Knowledge For The Day Devotional 19 April 2022 By Bishop Mike Okonkwo – Keep Fervent In Spirit
TOPIC: Keep Fervent In Spirit (TREM Devotional 19 April 2022)
“Not lagging in diligence, fervent in spirit, serving the Lord;” Romans 12:11 (NKJV)
If there was ever a time once we must be fervent in our religion, it’s now. The enemy is just not pulling punches. He has come out in full power. We should, subsequently, stay fervent to have the ability to face up to his fiery darts. The e book of James 4:7 tells us: “Subsequently undergo God. Resist the satan and he’ll flee from you.” (James 4:7 NKJV).
The phrase ‘resist’ there means to face towards, and it means to oppose. It isn’t a tender or calm activity. It takes power and vehemence.
It’s equally vital for us to be fervent in spirit in order that we are able to hear divine directions and directives. These will not be the times to only beat concerning the bush. If we’re going to benefit from the abundance of God’s provisions, we should hear particular directions from the mouth of Jehovah, and this requires fervency. The phrase fervent right here means to be passionate, intense vehement, zealous, hardcore, dedicated and religious.
The one solution to stay fervent is to remain within the Phrase and prayers. Outdoors of those two stuff you can not stay fervent. The warmth is on. Every little thing in our world at this time is pushing you in a special path away from God’s Phrase, however you could refuse it. Make up your thoughts to remain fervent in spirit. Subsequently, you have to maintain the proper firm. The corporate you retain can both push you in the direction of fervency or away from it. The scripture tells us to not forsake the meeting of the believers. (Hebrews 10:25). The church is there that can assist you keep fervent.
These will not be the times to steer clear of companies and packages. If there was ever a time when staying religious is best, it’s at this time. The Phrase of God is correct there in your machine, and so you possibly can simply faucet to learn the Bible, faucet to look at a sermon, or hearken to worship music. Expertise is for the development of the dominion. Nobody has an excuse at this time to not be fervent within the Spirit.
1 Corinthians 15:1-58
Every day Bible Studying:
Morning – 2 Samuel 6-8,
Night – Luke 15:1-10
DAILY CONFESSIONS: APRIL 17TH – APRIL 23RD
The Lord God is my Solar and Defend, He offers me grace and glory, no good factor will He withhold from me, as a result of I stroll uprightly. I’m blessed as a result of I belief within the Lord. I’m of God and I’ve overcome the satan for larger is He that’s in me than he that’s on the planet (Ps. 11-12, 1 John 4:4).
The Lord is my portion and my inheritance. The strains are fallen unto me in nice locations yea I’ve a goodly heritage. The Lord girds me with power and makes my approach excellent (Psalm 16:5-6, Psalm 18:32).
Daily and in each approach I get higher: spiritually, bodily, financially, mentally, morally, and in all my endeavor.
I’m referred to as for a objective. I’ll fulfill this objective and I’ll arrive at God’s ordained future for my life. Nothing will reduce me quick. I’ll make a formidable affect in my world for the Kingdom.
Knowledge For The Day Devotional was Written by Dr. Mike Okonkwo; Is the Presiding Bishop of The Redeemed Evangelical Mission (TREM); a flexible man of God with over 30 years of devoted service unto the Lord.