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But, if we will pray and seek God’s mercy and grace to help us (John 14:13) — asking His help to learn His promises, then little by little, we will grow and mature into possessing His character. Check out these lyrics from this amazon song. If you would like to go further, then begin to understand and obey the 2nd Commandment. If we are to mature in our faith, we must be of an honest and good heart, seeking to walk in the Light of God’s written WORD. No human has ever lived a perfect day. We’d love to meet you and get you involved at HTBB, go to htbb.org/connect to see where you can volunteer! With this promise of God in hand we can then be assured that what we learn in the Bible comes from Him! If in prayer we do not take hold of God, we have prayed but feebly, if at all. Those who diligently search God’s Word, to seek out and take hold of His promises, are greatly encouraged. God can only work His will in those who humble themselves. – 4 Tips, Preparing to Walk Into The Land of Uprightness, God’s Word Speaks to All Situations of Life, He is Mightier Than the Turbulence of This World, Following Father’s Loving Instructions: The Key To Our ‘Well’-Being, Before I Was Afflicted I Went Astray: But Now…, Lead Me In Your Truth: Part 1 - The Basics, 10 Examples of How God's Word is a Light For Our Path, Learning to Hear Father's Voice: Removing the Obstacles, Queen Esther's Example: Putting On Our Royal Apparel, The Sabbath Day - An Appointment With The King, A Way That Seems Right: Avoiding the Strong Delusion, Enlightening the Eyes of Our Understanding: 5 Steps, How to Keep the Second Commandment (What Your Pastor Never Told You). We will take hold of His promise that He will be our guide, even unto death (Psalms 48:14 and 1Peter 3:14). Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Download MP3. Standing on the promises I cannot fall, Listening every moment to the Spirit’s call Resting in my Savior as my all in all, Standing on the … These writings © 2011-2020 coldwaterstoathirstysoul. Cold Waters to a Thirsty Soul— Complete List of Posts & Articles. Taking Hold of God’s Promises By Jim and Carolyn Murphy Part II July 2000 In Part I of this teaching article we examined God's promises and instructions given to Joshua in the first 9 verses of the Book of Joshua. . 0000005150 00000 n “All God’s giants have been weak men, who did great things for God because . hold of God. Every day I wake up, I’m reminded of my weakness. We first receive the seed of this divine nature when we become Born-Again through Yahushua Messiah [Jesus Christ], who is the ‘Seed’ — the incorruptable Word planted within our heart. H��S͎�0��)�h�o�ʶڂTi��V������"��}�>q��͖�)g��g���. FOUR -- WHEN YOU TITHE, YOU QUALIFY FOR GOD'S PROMISES. The fourth benefit of tithing is that there are special promises in the Bible just for you. This promise says that if we are obedient and walk rightly before God, we can be absolutely confident that He will give us the land He has pointed out to us to possess. We must remember his promises. 0000007244 00000 n Trust takes hold of the promise and allows the promise to be effective in our lives. From the Desk of Steve Shultz: As I read through this latest word by Garris Elkins, I kept hearing the Scripture of Isaiah 55:11, "So is My word that goes out from My mouth: It will not return to Me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and the achieve the purpose for which I sent it." 0000005372 00000 n Are you satisfied? and depart from evil. Taking Hold of God: Reformed and Puritan Perspectives on Prayer - Kindle edition by Beeke, Joel, Najapfour, Brian. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. The God of heaven and earth personally holds your right hand. In the midst of darkness, turmoil, and the storms of this life, we have a beacon to guide us safely to our destination: God’s promises to His people. This Scripture passage teaches us that through Yah’s exceedingly great and precious promises we can become partakers of Messiah’s divine nature, which is good and loving! He promised to never give us more than we can bear Trust God all-wise, knowing, and understanding too. It is a slow but steady process to learn to apply to ourselves what Father has promised us in His Word. 0000007265 00000 n About Web Ministry The Web Ministry Team is comprised of volunteers blessed with technical and administrative abilities who dedicate time each month to maintain and develop the Hardingville Website. Yahuwah wants us to know, and take hold of this promise – that He is with us! Change ). 0000005810 00000 n Joshua 1. Pharaoh didn't take God's word seriously, and the effect was catastrophic. He will not forsake us in life or at death, or on the Day of Judgment because. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out /  and He shall direct your paths. 0000003138 00000 n So with Yah’s help, let us seek the promises in God’s Word and begin to trust in Father’s love for us and begin to proclaim Father’s great promises, regardless of our trials, for this is the step toward possessing them! As we learn to apply [take hold of – memorize, believe, trust in] Yahuwah’s promises to our lives, little by little, we will receive more of His divine nature, His character, into our own lives (2Timothy 1:7). Miles looks at Gods covenant with Abraham and how we can inherit and take hold of God’s promises for the new year ahead. Giles Fouhy. But the goodness of this promise lies in that God promises his strength when we are weak. Take A Closer Look: They cannot For an in-depth study on Biblical guidelines for learning how to study God's Word for yourself, see the following: Post was not sent - check your email addresses! One of Yahuwah’s promises is His presence WITH us, wherever we go: Do not fear; for I [Yahuwah Elohim – the LORD God] I am with you; be not dismayed; for I am your God. To take hold of Yah’s promises [His commitments] is to seize them as though they belong to us! The Bible tells us that from the beginning of time until eternity, God's Word will never ever fail nor fall to the ground. Believe that God answers prayer . . Look toward the glorious Trinity in prayer, 3. With His constant presence with us, with Him being on our side (Psalms 56:9), then we can be confident that Yah’s purposes for us will prevail: He will not fail us, nor forsake us! We live in a sinful world that is fraught with conditional promises … Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Taking Hold of God: Reformed and Puritan Perspectives on Prayer. 0000001060 00000 n Corrie ten Boom once said, “Let God’s promises shine on your problems!” God’s promises shine as a ‘light’ in the midst of darkness, and are given to us to help us solve our problems. For all the promises of God find their Yes in Him [Messiah]. This is the narrative account of how the nation of Israel, having been miraculously sprung out of slavery in Egypt, having wandered in the desert for 40 years. (Luke 8:15). One of the key ways in partnering with the promises of God is to open your mouth and call those things which be not as though they are. And though we may go through sufferings and persecutions as Daniel did, and as his three friends did (see Daniel 3); and though we may be rejected, or even killed because of our trust and devotion to Yahuwah and His Word — yet we will trust in Father’s plans and purposes, because He is with us! 18 0 obj << /Linearized 1 /O 20 /H [ 1060 284 ] /L 97468 /E 70427 /N 4 /T 96990 >> endobj xref 18 31 0000000016 00000 n Preached by Pastor John Mark Turner on December 31, 2017 from Joshua 14:6-15. We may not be able to see the end of it yet, and it might last longer than any of us hope, but we will get through it. "Taking Hold of the Promises of God in 2018" Garris Elkins Home › Forums › VOICE OF PROPHECY – Kingdom of God Prophetic Words › "Taking Hold of the Promises of God in 2018" Garris Elkins This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 2 years, 11 months ago by Ron McGatlin . Learn how your comment data is processed. Can we firmly ‘take hold’ of this promise of His Word? . He summarizes the three main principles for “taking hold of God” as 1. Laying Hold of the Promises of God by Sy Underwood. These promises were that God would give the Israelites every place they set their In these present times, the corona virus threat looms large. Thirsty Souls are looking for the things that are permanently satisfying, and do not fade away — things that are Eternal! 0000008684 00000 n Only then can He begin to produce within us the good fruit of righteousness — our works of obedience to His Words, after our New Birth (Philippians 1:9-11 and Proverbs 31:31). This promise is repeated in several places throughout the Scriptures. Help me to always trust You, obey You, and truly believe, with all my heart, Your many promises, and most especially – that, “Pride is a barrier to God working in us. Our trials for today he promises to carry us through. God has given us promises of well-being, strength, and victory — promises that give us direction on how to come out of many difficulties. God doesn't turn His back on His Word. Or do you want to go further? As Hebrews 10:23 tells us, “ [God] who promised is faithful.” The Father always keeps His promises—the same today as He did in … Welcome to the OT book of Joshua. – to truly believe it and trust in this Word? After reading these other chapters, it is beneficial because one can feel overwhelmed and inadequate at trying to implement some of the things brought up. If we truly believe in our heart the truth and authority of God’s Word, then we will often repeat His wonderful promises — we will proclaim them, speak them out loud as a way of strengthening our grip on them! Joshua 1 Taking hold of God's promises. Answer: There are many, many promises of God in Scripture. How Can I Satisfy 0000001344 00000 n Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. What would it be like to truly take possession of this promise of His constant presence with us? If we personally apply this promise to ourselves, then we will know His strength, His good courage, and the working of Father’s plans for our life. . He was not an ordinary man!! April 22, 2018. Stay in touch with all that’s going on! Corrie ten Boom once said, “Let God’s promises shine on your problems!” God’s promises shine as a ‘light’ in the midst of darkness, and are given to us to help us solve our problems. The Father always keeps His promises—the same today as He did in the days of the Bible. God uses delays to prepare us. The Torah: The Key to Unlocking God’s Word, Six Little Things that Make a Big Difference, Learning to Hear Father’s Voice: Removing the Obstacles, Guard Your Heart With All Diligence! James B March 17, 2020 2020, Lent, Carrick, March. Lets look at three ways God uses delays in our lives. Only God can give us this kind of heart! 0000007968 00000 n %PDF-1.3 %���� PROVERBS 3:9-10 (Deuteronomy 31:6). But what does it mean to ‘take hold’ of Yahuwah’s promises? Someone might ask, why did God take the long way which caused a delay in taking the children of Israel into the promise land? Lift up your heart in faith and trusting prayer. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. 0000005831 00000 n Oh Abba Father, I thank You and praise You for Your great lovingkindness and mercies! First of all, it means to understand that Yahuwah’s promises are His Words of commitment to His people — committing Himself to do [or not do] something, for those who will trust Him and believe His written Word. These are not flippant, casual promises such as we often make; these promises of God are … 0000006541 00000 n "Prove all things with Scripture, and hold fast that which is good.". Trials, struggles, or tribulations will not separate us from Yahuwah’s love and His commitment to us. He has made us to be more than conquerors through Messiah because of His great love for us! Then the guilt remains. 0000046738 00000 n That is why it is through Him [Messiah] that we utter our Amen to God for His glory. Be not wise in your own eyes: fear Yahuwah [the LORD], Can we find the pure, undefiled ‘Living Waters‘ that truly satisfies our thirsty soul? Facebook 0 Twitter 0 Likes. Then, as we study and obey His written Words, praying, seeking Him diligently, little by little the Seed begins to grow and take root within us. Series: Lent. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. None of God's declarations and promises will ever fail. This delay was designed by God for a particular reason. He did this to communicate His character, His nature, His power, His purpose, and His plans. 0000002552 00000 n 0000006520 00000 n 0000000967 00000 n 0000004471 00000 n I will make you strong; yes, I will help you; yes, I will uphold you with the right hand of My righteousness. This applies to anyone who hears and sees the promises of God and has the boldness to step out . Let me give you 2 of them. ( Log Out /  ( Log Out /  Can you and I grasp the enormity of this promise? Proverbs 3:6-7, Cold Waters To A Thirsty Soul does not necessarily agree with, nor endorse, all the content of other websites, articles, videos, or persons referenced within this blog. 0000002531 00000 n But God’s promise is not frail. Saint Barnabas Dalston. For I, the LORD your God, hold your right hand; it is I who say to you, “Fear not, I am the one who helps you.” Isaiah 41:13; God doesn’t simply send an angel to hold your right hand. God would call a man by the name of Moses to declare to Pharaoh that it was time for his people to be set free. 0000001323 00000 n In today’s devotional, we’re continuing our series of taking hold of God’s promises by looking at his promise of strength. 0000003785 00000 n This promise is for the stout-hearted souls who will dare believe God's word. Only Yahushua Messiah [Jesus Christ] could have accomplished this mission, because . 0000001551 00000 n As long as we remain proud, arrogant, self-sufficient, and attempt to maintain our independence from God, then there is no way God can work in us.”. Oh dear Thirsty Souls, may the truth of Yah’s wonderful promises take deep root into our heart and soul! Taking Hold Of The Promises Of God | Miles Toulmin. The promises of God start with 2 Timothy 3:16 when God tells us that all Scriptures in the Bible are inspired by God. (Isaiah 41:10), Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for Yahuwah Elohim [the LORD your God], He it is that goes with you; He will not fail you, nor forsake you. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. in fact, He has made … Thankfully, there is One who keeps His word and never changes. April 9, 2020 kevingdrendel. Scripture: Genesis 12:1-9. The Son of God: Yahuwah’s commitments — His promises — are deserving of our efforts to ‘take hold’ of them, because they are wonderful — they are ‘exceedingly great and precious’: Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Yahushua [Jesus] our Lord, According as His divine power has given unto us all things that pertain unto life and godliness, through the knowledge of Him Who has called us to glory and virtue: Whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these you might be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust. The 5 keys to taking hold of God’s Promises. Or … The worship leader based the worship on 2 Corinthians 1:20 and said how the Lord will surely fulfil His promises for us and the only qualification we need to take hold of His promises is that we have no qualifications to receive those promises, that we are nothing but clay in the hands of the Heavenly Potter. If God here promises to forgive us, but we do not trust that promise, then are hearts are not set free. One of the greatest promises God made in history was the deliverance of his people from Egyptian slavery. I want to assure you that exceedingly great and precious promises await those who will dare to believe. It would be like having a unit of military soldiers assigned to us personally, to stand with us at all times, and to support us everywhere we go — to warn us of the many dangers along our path, and to guide us through times of darkness and uncertainty. 0000004492 00000 n Paul encourages us "to continue in the things we have learned and been assured of. " (2Chronicles 16:9a). This particular promise – that He is with us wherever we go – is a promise that insures our confidence and strength in the midst of difficulties and uncertainty. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Listen Now. 0000002303 00000 n ( Log Out /  May His Word be so rooted within us that we would be the ‘good ground’ He is looking for — those who hear the Word of God, keep it, hold tightly to it, even through oppositions, and thus bring forth fruit: But that [the seed of the Word of God] on the good ground are they, which in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, keep it, and bring forth fruit with patience. 0000008606 00000 n 0000002264 00000 n “this is the will of Him that sent me [Yahushua Messiah], that every one which sees the Son, and believes on Him, may have everlasting life: and I will raise him up at the last day.” (John 6:40). Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. If we will think honestly about Father’s astonishing and wonderful promises, then we would never refuse to follow Him whole-heartedly (Psalms 55:16)! The very soul of devotion lies in realizing the divine presence, in dealing with God as a real person, in firm confidence in His faithfulness—in a word, in “taking hold of H im.” Men do not take hold of a shadow . When we look at the cross of Christ we can know that God makes promises that He will keep, just as He fulfilled his covenant with Abram. Unlike some human promises that end up being broken, contracts that have an end, and all oaths and promises that have a limit to their effectivity, God's Word stands firm beyond … 0000001698 00000 n Yahuwah has given unto us His exceedingly great and precious promises so that we, His beloved children, might be a partaker of His divine nature — a nature of courage, confidence, triumph, and joy! 0000003764 00000 n We all need to ‘take hold’ of the promises of Yahuwah Elohim [the Hebrew name for the LORD God]. 0000049415 00000 n Can we find these Eternal things? A Call for Changing Priorities: Taking Hold of God’s Promise. God Loves You Unconditionally. In each promise, God pledges that something will (or will not) be done or given or come to pass. Taking Hold of God's Promises. (Hebrews 10:23; Romans 10:10). It is through this process that we grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Saviour. Thirsty Souls are looking for the true refreshing that reaches into our inner-most-being. Plead God’s promises in prayer 2. As this passage reveals, if we are IN Messiah, through the New Birth, then we, as Believers in Messiah, can take hold of Yahuwah’s promises personally, and trust Him to fulfill His Word to us because – all the promises of God find their Yes in Messiah! Yahuwah Elohim [the Hebrew name for the LORD God], Who is the Living, Eternal God, Creator of all things, Who can do whatever He pleases, came to this earth, born into this world through a virgin birth. Taking Hold of God’s Promises. My Thirsty Soul? This promise, that Yahuwah is with us, is repeated often and with different wording in other verses: These verses remind us that the promises of Yah’s strength and presence, along with His ministering angels, are for His children, for those who love and trust Him, for those who are walking in the Fear of the LORD. Those who diligently search God’s Word, to seek out and take hold of His promises, are greatly encouraged. 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But, if we will pray and seek God’s mercy and grace to help us (John 14:13) — asking His help to learn His promises, then little by little, we will grow and mature into possessing His character. Check out these lyrics from this amazon song. If you would like to go further, then begin to understand and obey the 2nd Commandment. If we are to mature in our faith, we must be of an honest and good heart, seeking to walk in the Light of God’s written WORD. No human has ever lived a perfect day. We’d love to meet you and get you involved at HTBB, go to htbb.org/connect to see where you can volunteer! With this promise of God in hand we can then be assured that what we learn in the Bible comes from Him! If in prayer we do not take hold of God, we have prayed but feebly, if at all. Those who diligently search God’s Word, to seek out and take hold of His promises, are greatly encouraged. God can only work His will in those who humble themselves. – 4 Tips, Preparing to Walk Into The Land of Uprightness, God’s Word Speaks to All Situations of Life, He is Mightier Than the Turbulence of This World, Following Father’s Loving Instructions: The Key To Our ‘Well’-Being, Before I Was Afflicted I Went Astray: But Now…, Lead Me In Your Truth: Part 1 - The Basics, 10 Examples of How God's Word is a Light For Our Path, Learning to Hear Father's Voice: Removing the Obstacles, Queen Esther's Example: Putting On Our Royal Apparel, The Sabbath Day - An Appointment With The King, A Way That Seems Right: Avoiding the Strong Delusion, Enlightening the Eyes of Our Understanding: 5 Steps, How to Keep the Second Commandment (What Your Pastor Never Told You). We will take hold of His promise that He will be our guide, even unto death (Psalms 48:14 and 1Peter 3:14). Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Download MP3. Standing on the promises I cannot fall, Listening every moment to the Spirit’s call Resting in my Savior as my all in all, Standing on the … These writings © 2011-2020 coldwaterstoathirstysoul. Cold Waters to a Thirsty Soul— Complete List of Posts & Articles. Taking Hold of God’s Promises By Jim and Carolyn Murphy Part II July 2000 In Part I of this teaching article we examined God's promises and instructions given to Joshua in the first 9 verses of the Book of Joshua. . 0000005150 00000 n “All God’s giants have been weak men, who did great things for God because . hold of God. Every day I wake up, I’m reminded of my weakness. We first receive the seed of this divine nature when we become Born-Again through Yahushua Messiah [Jesus Christ], who is the ‘Seed’ — the incorruptable Word planted within our heart. H��S͎�0��)�h�o�ʶڂTi��V������"��}�>q��͖�)g��g���. FOUR -- WHEN YOU TITHE, YOU QUALIFY FOR GOD'S PROMISES. The fourth benefit of tithing is that there are special promises in the Bible just for you. This promise says that if we are obedient and walk rightly before God, we can be absolutely confident that He will give us the land He has pointed out to us to possess. We must remember his promises. 0000007244 00000 n Trust takes hold of the promise and allows the promise to be effective in our lives. From the Desk of Steve Shultz: As I read through this latest word by Garris Elkins, I kept hearing the Scripture of Isaiah 55:11, "So is My word that goes out from My mouth: It will not return to Me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and the achieve the purpose for which I sent it." 0000005372 00000 n Are you satisfied? and depart from evil. Taking Hold of God: Reformed and Puritan Perspectives on Prayer - Kindle edition by Beeke, Joel, Najapfour, Brian. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. The God of heaven and earth personally holds your right hand. In the midst of darkness, turmoil, and the storms of this life, we have a beacon to guide us safely to our destination: God’s promises to His people. This Scripture passage teaches us that through Yah’s exceedingly great and precious promises we can become partakers of Messiah’s divine nature, which is good and loving! He promised to never give us more than we can bear Trust God all-wise, knowing, and understanding too. It is a slow but steady process to learn to apply to ourselves what Father has promised us in His Word. 0000007265 00000 n About Web Ministry The Web Ministry Team is comprised of volunteers blessed with technical and administrative abilities who dedicate time each month to maintain and develop the Hardingville Website. Yahuwah wants us to know, and take hold of this promise – that He is with us! Change ). 0000005810 00000 n Joshua 1. Pharaoh didn't take God's word seriously, and the effect was catastrophic. He will not forsake us in life or at death, or on the Day of Judgment because. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out /  and He shall direct your paths. 0000003138 00000 n So with Yah’s help, let us seek the promises in God’s Word and begin to trust in Father’s love for us and begin to proclaim Father’s great promises, regardless of our trials, for this is the step toward possessing them! As we learn to apply [take hold of – memorize, believe, trust in] Yahuwah’s promises to our lives, little by little, we will receive more of His divine nature, His character, into our own lives (2Timothy 1:7). Miles looks at Gods covenant with Abraham and how we can inherit and take hold of God’s promises for the new year ahead. Giles Fouhy. But the goodness of this promise lies in that God promises his strength when we are weak. Take A Closer Look: They cannot For an in-depth study on Biblical guidelines for learning how to study God's Word for yourself, see the following: Post was not sent - check your email addresses! One of Yahuwah’s promises is His presence WITH us, wherever we go: Do not fear; for I [Yahuwah Elohim – the LORD God] I am with you; be not dismayed; for I am your God. To take hold of Yah’s promises [His commitments] is to seize them as though they belong to us! The Bible tells us that from the beginning of time until eternity, God's Word will never ever fail nor fall to the ground. Believe that God answers prayer . . Look toward the glorious Trinity in prayer, 3. With His constant presence with us, with Him being on our side (Psalms 56:9), then we can be confident that Yah’s purposes for us will prevail: He will not fail us, nor forsake us! We live in a sinful world that is fraught with conditional promises … Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Taking Hold of God: Reformed and Puritan Perspectives on Prayer. 0000001060 00000 n Corrie ten Boom once said, “Let God’s promises shine on your problems!” God’s promises shine as a ‘light’ in the midst of darkness, and are given to us to help us solve our problems. For all the promises of God find their Yes in Him [Messiah]. This is the narrative account of how the nation of Israel, having been miraculously sprung out of slavery in Egypt, having wandered in the desert for 40 years. (Luke 8:15). One of the key ways in partnering with the promises of God is to open your mouth and call those things which be not as though they are. And though we may go through sufferings and persecutions as Daniel did, and as his three friends did (see Daniel 3); and though we may be rejected, or even killed because of our trust and devotion to Yahuwah and His Word — yet we will trust in Father’s plans and purposes, because He is with us! 18 0 obj << /Linearized 1 /O 20 /H [ 1060 284 ] /L 97468 /E 70427 /N 4 /T 96990 >> endobj xref 18 31 0000000016 00000 n Preached by Pastor John Mark Turner on December 31, 2017 from Joshua 14:6-15. We may not be able to see the end of it yet, and it might last longer than any of us hope, but we will get through it. "Taking Hold of the Promises of God in 2018" Garris Elkins Home › Forums › VOICE OF PROPHECY – Kingdom of God Prophetic Words › "Taking Hold of the Promises of God in 2018" Garris Elkins This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 2 years, 11 months ago by Ron McGatlin . Learn how your comment data is processed. Can we firmly ‘take hold’ of this promise of His Word? . He summarizes the three main principles for “taking hold of God” as 1. Laying Hold of the Promises of God by Sy Underwood. These promises were that God would give the Israelites every place they set their In these present times, the corona virus threat looms large. Thirsty Souls are looking for the things that are permanently satisfying, and do not fade away — things that are Eternal! 0000008684 00000 n Only then can He begin to produce within us the good fruit of righteousness — our works of obedience to His Words, after our New Birth (Philippians 1:9-11 and Proverbs 31:31). This promise is repeated in several places throughout the Scriptures. Help me to always trust You, obey You, and truly believe, with all my heart, Your many promises, and most especially – that, “Pride is a barrier to God working in us. Our trials for today he promises to carry us through. God has given us promises of well-being, strength, and victory — promises that give us direction on how to come out of many difficulties. God doesn't turn His back on His Word. Or do you want to go further? As Hebrews 10:23 tells us, “ [God] who promised is faithful.” The Father always keeps His promises—the same today as He did in … Welcome to the OT book of Joshua. – to truly believe it and trust in this Word? After reading these other chapters, it is beneficial because one can feel overwhelmed and inadequate at trying to implement some of the things brought up. If we truly believe in our heart the truth and authority of God’s Word, then we will often repeat His wonderful promises — we will proclaim them, speak them out loud as a way of strengthening our grip on them! Joshua 1 Taking hold of God's promises. Answer: There are many, many promises of God in Scripture. How Can I Satisfy 0000001344 00000 n Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. What would it be like to truly take possession of this promise of His constant presence with us? If we personally apply this promise to ourselves, then we will know His strength, His good courage, and the working of Father’s plans for our life. . He was not an ordinary man!! April 22, 2018. Stay in touch with all that’s going on! Corrie ten Boom once said, “Let God’s promises shine on your problems!” God’s promises shine as a ‘light’ in the midst of darkness, and are given to us to help us solve our problems. The Father always keeps His promises—the same today as He did in the days of the Bible. God uses delays to prepare us. The Torah: The Key to Unlocking God’s Word, Six Little Things that Make a Big Difference, Learning to Hear Father’s Voice: Removing the Obstacles, Guard Your Heart With All Diligence! James B March 17, 2020 2020, Lent, Carrick, March. Lets look at three ways God uses delays in our lives. Only God can give us this kind of heart! 0000007968 00000 n %PDF-1.3 %���� PROVERBS 3:9-10 (Deuteronomy 31:6). But what does it mean to ‘take hold’ of Yahuwah’s promises? Someone might ask, why did God take the long way which caused a delay in taking the children of Israel into the promise land? Lift up your heart in faith and trusting prayer. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. 0000005831 00000 n Oh Abba Father, I thank You and praise You for Your great lovingkindness and mercies! First of all, it means to understand that Yahuwah’s promises are His Words of commitment to His people — committing Himself to do [or not do] something, for those who will trust Him and believe His written Word. These are not flippant, casual promises such as we often make; these promises of God are … 0000006541 00000 n "Prove all things with Scripture, and hold fast that which is good.". Trials, struggles, or tribulations will not separate us from Yahuwah’s love and His commitment to us. He has made us to be more than conquerors through Messiah because of His great love for us! Then the guilt remains. 0000046738 00000 n That is why it is through Him [Messiah] that we utter our Amen to God for His glory. Be not wise in your own eyes: fear Yahuwah [the LORD], Can we find the pure, undefiled ‘Living Waters‘ that truly satisfies our thirsty soul? Facebook 0 Twitter 0 Likes. Then, as we study and obey His written Words, praying, seeking Him diligently, little by little the Seed begins to grow and take root within us. Series: Lent. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. None of God's declarations and promises will ever fail. This delay was designed by God for a particular reason. He did this to communicate His character, His nature, His power, His purpose, and His plans. 0000002552 00000 n 0000006520 00000 n 0000000967 00000 n 0000004471 00000 n I will make you strong; yes, I will help you; yes, I will uphold you with the right hand of My righteousness. This applies to anyone who hears and sees the promises of God and has the boldness to step out . Let me give you 2 of them. ( Log Out /  ( Log Out /  Can you and I grasp the enormity of this promise? Proverbs 3:6-7, Cold Waters To A Thirsty Soul does not necessarily agree with, nor endorse, all the content of other websites, articles, videos, or persons referenced within this blog. 0000002531 00000 n But God’s promise is not frail. Saint Barnabas Dalston. For I, the LORD your God, hold your right hand; it is I who say to you, “Fear not, I am the one who helps you.” Isaiah 41:13; God doesn’t simply send an angel to hold your right hand. God would call a man by the name of Moses to declare to Pharaoh that it was time for his people to be set free. 0000001323 00000 n In today’s devotional, we’re continuing our series of taking hold of God’s promises by looking at his promise of strength. 0000003785 00000 n This promise is for the stout-hearted souls who will dare believe God's word. Only Yahushua Messiah [Jesus Christ] could have accomplished this mission, because . 0000001551 00000 n As long as we remain proud, arrogant, self-sufficient, and attempt to maintain our independence from God, then there is no way God can work in us.”. Oh dear Thirsty Souls, may the truth of Yah’s wonderful promises take deep root into our heart and soul! Taking Hold Of The Promises Of God | Miles Toulmin. The promises of God start with 2 Timothy 3:16 when God tells us that all Scriptures in the Bible are inspired by God. (Isaiah 41:10), Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for Yahuwah Elohim [the LORD your God], He it is that goes with you; He will not fail you, nor forsake you. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. in fact, He has made … Thankfully, there is One who keeps His word and never changes. April 9, 2020 kevingdrendel. Scripture: Genesis 12:1-9. The Son of God: Yahuwah’s commitments — His promises — are deserving of our efforts to ‘take hold’ of them, because they are wonderful — they are ‘exceedingly great and precious’: Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Yahushua [Jesus] our Lord, According as His divine power has given unto us all things that pertain unto life and godliness, through the knowledge of Him Who has called us to glory and virtue: Whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these you might be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust. The 5 keys to taking hold of God’s Promises. Or … The worship leader based the worship on 2 Corinthians 1:20 and said how the Lord will surely fulfil His promises for us and the only qualification we need to take hold of His promises is that we have no qualifications to receive those promises, that we are nothing but clay in the hands of the Heavenly Potter. If God here promises to forgive us, but we do not trust that promise, then are hearts are not set free. One of the greatest promises God made in history was the deliverance of his people from Egyptian slavery. I want to assure you that exceedingly great and precious promises await those who will dare to believe. It would be like having a unit of military soldiers assigned to us personally, to stand with us at all times, and to support us everywhere we go — to warn us of the many dangers along our path, and to guide us through times of darkness and uncertainty. 0000004492 00000 n Paul encourages us "to continue in the things we have learned and been assured of. " (2Chronicles 16:9a). This particular promise – that He is with us wherever we go – is a promise that insures our confidence and strength in the midst of difficulties and uncertainty. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Listen Now. 0000002303 00000 n ( Log Out /  May His Word be so rooted within us that we would be the ‘good ground’ He is looking for — those who hear the Word of God, keep it, hold tightly to it, even through oppositions, and thus bring forth fruit: But that [the seed of the Word of God] on the good ground are they, which in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, keep it, and bring forth fruit with patience. 0000008606 00000 n 0000002264 00000 n “this is the will of Him that sent me [Yahushua Messiah], that every one which sees the Son, and believes on Him, may have everlasting life: and I will raise him up at the last day.” (John 6:40). Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. If we will think honestly about Father’s astonishing and wonderful promises, then we would never refuse to follow Him whole-heartedly (Psalms 55:16)! The very soul of devotion lies in realizing the divine presence, in dealing with God as a real person, in firm confidence in His faithfulness—in a word, in “taking hold of H im.” Men do not take hold of a shadow . When we look at the cross of Christ we can know that God makes promises that He will keep, just as He fulfilled his covenant with Abram. Unlike some human promises that end up being broken, contracts that have an end, and all oaths and promises that have a limit to their effectivity, God's Word stands firm beyond … 0000001698 00000 n Yahuwah has given unto us His exceedingly great and precious promises so that we, His beloved children, might be a partaker of His divine nature — a nature of courage, confidence, triumph, and joy! 0000003764 00000 n We all need to ‘take hold’ of the promises of Yahuwah Elohim [the Hebrew name for the LORD God]. 0000049415 00000 n Can we find these Eternal things? A Call for Changing Priorities: Taking Hold of God’s Promise. God Loves You Unconditionally. In each promise, God pledges that something will (or will not) be done or given or come to pass. Taking Hold of God's Promises. (Hebrews 10:23; Romans 10:10). It is through this process that we grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Saviour. Thirsty Souls are looking for the true refreshing that reaches into our inner-most-being. Plead God’s promises in prayer 2. As this passage reveals, if we are IN Messiah, through the New Birth, then we, as Believers in Messiah, can take hold of Yahuwah’s promises personally, and trust Him to fulfill His Word to us because – all the promises of God find their Yes in Messiah! Yahuwah Elohim [the Hebrew name for the LORD God], Who is the Living, Eternal God, Creator of all things, Who can do whatever He pleases, came to this earth, born into this world through a virgin birth. Taking Hold of God’s Promises. My Thirsty Soul? This promise, that Yahuwah is with us, is repeated often and with different wording in other verses: These verses remind us that the promises of Yah’s strength and presence, along with His ministering angels, are for His children, for those who love and trust Him, for those who are walking in the Fear of the LORD. Those who diligently search God’s Word, to seek out and take hold of His promises, are greatly encouraged. Fall River, Ma Crime Rate, Arnold Universal Quick Load 2 Line Trimmer Head, Pork Shoulder Pastrami, Care Notes Examples, Aws Data Architect Resume, Unchanging God In Changing Times, Best University To Study Architecture Uk, "/>

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His 7 Redemptive names reveal what our Redemption includes. If we take Yah’s promises as our own possession, then we will guard them, and value them as our own treasure! Every day the number of cases and deaths rise, but we will get through this. Speaker: Deacon Colton Carrick. It is worthy of our trust. Taking Hold of God’s Promises. Date: Sunday, March 8, 2020. God has given us some promises we can appropriate or take hold of in His redemptive names. Trust His plan is … Now under the leadership of Joshua, enter into, conquer and take possession of the land of Canaan that … As this verse teaches, we need an honest and good heart to begin to ‘take hold’ of Yah’s Word. We yearn for the pure, clean, and undefiled things. God has promised that His grace is sufficient for us. When we make a sincere commitment to follow Yahuwah through His Son, Yahushua Messiah [the Hebrew name for Jesus Christ], then we can be confident that the heavenly Father will, in turn, be sincerely committed to us!! 0000007947 00000 n God’s eye is on the sparrow he takes care of me and you . But, for His promises to be valid and effective, as the above verse indicates, we must be fully committed to following Yahuwah with a true and sincere heart. What can be more His Word than His redemptive & covenant names, which were given, all 7 of them, for the specific purpose of revealing to every man in Adam’s race His redemptive attitude toward them. Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for, In all your ways acknowledge Yahuwah [the LORD], (2Peter 1:2-4). What abundant love! trailer << /Size 49 /Info 16 0 R /Root 19 0 R /Prev 96980 /ID[<76ed2494ba1d531373fd397070568bda>] >> startxref 0 %%EOF 19 0 obj << /Type /Catalog /Pages 15 0 R /Metadata 17 0 R /PageLabels 14 0 R >> endobj 47 0 obj << /S 102 /L 190 /Filter /FlateDecode /Length 48 0 R >> stream (II Corinthians 12:9). December 8, 2017 "Taking Hold of the Promises of God in 2018" Garris Elkins, Medford, OR. Who would not be confident with such a company of support?!? Here are 15 powerful Bible verses about how God cares for you. they believed that God would be with them.” — Hudson Taylor. The heavenly Father encourages us that all His promises are available for all His children through Messiah: For the Son of God, Yahushua Messiah [Jesus Christ], whom we proclaimed among you, … was not Yes and No, but in Him it is always Yes! 0000003159 00000 n Yah’s promises are His commitments to His believing children to show Himself good and strong on their behalf: For the eyes of Yahuwah [the LORD] run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong in the behalf of them whose heart is perfect toward Him [fully committed to Him]. (2Corinthians 1:19-20). 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But, if we will pray and seek God’s mercy and grace to help us (John 14:13) — asking His help to learn His promises, then little by little, we will grow and mature into possessing His character. Check out these lyrics from this amazon song. If you would like to go further, then begin to understand and obey the 2nd Commandment. If we are to mature in our faith, we must be of an honest and good heart, seeking to walk in the Light of God’s written WORD. No human has ever lived a perfect day. We’d love to meet you and get you involved at HTBB, go to htbb.org/connect to see where you can volunteer! With this promise of God in hand we can then be assured that what we learn in the Bible comes from Him! If in prayer we do not take hold of God, we have prayed but feebly, if at all. Those who diligently search God’s Word, to seek out and take hold of His promises, are greatly encouraged. God can only work His will in those who humble themselves. – 4 Tips, Preparing to Walk Into The Land of Uprightness, God’s Word Speaks to All Situations of Life, He is Mightier Than the Turbulence of This World, Following Father’s Loving Instructions: The Key To Our ‘Well’-Being, Before I Was Afflicted I Went Astray: But Now…, Lead Me In Your Truth: Part 1 - The Basics, 10 Examples of How God's Word is a Light For Our Path, Learning to Hear Father's Voice: Removing the Obstacles, Queen Esther's Example: Putting On Our Royal Apparel, The Sabbath Day - An Appointment With The King, A Way That Seems Right: Avoiding the Strong Delusion, Enlightening the Eyes of Our Understanding: 5 Steps, How to Keep the Second Commandment (What Your Pastor Never Told You). We will take hold of His promise that He will be our guide, even unto death (Psalms 48:14 and 1Peter 3:14). Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Download MP3. Standing on the promises I cannot fall, Listening every moment to the Spirit’s call Resting in my Savior as my all in all, Standing on the … These writings © 2011-2020 coldwaterstoathirstysoul. Cold Waters to a Thirsty Soul— Complete List of Posts & Articles. Taking Hold of God’s Promises By Jim and Carolyn Murphy Part II July 2000 In Part I of this teaching article we examined God's promises and instructions given to Joshua in the first 9 verses of the Book of Joshua. . 0000005150 00000 n “All God’s giants have been weak men, who did great things for God because . hold of God. Every day I wake up, I’m reminded of my weakness. We first receive the seed of this divine nature when we become Born-Again through Yahushua Messiah [Jesus Christ], who is the ‘Seed’ — the incorruptable Word planted within our heart. H��S͎�0��)�h�o�ʶڂTi��V������"��}�>q��͖�)g��g���. FOUR -- WHEN YOU TITHE, YOU QUALIFY FOR GOD'S PROMISES. The fourth benefit of tithing is that there are special promises in the Bible just for you. This promise says that if we are obedient and walk rightly before God, we can be absolutely confident that He will give us the land He has pointed out to us to possess. We must remember his promises. 0000007244 00000 n Trust takes hold of the promise and allows the promise to be effective in our lives. From the Desk of Steve Shultz: As I read through this latest word by Garris Elkins, I kept hearing the Scripture of Isaiah 55:11, "So is My word that goes out from My mouth: It will not return to Me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and the achieve the purpose for which I sent it." 0000005372 00000 n Are you satisfied? and depart from evil. Taking Hold of God: Reformed and Puritan Perspectives on Prayer - Kindle edition by Beeke, Joel, Najapfour, Brian. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. The God of heaven and earth personally holds your right hand. In the midst of darkness, turmoil, and the storms of this life, we have a beacon to guide us safely to our destination: God’s promises to His people. This Scripture passage teaches us that through Yah’s exceedingly great and precious promises we can become partakers of Messiah’s divine nature, which is good and loving! He promised to never give us more than we can bear Trust God all-wise, knowing, and understanding too. It is a slow but steady process to learn to apply to ourselves what Father has promised us in His Word. 0000007265 00000 n About Web Ministry The Web Ministry Team is comprised of volunteers blessed with technical and administrative abilities who dedicate time each month to maintain and develop the Hardingville Website. Yahuwah wants us to know, and take hold of this promise – that He is with us! Change ). 0000005810 00000 n Joshua 1. Pharaoh didn't take God's word seriously, and the effect was catastrophic. He will not forsake us in life or at death, or on the Day of Judgment because. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out /  and He shall direct your paths. 0000003138 00000 n So with Yah’s help, let us seek the promises in God’s Word and begin to trust in Father’s love for us and begin to proclaim Father’s great promises, regardless of our trials, for this is the step toward possessing them! As we learn to apply [take hold of – memorize, believe, trust in] Yahuwah’s promises to our lives, little by little, we will receive more of His divine nature, His character, into our own lives (2Timothy 1:7). Miles looks at Gods covenant with Abraham and how we can inherit and take hold of God’s promises for the new year ahead. Giles Fouhy. But the goodness of this promise lies in that God promises his strength when we are weak. Take A Closer Look: They cannot For an in-depth study on Biblical guidelines for learning how to study God's Word for yourself, see the following: Post was not sent - check your email addresses! One of Yahuwah’s promises is His presence WITH us, wherever we go: Do not fear; for I [Yahuwah Elohim – the LORD God] I am with you; be not dismayed; for I am your God. To take hold of Yah’s promises [His commitments] is to seize them as though they belong to us! The Bible tells us that from the beginning of time until eternity, God's Word will never ever fail nor fall to the ground. Believe that God answers prayer . . Look toward the glorious Trinity in prayer, 3. With His constant presence with us, with Him being on our side (Psalms 56:9), then we can be confident that Yah’s purposes for us will prevail: He will not fail us, nor forsake us! We live in a sinful world that is fraught with conditional promises … Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Taking Hold of God: Reformed and Puritan Perspectives on Prayer. 0000001060 00000 n Corrie ten Boom once said, “Let God’s promises shine on your problems!” God’s promises shine as a ‘light’ in the midst of darkness, and are given to us to help us solve our problems. For all the promises of God find their Yes in Him [Messiah]. This is the narrative account of how the nation of Israel, having been miraculously sprung out of slavery in Egypt, having wandered in the desert for 40 years. (Luke 8:15). One of the key ways in partnering with the promises of God is to open your mouth and call those things which be not as though they are. And though we may go through sufferings and persecutions as Daniel did, and as his three friends did (see Daniel 3); and though we may be rejected, or even killed because of our trust and devotion to Yahuwah and His Word — yet we will trust in Father’s plans and purposes, because He is with us! 18 0 obj << /Linearized 1 /O 20 /H [ 1060 284 ] /L 97468 /E 70427 /N 4 /T 96990 >> endobj xref 18 31 0000000016 00000 n Preached by Pastor John Mark Turner on December 31, 2017 from Joshua 14:6-15. We may not be able to see the end of it yet, and it might last longer than any of us hope, but we will get through it. "Taking Hold of the Promises of God in 2018" Garris Elkins Home › Forums › VOICE OF PROPHECY – Kingdom of God Prophetic Words › "Taking Hold of the Promises of God in 2018" Garris Elkins This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 2 years, 11 months ago by Ron McGatlin . Learn how your comment data is processed. Can we firmly ‘take hold’ of this promise of His Word? . He summarizes the three main principles for “taking hold of God” as 1. Laying Hold of the Promises of God by Sy Underwood. These promises were that God would give the Israelites every place they set their In these present times, the corona virus threat looms large. Thirsty Souls are looking for the things that are permanently satisfying, and do not fade away — things that are Eternal! 0000008684 00000 n Only then can He begin to produce within us the good fruit of righteousness — our works of obedience to His Words, after our New Birth (Philippians 1:9-11 and Proverbs 31:31). This promise is repeated in several places throughout the Scriptures. Help me to always trust You, obey You, and truly believe, with all my heart, Your many promises, and most especially – that, “Pride is a barrier to God working in us. Our trials for today he promises to carry us through. God has given us promises of well-being, strength, and victory — promises that give us direction on how to come out of many difficulties. God doesn't turn His back on His Word. Or do you want to go further? As Hebrews 10:23 tells us, “ [God] who promised is faithful.” The Father always keeps His promises—the same today as He did in … Welcome to the OT book of Joshua. – to truly believe it and trust in this Word? After reading these other chapters, it is beneficial because one can feel overwhelmed and inadequate at trying to implement some of the things brought up. If we truly believe in our heart the truth and authority of God’s Word, then we will often repeat His wonderful promises — we will proclaim them, speak them out loud as a way of strengthening our grip on them! Joshua 1 Taking hold of God's promises. Answer: There are many, many promises of God in Scripture. How Can I Satisfy 0000001344 00000 n Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. What would it be like to truly take possession of this promise of His constant presence with us? If we personally apply this promise to ourselves, then we will know His strength, His good courage, and the working of Father’s plans for our life. . He was not an ordinary man!! April 22, 2018. Stay in touch with all that’s going on! Corrie ten Boom once said, “Let God’s promises shine on your problems!” God’s promises shine as a ‘light’ in the midst of darkness, and are given to us to help us solve our problems. The Father always keeps His promises—the same today as He did in the days of the Bible. God uses delays to prepare us. The Torah: The Key to Unlocking God’s Word, Six Little Things that Make a Big Difference, Learning to Hear Father’s Voice: Removing the Obstacles, Guard Your Heart With All Diligence! James B March 17, 2020 2020, Lent, Carrick, March. Lets look at three ways God uses delays in our lives. Only God can give us this kind of heart! 0000007968 00000 n %PDF-1.3 %���� PROVERBS 3:9-10 (Deuteronomy 31:6). But what does it mean to ‘take hold’ of Yahuwah’s promises? Someone might ask, why did God take the long way which caused a delay in taking the children of Israel into the promise land? Lift up your heart in faith and trusting prayer. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. 0000005831 00000 n Oh Abba Father, I thank You and praise You for Your great lovingkindness and mercies! First of all, it means to understand that Yahuwah’s promises are His Words of commitment to His people — committing Himself to do [or not do] something, for those who will trust Him and believe His written Word. These are not flippant, casual promises such as we often make; these promises of God are … 0000006541 00000 n "Prove all things with Scripture, and hold fast that which is good.". Trials, struggles, or tribulations will not separate us from Yahuwah’s love and His commitment to us. He has made us to be more than conquerors through Messiah because of His great love for us! Then the guilt remains. 0000046738 00000 n That is why it is through Him [Messiah] that we utter our Amen to God for His glory. Be not wise in your own eyes: fear Yahuwah [the LORD], Can we find the pure, undefiled ‘Living Waters‘ that truly satisfies our thirsty soul? Facebook 0 Twitter 0 Likes. Then, as we study and obey His written Words, praying, seeking Him diligently, little by little the Seed begins to grow and take root within us. Series: Lent. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. None of God's declarations and promises will ever fail. This delay was designed by God for a particular reason. He did this to communicate His character, His nature, His power, His purpose, and His plans. 0000002552 00000 n 0000006520 00000 n 0000000967 00000 n 0000004471 00000 n I will make you strong; yes, I will help you; yes, I will uphold you with the right hand of My righteousness. This applies to anyone who hears and sees the promises of God and has the boldness to step out . Let me give you 2 of them. ( Log Out /  ( Log Out /  Can you and I grasp the enormity of this promise? Proverbs 3:6-7, Cold Waters To A Thirsty Soul does not necessarily agree with, nor endorse, all the content of other websites, articles, videos, or persons referenced within this blog. 0000002531 00000 n But God’s promise is not frail. Saint Barnabas Dalston. For I, the LORD your God, hold your right hand; it is I who say to you, “Fear not, I am the one who helps you.” Isaiah 41:13; God doesn’t simply send an angel to hold your right hand. God would call a man by the name of Moses to declare to Pharaoh that it was time for his people to be set free. 0000001323 00000 n In today’s devotional, we’re continuing our series of taking hold of God’s promises by looking at his promise of strength. 0000003785 00000 n This promise is for the stout-hearted souls who will dare believe God's word. Only Yahushua Messiah [Jesus Christ] could have accomplished this mission, because . 0000001551 00000 n As long as we remain proud, arrogant, self-sufficient, and attempt to maintain our independence from God, then there is no way God can work in us.”. Oh dear Thirsty Souls, may the truth of Yah’s wonderful promises take deep root into our heart and soul! Taking Hold Of The Promises Of God | Miles Toulmin. The promises of God start with 2 Timothy 3:16 when God tells us that all Scriptures in the Bible are inspired by God. (Isaiah 41:10), Be strong and of a good courage, fear not, nor be afraid of them: for Yahuwah Elohim [the LORD your God], He it is that goes with you; He will not fail you, nor forsake you. Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. in fact, He has made … Thankfully, there is One who keeps His word and never changes. April 9, 2020 kevingdrendel. Scripture: Genesis 12:1-9. The Son of God: Yahuwah’s commitments — His promises — are deserving of our efforts to ‘take hold’ of them, because they are wonderful — they are ‘exceedingly great and precious’: Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Yahushua [Jesus] our Lord, According as His divine power has given unto us all things that pertain unto life and godliness, through the knowledge of Him Who has called us to glory and virtue: Whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises: that by these you might be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust. The 5 keys to taking hold of God’s Promises. Or … The worship leader based the worship on 2 Corinthians 1:20 and said how the Lord will surely fulfil His promises for us and the only qualification we need to take hold of His promises is that we have no qualifications to receive those promises, that we are nothing but clay in the hands of the Heavenly Potter. If God here promises to forgive us, but we do not trust that promise, then are hearts are not set free. One of the greatest promises God made in history was the deliverance of his people from Egyptian slavery. I want to assure you that exceedingly great and precious promises await those who will dare to believe. It would be like having a unit of military soldiers assigned to us personally, to stand with us at all times, and to support us everywhere we go — to warn us of the many dangers along our path, and to guide us through times of darkness and uncertainty. 0000004492 00000 n Paul encourages us "to continue in the things we have learned and been assured of. " (2Chronicles 16:9a). This particular promise – that He is with us wherever we go – is a promise that insures our confidence and strength in the midst of difficulties and uncertainty. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Listen Now. 0000002303 00000 n ( Log Out /  May His Word be so rooted within us that we would be the ‘good ground’ He is looking for — those who hear the Word of God, keep it, hold tightly to it, even through oppositions, and thus bring forth fruit: But that [the seed of the Word of God] on the good ground are they, which in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, keep it, and bring forth fruit with patience. 0000008606 00000 n 0000002264 00000 n “this is the will of Him that sent me [Yahushua Messiah], that every one which sees the Son, and believes on Him, may have everlasting life: and I will raise him up at the last day.” (John 6:40). Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. If we will think honestly about Father’s astonishing and wonderful promises, then we would never refuse to follow Him whole-heartedly (Psalms 55:16)! The very soul of devotion lies in realizing the divine presence, in dealing with God as a real person, in firm confidence in His faithfulness—in a word, in “taking hold of H im.” Men do not take hold of a shadow . When we look at the cross of Christ we can know that God makes promises that He will keep, just as He fulfilled his covenant with Abram. Unlike some human promises that end up being broken, contracts that have an end, and all oaths and promises that have a limit to their effectivity, God's Word stands firm beyond … 0000001698 00000 n Yahuwah has given unto us His exceedingly great and precious promises so that we, His beloved children, might be a partaker of His divine nature — a nature of courage, confidence, triumph, and joy! 0000003764 00000 n We all need to ‘take hold’ of the promises of Yahuwah Elohim [the Hebrew name for the LORD God]. 0000049415 00000 n Can we find these Eternal things? A Call for Changing Priorities: Taking Hold of God’s Promise. God Loves You Unconditionally. In each promise, God pledges that something will (or will not) be done or given or come to pass. Taking Hold of God's Promises. (Hebrews 10:23; Romans 10:10). It is through this process that we grow in grace, and in the knowledge of our Saviour. Thirsty Souls are looking for the true refreshing that reaches into our inner-most-being. Plead God’s promises in prayer 2. As this passage reveals, if we are IN Messiah, through the New Birth, then we, as Believers in Messiah, can take hold of Yahuwah’s promises personally, and trust Him to fulfill His Word to us because – all the promises of God find their Yes in Messiah! Yahuwah Elohim [the Hebrew name for the LORD God], Who is the Living, Eternal God, Creator of all things, Who can do whatever He pleases, came to this earth, born into this world through a virgin birth. Taking Hold of God’s Promises. My Thirsty Soul? This promise, that Yahuwah is with us, is repeated often and with different wording in other verses: These verses remind us that the promises of Yah’s strength and presence, along with His ministering angels, are for His children, for those who love and trust Him, for those who are walking in the Fear of the LORD. Those who diligently search God’s Word, to seek out and take hold of His promises, are greatly encouraged.

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