VIEW Notes 2-17-19C
2 Sam. 5:19-20
‘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
David said, “I watched the LORD break through like a mighty flood.” So he named the place “The Lord of the Breakthrough
When a person’s steps follow the Lord, God is pleased with his ways. If he stumbles, he will not fall, because the Lord holds his hand.
The Lord has released the Prophetic Word for 2019
2019 the year of Realization
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
We’ve been looking at
Possessing a “Breakthrough Mind-Set”
You will see breakthrough in 2019
you live in a Breakthrough Mindset
Prov 23:7 For as a man THINKS in his heart, so is he.
God has revealed His methods
If we wants to see Breakthrough
Do it “HIS WAY”
“I did it His Way”
How to make
How to hear God”
In order to see Breakthrough
You have to know
I KNOW what I’m doing. I KNOW the plans I have for you–plans to take care of you, not abandon you, plans to give you the future you hope for.
Isa 30:21-22 Whether you turn to the right or to the left,
you will hear a voice, saying, “This is the way you should go.”
You’ve heard me say as Christians …
We don’t make decisions
“We follow in obedience“
His ways ….
Our focus is to:
“Find His Will”
Most people make decisions by
Manipulation / persuasion / feelings
Fortune cookies /horoscope-astrology / flipping coins
Is. 55:8-9, James 1:5
“For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways,“ declares the LORD. “As the heavens are higher than the earth so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts.
If any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault,
and it will be given to him.
From daily decisions and choices that will impact our lives..
Which job to take, which car to drive, where we are to live which person to date or marry
To which God/god we choose to serve
Our lives are defined by the decisions we make
The decisions that we make
We looked at General keys for making
- Will not contradict God’s Word
- Will not contradict His Character
- Will bring Relief and Freedom
- Never be Confusing
- Never demand Sudden Action
- Confirmed by Wise Counsel
Holy Spirit will Confirm
If any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to him.
218 X in Scripture
Wisdom- whole book in the Bible devoted
Prov. 3:7 Do not be wise in your own eyes
James 3:17 ..wisdom comes from above
Get wisdom and understanding.
Don’t forget or ignore my words.
Hold on to wisdom, and it will take care of you.
How to get Wisdom
Many people have
Knowledge is information
But they don’t use Wisdom
Wisdom is to correctly apply knowledge
It causes us to miss or delay Breakthrough
It’s the same in our dealings with God
Do’s and Don’ts of Making Breakthrough Decisions
Things to look out for in
making correct decisions
(for daily walk and major decisions)
I want to begin with the
Ways we can miss Breakthrogh
(most common mistakes)
Don’t get ahead of God’s Timing
Frustration leads to mistakes
For the revelation (instruction in understanding) awaits an appointed time;
“The message is for an appointed time..
It’s on its way. It will come right on time.” (Msg)
Don’t presume God’s direction
Assume – guess – suppose
fail to ask
“well I just thought God would…”
Ps 119:58-59 I have sought your face with all my heart; be gracious to me according to your promise. I have considered my ways and have turned my steps to your statutes.
Prov 20:24 A man’s steps are directed by the LORD. How then can anyone understand his own way?
Ps 119:59 I have considered my ways and have turned my steps to your statutes.
Don’t put God in a box
Did it this way the last time
Lam 3 :23 His merciful provision is created new every morning. How great your faithfulness! God’s loyal love couldn’t have run out, his merciful love couldn’t have dried up. They’re created new every morning. How great your faithfulness!
Ps 25:4-5 Show me your ways, O LORD, teach me your paths; guide me in your truth and teach me, for you are God my Savior, and my hope is in you all day long
Don’t expect the next without doing the last
I have committed to obey your words. I have sought your face with all my heart; be gracious to me according to your promise.
Don’t be “results” driven
Journey not just destination
End doesn’t justify-means
I have considered my ways and have turned my steps to your statutes.
Prov 3:6 in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.
Ex 33:13 teach me your ways so I may know you
Ps 139:5-6 You hem me in–behind and before; you have laid your hand upon me. Such knowledge is too wonderful for me, too lofty for me to attain