God’s Promise- Your Breakthrough
2019 The Year of Possessing Your Breakthrough
as we enter the holiday season
“The Importance of Giving Thanks”
- Sets the stage (Releases the Lord into the situation)
- Acknowledges you believe God is able
- Puts action to your faith
- Speaks life into the situation
- It focuses on the Lord not just the need
- Neutralizes the enemy
- Empowers you-Ministry
- Brings peace
- It pleases the Lord
Closing out 2019 Preparing for 2020
Important “Take aways”
- You must believe that
- God has heard your prayers
- Will Release His promises
- Breakthrough is On its way
Heb 11:6 And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him.
Heb 11:1 Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we may not see yet
- God’s desire
Luke 12:32 “So don’t be afraid, little flock. For it gives your Father great happiness to give you the Kingdom. .
Matt 7:11 If you, then, though you are sinful, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good gifts to those who ask him!
- Our request
Matt 7:7-8 “Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. 8 For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened.
- Our Believing
Matt 21:22 If you believe , you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer.“
God wants us to be
- Faith filled
as we enter 2020
Remember for 2020
God will use our challenges in 2019 to release Breakthrough in 2020
Things beyond our control
God has a part for you to play in the Breakthrough process
Breakthrough release and timing is in our responses
Breakthrough – – God’s Promise Examples
- Noah on the arc (safety, security)
- Abraham receiving God’s promise (fruitfulness)
- Moses before Pharaoh ( power over oppression)
- Wilderness (God’s provision)
- David confronts Goliath (victory against the odds)
- Nation of Israel (God gives victory over enemies)
- Jesus life (contact with the Father)
- Disciples ( provision and defeat of the enemy)
- Us today (God’s promises of all needs will be met)
The way to receive and release God’s Breakthrough in your life is to stay in a
Breakthrough “Mind Set”
Next I want to look at our stance
Breakthrough “Mind Set” for 2020
Eph 6:13-14 stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand.
- Think victoriously (spirit-not soul)
Not just positively
No doubt allowed
Temptation to give in
Rom 12:2 be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what Gods will is-his good, pleasing and perfect will.
1 Cor 2:16 But we have the mind of Christ.
Prov. 23:7 for is a man thinks in his heart, so is he.
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.”
- Breakthrough Unfolds
What is it you would have me learn in the process?
Help me see what your teaching me
1 Cor 10:13 No temptation has seized you except what is common to man. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can stand up under it.
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–
- Don’t let circumstances rob your faith
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