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God's blessing over your life is meant to be a hundredfold because His divine favour is a shield over you.
Isaac planted crops in that land and the same year reaped a hundredfold, because the LORD blessed him.
(Genesis 26:12, NIV)
So, when others say it isn't possible, in that same situation, God blesses you mightily and you will reap a hundredfold.
So, learn to trust in the Lord. Let Him lead you to the right places and do the right things. His favor and blessings will yield far more than you could ever think of and do by yourself alone.
As we go through life, we will face circumstances and challenges that will make us doubt. The devil will throw its lies at us. We need to always have our shield of faith up.
above all, taking the shield of faith with which you will be able to quench all the fiery darts of the wicked one.
Pray in the Spirit and let God's Word fill you up. When the lies of the devil comes at you, counter back with His Word.
So, when the thoughts of failure and giving up comes to mind, remind yourself of God's Word that you are victorious and you're more than a conqueror through Christ Jesus.
You need to stick strong with wisdom and understanding. They are key important requirements in life that you can't do without.
My son, do not let wisdom and understanding out of your sight, preserve sound judgment and discretion; they will be life for you, an ornament to grace your neck.
(Proverbs 3:21-22, NIV)
Wisdom will help you make the right decisions and understanding will help you in dealing with people and issues.
Wisdom and understanding is found in Christ. So, you've got a limitless supply. Just ask Him and He will give you so much wisdom.
Christ died for your total and complete forgiveness and redemption.
In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins, according to the riches of His grace
Your forgiveness and redemption isn't a partial one. It is according to His riches in glory.
Therefore, rejoice in the complete works of Christ that He has offered to you freely and graciously.
Christ always goes ahead of you. You are never alone in the journey of life.
And when he brings out his own sheep, he goes before them; and the sheep follow him...
You're His sheep and He will always lead you. Be rest assured that wherever He leads, He has gone ahead to make every crooked way straight for you.
So, rest in His leading and trust Him with all your heart.
You should never be troubled as you pass through life. Your heart and spirit should always be at rest.
Come to Me, all who are weary and heavily burdened [by religious rituals that provide no peace], and I will give you rest [refreshing your souls with salvation].
(Matthew 11:28 AMP)
Since you gave your life to Christ and received His Spirit, you're in the position of rest. Whenever situations and circumstances want to trouble you, just remind yourself that Christ bore all your troubles for you so that you can receive His rest.
Therefore, always reset to the position of rest. Meditate on His Word and believe in the Truth th ...
We are God's beloved children and nothing happens to us without a reason. God has our life's path well crafted out for His will.
Don’t try to get out of anything prematurely. Let it do its work so you become mature and well-developed
(James 1:4 The Message)
Therefore, be strong in the Lord and trust His leading in every facet of life. He is using the situation to groom you and build you up.
Even when it seems like a delay, God is patiently working things out for your good and to build you up.
God has given us an open channel to Him through Christ Jesus. He calls us sons and He gave us His Spirit so we can call Him Father.
Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God;
Rather than being anxious or afraid, just let your request be made known unto your Father. Just tell it to Him in prayers.
Say a simple word of prayer today and let your heart be at rest because He's working it out for your good.
The Scriptures tells us that we are as Christ is. We've got His very own nature the moment we gave our lives to Christ.
Love has been perfected among us in this…as He is, so are we in this world.
1 John 4:17
The love of God has been spread abroad in our hearts by the Holy Spirit. This same love is perfected in us, so much that, we have got the fullness of God in us through Christ Jesus.
Therefore, in everything, just look to Christ. Whatever the situation is, look at Christ and you'll see who He has purposed you to be and what He wants you to do.