Working with God’s Time Table

I just love the doxology!
Praise God from Whom all blessings flow, praise Him all creatures here below.
Praise Him all ye heavenly host, Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost! Amen

If you are believing for a thing, expect God to do it his way. If you try to help God, like Abraham did, you will set yourself back and you might get an “Ishmael.” Don’t force it. Follow the flow of God.  When things are constantly blocked, it’s not time yet. Take the hint, and relax until the flow of God forms the path in front of you. Let God be God. Watch for the flow or it will come and go before you know. God is fully able to do it himself without your help. All God needs is your participation and your obedience.

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Covenant Rights or Positive Thinking?

My friend and I were talking today.  We pinpointed a financial need that we would come into agreement over.  My friend said, “Sure, I will believe with you for that.”

I did not think that positive thinking over a situation is the new Christian format for how we attack our problems.  I responded, “So just believing is all we need to do?  Instead of having faith in our faith, why don’t we base our prayer of agreement on what Jesus and His blood have purchased for us, and stand on our covenant rights.”

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