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Walking in the Favor of God

Saturday, November 17, 2012

Category: Convention Messages, Favor of God

7 Necessary Things For Walking in Favor of God Acts 4:33 tells us that great favor was upon the apostles. Why was it so? We find seven things about them that helped them walk in the favor of God. 1. They were men and women of prayer. (Acts 4:24) 2. They prayed for boldness. 3. They continuously spoke God’s Word. 4. They sought God for the supernatural. 5. They completely sold out for the Lord. Continue reading…

The Favor of God and the Place of Authority

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Category: Convention Messages, English, Favor of God

One can’t study about favor without eventually getting into a study about authority; because, the same favor that allows one to be under authority will also place one in authority. So, let’s study this subject of favor and authority through a consideration of the life of a great prophet in the Old Testament, Daniel. Daniel knew how to be in authority because he knew how to be under authority. The favor of God was what Continue reading…

God’s Purposes Fulfilled Through His Favor

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Category: Convention Messages, Favor of God

It is not enough just to know the truth, the truth has to set you free and being set free is an experience. We need to experience truth. The purpose of truth is to lead us into experience. Truth always comes first; but, it must lead us to experience. We need to not just know about favor, but experience favor in our life every day. Luke 4 quotes Isaiah 61 that the Spirit of the Continue reading…

Speaking Favor to the Mountains in Life

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Category: Convention Messages, Favor of God

‘Who [are] you, O great mountain? Before Zerubbabel [you shall become] a plain! And he shall bring forth the capstone With shouts of “Favor, favor to it!”‘ (Zechariah 4:7) The great mountain in Zerubbabel’s life would be removed by two things: 1. By the anointing of the Lord (“Not by might, nor by power, but by my Spirit” (v.6). Zerubbabel and Joshua were the sons of God’s fresh oil (vv.2,3) 2. By speaking favor to Continue reading…

Favor of God: Being Highly Favored

Monday, November 12, 2012

Category: Convention Messages, Favor of God

Definitions of “Favor” In order to find the favor of God, we need to study someone who found favor of God and ask “Why did he or she find the favor of God?” The favor of God cannot be earned; but it can be attracted. Before we look into that let’s look at how the word “favor” is understood in the Bible. In the Bible there are five words that have been interpreted as “favor”; Continue reading…

The Year of God’s Favor

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Category: Convention Messages, Favor of God

To be in God’s favor means to be in the right place, at the right time, with the right people, and to have the right connections. The favor of God brings us favor with people. God’s favor on Elijah brought him to Zarephath (right place), when the widow (right person) was picking sticks to prepare her last meal (right time), and the connection there was a connection of blessing. Similarly, when the Shunnamite woman in Continue reading…

The Favor of God: The Prophetic Mantle Passes On

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Category: Convention Messages, Favor of God

The Old Testament prophet, Elijah, was a fierce and forceful personality. He was a “rugged prophet”. But, the New Testament tells us that he was a man just as we are, subject to the same kind of passions that we have. Yet, when he prayed earnestly, God answered his prayers and stopped the heavens. He prayed again for rain and God sent the rain. Elijah was a man whose life was marked by miracles and Continue reading…