LIFE LESSONS FROM THE BOOK OF ISAIAH 55:7 (NLT)
"My thoughts are nothing like your thoughts," says the LORD. "And my ways are far beyond anything you could imagine."
10 KEYS THAT WILL HELP YOU NOT TO "REASON" GOD , BUT BELIEVE HIM.
1.When it was time for Jesus , to come to the earth , He choose a new method . Key- He cannot be limited by any of his methods . so don't limit him with your own thinking . He can decide to use your very pain to give you an amazing testimony . Luke 1:35(NIV)"The angel answered, "The Holy Spirit will come on you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you. So the holy one to be born will be called the Son of God."
2.The enemy thought Joseph's case was over , but God arranged a secret meeting in prison for Joseph to meet with his destiny helpers. Gen 40:7"So he asked Pharaoh's officials who were in custody with him in his master's house, "Why do you look so sad today?" Key- He is a Master strategist.
3.The enemy laid a trap with just five loaves and two fishes to feed more than five thousand people , but that was just what Jesus needed to prove the sovereignty of the most high God. Key - your one dollar is all he needs to feed you for the rest of your life on earth with just a spoken word from his throne.1 Kings 17:114(NLT)"For this is what the LORD, the God of Israel, says: There will always be flour and olive oil left in your containers until the time when the LORD sends rain and the crops grow again!"
4.When it was time for Elijah to depart , He decided to send chariots of fire from heaven to pick him up. Key - God has many ways of outsmarting the enemy , who plot against you . He will surprise you!2 Kings 2:11(NIV)"As they were walking along and talking together, suddenly a chariot of fire and horses of fire appeared and separated the two of them, and Elijah went up to heaven in a whirlwind."
5.He commanded the Ravens ( big black birds) to feed Elijah in the wilderness. Key - God only showed us that , it doesn't matter where or what our condition is now , He can use anything to get us what we need , anywhere in this earth. His Radar is on us 24/7 . 1 Kings 17:6(NIV)"The ravens brought him bread and meat in the morning and bread and meat in the evening, and he drank from the brook."
6. The same red sea that stood as an obstacle to the children of Israel ,He turned into an express way for them to cross over . Key-He can use the very enemy that is against you to bring you into global recognition. Ask Joseph , it was his brothers that made him to discover his gift , that brought him into global recognition. Gen 41:15 (NLT)"Then Pharaoh said to Joseph, "I had a dream last night, and no one here can tell me what it means. But I have heard that when you hear about a dream you can interpret it."
7.Jesse sent David with food to meet his brothers , God sent David with his sling to meet with Goliath the door to his destiny .Key- When he sends you to meet with the "door" to your destiny , be sure He has trained you for the job .1 Sam 17:26 (NIV)"David asked the men standing near him, "What will be done for the man who kills this Philistine and removes this disgrace from Israel? Who is this uncircumcised Philistine that he should defy the armies of the living God?"
8. Saul's father sent him to look for the asses, God sent Saul to meet with his destiny. 1 Sam 9:22(NLT)"Then Samuel brought Saul and his servant into the hall and placed them at the head of the table, honoring them above the thirty special guests."
9.When it was time for the walls of Jericho to come down (a very fortified city) He told them to shout !Key - if just a shout can bring down a fortified wall , how hard can your case be , that he can not solve with a dance ?Psalm 150:4"Praise him with the timbrel and dance: praise him with stringed instruments and organs."
10. Key- If He has promised you, Listen weeping is allowed , but never doubt Him. Let your faith be constant . you are going to make it in Jesus name , Amen. Mark 11:22 (Amp)" And Jesus, replying, said to them, Have faith in God [constantly]."
PRAYER : Father teach me your ways in Jesus name , Amen.