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2. என் ஆத்துமாவே, கர்த்தரை ஸ்தோத்திரி; அவர் செய்த சகல உபகாரங்களையும் மறவாதே.
Bible teaches us that David was a man after God’s own heart. David had his own success’s and failures just like any of us but what made David a cut above the rest was that his heart was always looking to God. He had a deep desire to follow God in-spite of what we know from the Bible that David was far from perfect. He had unshakable faith in the God He believed and worshiped.
If we just look at the extra-ordinary way of David becoming a king, his journey is an excellent reminder to us that God orchestrates His plans in His own ways and in His own perfect Timing.
David was chosen ‘ King’ while Saul was still a King. Samuel, the last judge of Israel is led by God to the family of Jesse in Bethlehem. Based on their appearances, Samuel assumes that the 1st son Eliab is God’s replacement for Saul. But clearly Eliab was not God’s choice. Then he passes Abinadab, Shammah and 7 of his son’s who were not God’s choices for leading his people.
1 Sam 16:17 God Says ” Do not consider the appearance or height, for I have rejected him. The Lord does not look at the things that man looks at. Man looks at outward appearance, bu the Lord looks at the heart “
When all this was happening at Jess’s place, David who was a shepherd boy was actually tending his sheep. He had to be called for before the Lord confirms that infact He is the appointed king
1 Sam 16:12 “He was ruddy, had beautiful eyes and was handsome “
And the Lord said ” Arise, anoint him, for this is he “
v 13 Then Samuel took the horn of oil and anointed him in the midst of his brothers. And the spirit of the Lord rushed upon David from that day forward “
Though he was anointed the King, David had to wait for almost 15 years before he could actually reign as a King. He had his own journey of being molded and shaped by God.
We see God’s favor with David throughout , especially when he became Saul’s favorite armor bearer and skillfully played for him when the evil spirit tormented Saul ( v 14 )
David is described as ‘ a man who is skilled in playing the lyre, a man of valor, a man of war, prudent in speech, a man of good presence and the Lord is with him ‘
This was a bit of history on how David was chosen to be a king. Let’s look at the extra-ordinary story of how he defeated Goliath
When He is urging you to trust Him and take a leap of faith
And when you finally take that Crazy LEAP,
Not knowing for certain what the uncertain holds in your future
That’s when He says
When I lead , I will provide
I heard this saying once
The will of God will never take you to a place , where the Grace of God cannot keep you
Keep trusting God and keep up with your journey ! Your one leap could be an answered prayer of many years . Your one leap could be the key to the Abundant Life God intends you to have. Your one leap could change your world in Christ. It takes action from your end, to make that ONE LEAP !!
Remember, when He leads He provides
Stay Blessed In Him💞
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I can’t believe this !! I had a similar revelation from the Lord on ‘Walking Through ‘ and same scriptures / examples of people from the Word .. I posted on my blog on 9th June 2017
Australian Prophetic Council – Chelsea Hagen
I believe the Lord is encouraging us to hold on and keep ‘Walking Thru’ as in the walking is the breakthrough
Stay Blessed in Him💞
We pray for a breakthrough all the time. A breakthrough in our marriage, a breakthrough in our finances, a breakthrough in our job, a breakthrough in our relations, a breakthrough in our children’s behavior, a breakthrough in the world’s unjust happenings and a lot more ..
I looked up on the dictionary on what the word ‘ breakthrough’ stands for
and it came up with this
‘break through something to force your way through something that is stopping you from moving forward’
This morning I want to you to take a moment to ponder about ‘ what is stopping you from moving forward ?’ And ‘ what does it takes from yourself to see yourself to force through that ‘something’ so you can get your breakthrough ..
My prayer for you today is whatever breakthrough you are looking for, may the good Lord be gracious to bring it pass to you in His time and May you have the endurance during the process.
Trust in the Lord’s mighty and outstretched arms to lead you into your breakthrough
May you be blessed by this song ‘ breakthrough ‘. If God can do it for me, He can do it for you too .. He loves us too much to see us suffer
You never fail
Nor give up on failures like me
You always show up
Breaking through the storm
Like a lightning in the storm
Also quietening the waves
That roar to take the faith
That you have put in my heart
For the glory of Your name
Your light shines through the darkness
Breaking through the clouds
The clouds of fear and doubt
Your light expels the sins in our lives
And keep them far away
As far is east is from the west
Now I break free from my past
All the failures and hurts
Don’t exist anymore
Now I declare , that I am a new person in Christ
The Lord has given me a breakthrough !!
The old is gone and the new has come
I am a new person in Him
Your hand is more than mighty to save
And we will forever raise our hands
To Praise Your Holy Name
To Praise Your Holy Name
May you be the be the rainbow of breakthrough in our clouds of darkness
We continue to trust in Your mighty hand to save us
In Jesus Name