Acts 2:17-21 ‘In the last days,’ God says, ‘I will pour out my Spirit upon all people.(the anointing) In those days I will pour out my Spirit on those who are serving me
2 Sam 5:19-10 David said, “I watched the LORD break through like a mighty flood.” So he named the place “The Lord of the Breakthrough
Dan 11:32-33.. the people that do know their God shall be strong, and do exploits (have Breakthrough). And they that understand shall instruct many.
2019 The Year of ….
Possessing Your Breakthrough
Throughout this year remember…
“It’s all about the spiritual”
“On earth as it is in heaven”
We first breakthrough in the spiritual real
Then we see it in the physical realm
Prov 23:7 For as a man THINKS in his heart, so is he.
You will see breakthrough in 2019 to the degree you live in a
if you want to want to see Breakthrough you have to know God’s
Knowing God Is essential to “Breakthrough”
We looked at
Believing God for Breakthrough
We looked at
Power to Believe
We looked at
From Believing to Receiving Your Breakthrough
Results of standing strong in the Lord (in His promise of Breakthrough)
We looked at
Posturing for Breakthrough
We learned about the
“in between time”
“In between” the promise and the Breakthrough
It’s important how we posture ourselves during this time
(It’s where many miss their Breakthrough)
Last time we looked at
How-to posture for Breakthrough to defeat the enemy In the in-between times
Next in our series
In – Between Time
From- Listening to the enemy
- This is never going to happen
- I feel discouraged and hopeless
- I feel so overwhelmed
- I feel like giving up
- Things will never change
- It’s too big for God
To listening to God’s Word
Phil 4:13 I can do everything through him who gives me strength.
Matt 19:26 “Humanly speaking, it is impossible. But with God everything is possible.”
Dan 11:32-33 the people that do know their God shall be strong, and do exploits (have Breakthrough). And they that understand shall instruct many.
Jer 29:11 For I know the plans I have for you (the future the Lord has for me),” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you
But to give me hope for the future to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.
The Key to “Breakthrough” is to Live Determined
Rom 4:20-21 Yet he (Abraham) did not waver in unbelief regarding the promise of God, but was strengthened in his faith and gave glory to God, being fully determined that God had power to do what he had promised….
But it’s not just Abraham
It’s also with us!
Rom. 4:24 The same thing gets said about us when we (are determined) to embrace and believe the One who brought Jesus to life when the conditions were equally hopeless
The way to
God’s Breakthrough in your life is to live determined that You will receive breakthrough
- stand firm
Live How to live “determined”
- Don’t let circumstances control life
No way out
Rom 8:14 those who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God
2 Cor 5:7 We live by faith, not by sight.
Josh 1:9 Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified by what you see; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go
- Look for God in the midst of the challenge
What is it you would have me learn
If no redeeming value-removed
Ps 37:23 The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD, And He delights in his way.
Ps 143:8 Show me the way I should go, for to you I lift up my soul.
Ps 138:7-8 Though I walk in the midst of trouble,
you preserve my life; you stretch out right hand you save me. The LORD will fulfill [his purpose] for me; your love, O LORD, endures forever–
- God’s way, the only way
No ½ way
Rom 12:2 Do not conform any longer to your old ways the pattern of this world
Romans 12:1 – 2 So here’s what I want you to do, God helping you: Take your everyday, ordinary life—your sleeping, eating, going-to-work, and walking-around life—and place it before God as an offering. Embracing what God does for you is the best thing you can do for him.
- Forgive quick, love long
Unforgiveness binds up. Stops Breakthrough
Matt 6:14- For if you forgive men when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.
1 Cor 13:1 If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal.
Rom 5:5 And hope does not disappoint us, because God has poured out his love into our hearts by the Holy Spirit, whom he has given us.
1 Cor 13:13 And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.
- God’s Word settles it
What God says on the subject.
Ps 18:30 As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the LORD is flawless
Your word, O LORD, is eternal ;it stands firm in the heavens
Ps 119:105 Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light for my path.
Col 3:16 Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly as you teach and admonish one another with all wisdom,
Heb 4:12 For the word of God is living and active
- Keep Filled with the Spirit
Eph 5:18 be continually being filled with the Spirit.
Lam 3:22- His mercies fail not. They are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness.
Ps 143:10 Teach me to do your will, for you are my God; may your good Spirit lead me on level ground.
Ps 16:11 You have made known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence each day, with eternal pleasures at your right hand
- See yourself as God sees you
Rom 8:16-17 The Spirit Himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God, and if children, then heirs–heirs of God and joint heirs with Christ,
John 15:13-15 Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends. You are My friends if you do whatever I command you. No longer do I call you servants, for a servant does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends
- Live Breakthrough
No doubt allowed
Prov. 23:7 for as a man thinks in his heart, so is he
Rom 12:2 be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is-his good, pleasing and perfect will.
1 Cor 2:16 But we have the mind of Christ.
Matt 21:21-22 Jesus replied, “I tell you the truth, if you have faith and do not doubt, not only can you do what was done to the fig tree, but also you can say to this mountain, ‘Go, throw yourself into the sea,’ and it will be done. If you believe, you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer.”
Matt 19:26 With God all things are possible.”
- Do everything for the glory of God
Matt 5:16 Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven
Eph 6:7-8 Serve wholeheartedly, as if you were serving the Lord, not men, 8 because you know that the Lord will reward everyone for whatever good he does,
Ps 145:1-2 I will exalt you, my God the King; I will praise your name for ever and ever. Every day I will praise you and extol your name for ever and ever.
1 Sam 12:24 But be sure to fear the LORD and serve him faithfully with all your heart;
Matt 6:24 You cannot serve both God and Money.