How To Receive Miracles
How to Stay (live) in the Miracle Zone Pt.3
And God confirms His Word by giving signs and wonders and various miracles and gifts of the Holy Spirit.
All things are possible with God.”
Let God’s desires be your main focus in life. Then all your needs will be taken care of by His miraculous provision
2017 THE YEAR OF BREAKTHROUGH
Our focus for 2017 : Releasing the power of God through your life
First a quick… Review
We’re building on: Releasing the Miraculous in 2017
Turn to someone and say “It’s all about the Spiritual
TODAY (rebellion, riots, division, social changes, family, our nation, etc)
We set the stage for
How to stay in the place where MIRACLES HAPPEN
Important: When We Bind the Enemy’s Involvement – Miracles Are Free to Happen
I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven; whatever you bind (forbid)
on earth will be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose (permit) on earth
will be loosed in heaven.”
I have given you authority…to overcome all the power of the enemy;
nothing will harm you.
We looked at Questions
- Do miracles still happen?
- Do miracles come from faith or fantasy?
- Are past miracles just superstations?
- Are miracles just “quirks” of nature?
- Are miracles just for “special people”?
- Can we ask for miracles in our life?
Heb 13: 8
Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever
I tell you the truth, anyone who has faith in me will do what I have been doing. He will do even greater things than these, because I am going to the Father.
We saw why people exclude themselves from miracles
- Unrealistic (childish, immature)
- Feel unworthy
- Lack of faith
- Past let downs (afraid to hope)
- Loss of hope (gave up)
- Loss of relationship with the Lord
- Incorrect understanding of God ways
Do you need a Miracle?
There is a way and a position we must take to be in a place to receive miracles.
“You must believe that God will demonstrate His grace (unmerited favor) n the situations you are believing Him for”
We must believe
that God not only… …
- Can Do Miracles (able)
- Does Miracles
- Will Do Miracles
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!
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.
Matt 21:22 If you believe , you will receive whatever you ask for in prayer.“
The most important ingredient for Miracles-
They require Faith to be released
Important facts about miracles
- God uses our life challenges to release His miracles
Things beyond our control
- God has a miracle for every challenge
Sometimes it supernatural
Sometimes it’s natural
No challenge to cause us to fail
- God has a part for you to play in the miracle process
Miracles depend upon our response to God
Last time we began
How to stay (live) in the “Miracle Zone” Pt.1
- 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.”
- Look for God’s doorway in the midst of the challenge
What is it you would have me learn-at the beginning
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