LIFE LESSONS FROM THE BOOK OF PSALM 68:1 (Re-edited)
"To the chief Musician, A Psalm or Song of David. Let God arise, let his enemies be scattered: let them also that hate him flee before him."
10 POWERFUL KEYS -THAT WILL SHOW YOU HOW TO LET GOD ARISE IN YOUR CASE
1 . A thankful heart in every circumstances - Jesus was faced with a dead situation "lazarus", but rather than complain , He appreciated His God , what happened ? God arose and the enemy was put to shame .John 11:41 (NIV)"So they took away the stone. Then Jesus looked up and said, "Father, I thank you that you have heard me."
2. A heart full of joy , even in the midst of your storms , you remain joyful , there is no way God will not arise ,why? His word is the joy in your spirit and when that joy is in you , Jesus said in the book of John 15:11 your own joy will be full. That is, you will receive the answer to your prayers and confessions. John 15:11 (NLT)"I have told you these things so that you will be filled with my joy. Yes, your joy will overflow!" Keep your joy and let Him arise to the occasion .Amen.
3. When you allow His word to dwell richly in you , He will arise . Why? Matt 12:34(NIV)"You brood of vipers, how can you who are evil say anything good? For the mouth speaks what the heart is full of." Is like God talking through you .
4. Confident trust in Him- Abraham spoke confidently in the book of Genesis 22:8 (NIV) and God arose and performed what he said ."Abraham answered, "God himself will provide the lamb for the burnt offering, my son." And the two of them went on together." God heard and He arose . Amen.
5. Strong faith - Abraham's son Isaac was faced with death , yet he never complained/doubted God/ spoke negatively . What happened ? God gave him back his life . Heb 11:19 (NIV)"Abraham reasoned that God could even raise the dead, and so in a manner of speaking he did receive Isaac back from death."
6. Fearlessness - David was not afraid of Goliath , but spoke boldly to Goliath about the greatness of his God . What happened ? God arose to make good what he said .1 Sam 17:45 (NIV)"David said to the Philistine, "You come against me with sword and spear and javelin, but I come against you in the name of the LORD Almighty, the God of the armies of Israel, whom you have defied."
7.Praise -Rather than cry , when you praise him , Himself will show up . Paul and Silas in prison , praised the lord . What happened ? God arose and they where released .Acts 16:35 (NIV)"When it was daylight, the magistrates sent their officers to the jailer with the order: "Release those men."
8. Sacrificial offering - A brother soled his only shoe and brought the offering to God in my Church . God arose and all those owing him money paid , N2,000 secured the released of N200 ,000 plus. 1 Kings 3:4,5 "The king went to Gibeon to sacrifice there, for that was the great high place; Solomon offered a thousand burnt offerings on that altar. In Gibeon the LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream at night; and God said, “Ask what you wish Me to give you.”
9.When you refuse to bow to the enemy like the three Hebrew boys . God will arise . Daniel 3:25 (NLT)""Look!" Nebuchadnezzar shouted. "I see four men, unbound, walking around in the fire unharmed! And the fourth looks like a god!"
10.Prayer - Elijah prayed fervently for the rain to fall . What happened ? his fervent prayers caught God 's attention and the rain fell .1 kings 18:44 (NIV)"The seventh time the servant reported, "A cloud as small as a man's hand is rising from the sea." So Elijah said, "Go and tell Ahab, 'Hitch up your chariot and go down before the rain stops you.'"
Personal Quote :
"Never let God of what you believe God can do !" Luke 8:50
PRAYER : Father arise for me now in Jesus name , Amen . (Mention the area you want God to arise )
be blessed !