Knowledge For The Day Devotional 13 September 2022 By Bishop Mike Okonkwo – Have Faith In God And Not In Self
TOPIC: Have Faith In God And Not In Self (TREM Devotional 13 September 2022)
“that your religion shouldn’t stand within the knowledge of males, however within the energy of God.” 1 Corinthians 2:5 (KJV)
In accordance with the guide of Hebrews 10:35-38: “Solid not away subsequently your confidence, which hath nice recompence of reward. For ye have want of endurance, that, after ye have carried out the need of God, ye may obtain the promise. For but a short while, and he that shall come will come, and won’t tarry. Now the simply shall reside by religion: But when any man draw again, my soul shall haven’t any pleasure in him. Clearly, the scripture lays plenty of emphasis on the simply dwelling by religion. However your religion should be within the energy of God. Not in your knowledge or your achievements.
It’s evidently established within the scriptures that you may’t please God with out religion. Even on the level of salvation, God gave you religion. “For by grace are ye saved by way of religion; and that not of yourselves: it’s the present of God: Not of works, lest any man ought to boast” (Ephesians 2:8-9 KJV). It isn’t you! It’s the present of God!
The guide of Romans 12:3 declares: “For I say by way of the Grace given unto me, to each man that’s amongst you, not to think about himself extra extremely than he should assume”. In different phrases, the Bible is saying don’t be braggadocios or conceited. Don’t delight your self in your achievements in relation to God. That is among the main hindrance to our religion. Cease boasting about your achievements and your reputations. Cease boasting in regards to the issues you’ve. Somewhat, assume soberly in accordance as God has handled each man the measure of religion.
God gave to each certainly one of us the measure of religion in order that we will please Him. Now the query is, in whom are you having religion? Is your religion in your self and what you may make occur or in God? That is the problem to our manifestation.
1 Corinthians 2:1-10
Day by day Bible Studying:
Morning – Proverbs 16-18
Night – 2 Corinthians 6
Knowledge For The Day Devotional was Written by Dr. Mike Okonkwo; Is the Presiding Bishop of The Redeemed Evangelical Mission (TREM); a flexible man of God with over 30 years of devoted service unto the Lord.