UNDERSTANDING THE POWER OF FAITH
It is one thing to succeed in school and another thing to succeed in life.
Every prophetic move either takes people up or push them down.
There are two kinds of pains in life: the pains of discipline or the pain of regrets.
As the morning shows the day, so the child shows the man.
Your attributes, character and behaviors are primarily formed in your youths.
Learning to live is far more valuable than learning how to make a living.
Doing what is right is a must if you must get things right.
Jesus molds characters and infuses orderly habits.
Faith is not just believing God. It goes beyond that. It is obeying God to prove that your believe God.
It is all about doing what he tells you to do. It however not just knowing it, it is doing it that is called faith.
Proverbs 22:29 it is the force if diligence that qualify you for prominence.
Faith is doing what God says to do, to commit him.
Any faith that makes God absolutely responsible for the outcomes of your life is an irresponsible faith.
The greatest challenge of Faith is disobedience.
Genesis 22:16-18 Obedience is the principal facilitator of the blessings of God.
Even blessings proclaimed by God stands to be reverted by mans disobedience.
What obedience procures can only be preserved by obedience.
Faith disciplines our behaviors and even our utterances.
What is faith?
1. Faith is reasoning with God through his word locate what to do to make real what he has promised.
1 timothy 4:13-15
Faith is reasoning with God in his word until you are persuaded that what God has promised
Meditation is reasoning through scriptures to the point of Faith.
3. Faith is not waiting for God to work, rather it is putting Gods word to work.
With faith, you can rewrite your story.
Don't wait for a change, work at actualizing the change you desire.
No one ever arrives at a future he is not prepared for.
4. Faith is sharing responsibility with God in the light of scriptures towards creating the future you desire.
It is knowing what you must do to on your own part.
Faith is the overriding law that commands a turn around.
Romans 4:1-4 Prompt obedience is the proof of Faith.
Delayed obedience is disobedience.
Obedience is either prompt or it is fake.
If you stand for nothing, you fall for anything.
To command Abrahamic blessing demands the prompt obedience of Abraham.
Bible faith is not a believe system, it is channel of empowerment for our victory.
Bible faith commits the integrity of God for performance.
Bible faith has capacity to quench all the fairy darts of the enemy.
We need to take cover under the shield of faith. Ephesians 6:16
Your walk with God is for your security.
The devil is on a hunt for careless lives.
Faith canes by hearing and understanding Gods word.
It is staying with the word unto the point of faith.
It committing to word consumption until you connect with the force of faith.
There is no prayer of a prophet that would be a substitute for your obedience.
Fasting will never be a substitute for obedience.
Faith is not mere talk, rather faith is hard work.
Faith is real work, but the end result is priceless.
Take responsibility, your future is unlimited.
Faith always engender proof.
2. Covet earnestly the spirit of faith. Pray and run after the spirit of faith.
The spirit of faith confers on you unshakeable capacity to believe whatever God says.
Dr. David Oyedepo
@ Covenant University.