS TODAY IN RESPONSE TO TODAY’S TEACHING:
I. Ponder on His promises to you. Glorify God for a glorious year before you.
C.SPEAK THESE WORDS OVER YOUR LIFE CONTINUOUSLY TODAY:
I decree and I declare that I am a winner
Prayer: Dear Father, thank you because your promises towards me are true, therefore, I live in the reality of that truth in Jesus name
E. REDEDICATE YOURSELF TO JESUS TODAY
Father, I thank you for this new day and the privilege you have given me to know you and to walk with you by faith. I am grateful for the revelation of your Word and the gift of your Holy Spirit. I commit myself to fellowshipping with your Word and your Spirit this day. Help me to walk by faith and not by sight and to live a life that pleases you. I consecrate my whole body, soul and spirit to you right now, in Jesus Name amen.
F.DAILY BIBLE STUDY
JEREMIAH 51&52, JOHN 10, PSALMS 42
G. PRAY FOR A COUNTRY IN NEED TODAY: BARBADOS
Since settlement in 1627, Barbados has been Christian, though 20% of its population is unreached with the Gospel. There is also a recent spiritual decline with symptoms of decreasing church attendance, increased violence and crime in the nation.
PRAY FOR BARBADOS; We are praying for unity in the body of Christ in that nation.
H.PRAY FOR JERUSALEM
Father, I ask today that there will be peace in Jerusalem and that your purposes be established in that city. Amen (Psa. 122:6).