OUR TIMES ARE IN THE HANDS OF GOD

Sunday July 24, 2016.

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Author : Bishop Julius Okarike

Verse Of The Day : My times are in your hand, deliver me from the hand of my enemies; and from them that persecute me.- Psalms 31:15 (UKJV).

LISTEN : Our times are in the hands of God. Just as products are made with specified valid periods and expiring dates so are we. No matter how clever, wise, strong, powerful, enduring, etc, one may seem, it will not change the purpose of God. It is God who determines your destiny: that is, the events of your life are under his control. Unfortunately, many behaves in a way that suggest that they’ve taken the place of God in deciding the events of the lives of others. They kill, maim, persecute, destroy and do many harm to others because they believe that they’re in control of the world. They often and relentlessly put other people under undeserved pressure and inhuman treatment.

David was under such pressure when he penned this psalm. However, he said, ” My times are in your hand” (v.15). Although he was going through series of afflictions from the hands of his enemies – King Saul, the Philistines, etc. He believed that God was in control of the events of his life. David’s expression in our verse of the day was that no danger can happen to him without God’s foresight. He knows that God sees what is prepared for or meditated against him. He was sure that God will deliver him from his enemies.

Beloved, don’t be afraid of the wicked who has got some evil plans against you, your life is not in their hands. Let’s like David say, my life is in the hands of God. Friend, trust me, if you trust the LORD you’ll live in safety. No matter what you’re going through the LORD will keep you because your time is in his hands.
 
Having read today’s devotional message, what are you expected to do? 
1. Don’t surrender to satanic intimidation and fear, trust the LORD to deliver you.
2. Don’t fight the enemy with your strength, fight him with your faith.
3. Always be expectant of God’s deliverance in your life.
4. Trust the LORD and don’t lose hope.

Daily Task
Commit your enemies to God and allowed Him to judge and vindicate you.

Daily Reflection : Those who strives to decree a NO where God has decreed a YES will only waste their time, efforts and lives.

Prayer
Heavenly Father, I ask for your help in my life today, when enemies surrounds and overwhelm me, deliver me from their expectations in Jesus ‘ name, amen.

Prophetic Word :I prophesy upon your life this season, the expectations of the wicked over your life, family, marriage, finances, career, academics, children, are disappointed in Jesus ‘ name.

NOTE: Friend, always leave your comments and testimonies below; let’s know how you feel reading the Winner’s Seed Daily Devotional. Thanks.

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