Skip to comments.Today's Word with Joel Osteen - July 23, 2014 [Devotional]
Posted on 07/23/2014 6:14:48 PM PDT by Vision
"No unbelief made him waver concerning the promise of God, but he grew strong in his faith as he gave glory to God." (Romans 4:20, ESV)
Today's Word from Joel and Victoria
In scripture, Abrahams circumstances were beyond his control. He was way too old to have a child, but God promised him that he would have a son. What did he do while he was waiting? Scripture says, He grew strong in faith by giving praise to God. He got up every morning and said, Lord, thank You for Your faithfulness. Thank You that my baby is on its way. Thank You that You are faithful to Your Word. He kept thanking God for what he heard in his spirit, and eventually, the promise came to pass.
Like Abraham, God has put dreams in your heart. He has spoken promises over you. Deep down you believe it will happen, but in the natural, it looks impossible. The odds are against you. Its been so long. No, God is saying, What I started in your life I will finish. The key is to follow Abrahams example and praise God while you wait. Thats one way to grow in faith. Keep praying. Keep believing. Keep expecting. Grow strong in faith and see His promises fulfilled in every area of your life!
A Prayer for Today
Father, I praise You for Your faithfulness in my life. You are worthy to receive all the glory and honor. I believe that You are making a way out of no way, so I look for Your hand of blessing and mercy in every area of my life in Jesus name. Amen.
Time to wipe out hamas, let them go crawling back to the hole they crawled out of.