LIFE LESSONS FROM THE BOOK OF PSALM 27:14
"Wait on the LORD: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the LORD."
10 KEYS OF A STRENGHTENED HEART .
1.The enemy cannot attack a heart that has been strengthened by the Lord .1 peter 5:10 (NASB)"After you have suffered for a little while, the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ, will Himself perfect, confirm, strengthen and establish you."
2.A strengthened heart is a fortified heart. Nums 13:28 (NASB)""Nevertheless, the people who live in the land are strong, and the cities are fortified and very large; and moreover, we saw the descendants of Anak there."
3. A strengthened heart is a pruned heart .John 15:2(NIV)"He cuts off every branch in me that bears no fruit, while every branch that does bear fruit he prunes so that it will be even more fruitful."
4.A strengtened heart is a heart filled with the spirit of boldness . prov 28:1(NLT)"The wicked run away when no one is chasing them, but the godly are as bold as lions."
5.A strengthened heart is a heart that has been prepared by God to do the extra -ordinary . Why do I say that ? A heart that has been strengthened no longer doubts the word .Mark 11:23(NIV)"Truly I tell you, if anyone says to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and does not doubt in their heart but believes that what they say will happen, it will be done for them."
6.A strengthened heart is a believing heart .The man who cried to Jesus for help , all he needed was for his heart to become strengthened. Mark 9:24 (NIV)"Immediately the boy's father exclaimed, "I do believe; help me overcome my unbelief!"
7. The word of God , prayer, fasting ,word confession all strengthens the heart .Acts 20:32(NIV)"Now I commit you to God and to the word of his grace, which can build you up and give you an inheritance among all those who are sanctified."
8.A strengthened heart is a heart that has been aligned with the word.1 cor 6:17 (NLT)"But the person who is joined to the Lord is one spirit with him."
9.Patience is one of the spirits God uses in preparing a strengthened heart.Luke 21:19"In your patience possess ye your souls."
10.A strenghtened heart is a fearless heart . And a fearless heart is a heart that is set for exploits. psalm 91:5(NASB)"You will not be afraid of the terror by night, Or of the arrow that flies by day;"
PRAYER : Father strenghten my heart this year in Jesus name , Amen.
You shall testify in Jesus name , Amen.