Connect with us

DAILY DEVOTIONAL & SERMON

Seeds of Destiny 25 January 2019 – Being Different from Others

Published

on

Seeds of Destiny 23 February 2019

Seeds of Destiny 25 January 2019 Daily Devotional by Dr. Paul Enenche

TOPIC: Being Different from Others

SCRIPTURE: And if it seem evil unto you to serve the Lord, choose you this day whom ye will serve; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell: but as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord. Joshua 24:15.

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: Standing out for God is the secret of standing up in life; standing out for God is the secret of standing tall in life.

MESSAGE: Sometime ago, one of my children who was a student in the university stood up for God when her lecturer spoke against God. The lecturer kept talking against God and church; he said things like people who serve God are wasting their time, etc. Then she stood up and said, ‘Excuse me sir! You are entitled to your opinion, but please, respect the opinions of those of us who believe in Jesus Christ; respect the views and the conviction of those of us who believe in God.’ Then the man said, ‘Oh, I am sorry.’ After the lecture, he met her and told her, ‘What you said in the class was right. I am not meant to be talking about religion in class. Please, anytime I say it again, you can report me to the authorities of the school.’

READ ALSO:  Open Heavens 25 February 2018 Daily Devotional by Pastor E.A. Adeboye - Not For Kings!

This is a practical example of being different from others. There are people who keep quiet when God, pastors, Christianity and the church are being ridiculed. They keep quiet when people say all manner of ‘rubbish’ against God and pastors; they keep quiet and pretend as if they know nothing about God in case the people insult them also.

Seeds of Destiny 25 January 2019 – Being Different from Others

Some years ago, my mother was in a vehicle going to a place and someone began to criticize pastors and the church; the person said something like, ‘All these pastors that gather people together do that only to get their money.’ Then, my mother vehemently replied the person and said, ‘Go and try to gather people and see if gathering people is easy.’ Beloved, standing out for God is the secret of standing up in life; standing out for God is the secret of standing tall in life.

My counsel is, make up your mind to take a stand for God always.

READ ALSO:  KENNETH COPELAND DEVOTIONAL WEDNESDAY JUNE 7, 2017 - PUT THE RUMOR TO REST

Remember this: standing out for God is the secret of standing up in life; standing out for God is the secret of standing tall in life.

ASSIGNMENTS:
1. Decide to stand out for God in all that you do.
2. Take a stand for God even if it is not convenient for you.

PRAYER: O Lord, I ask that You give me the grace to stand for You at all times. Help me to be the representative of Your Kingdom on earth, Lord, in Jesus’ Name.

FOR FURTHER UNDERSTANDING, GET THIS MESSAGE: UNDERSTANDING DEDICATION (PART 5).

DAILY READING: Genesis 50:1 to Exodus 2:10, Matthew 16:13 to 17:9, Psalm 21:1 to 13, Proverbs 5:1 to 6.

TODAY IN HISTORY: 25/01/1799 – Eliakim Spooner patented the seeding machine.

AMAZING FACT: Eyelashes have a lifespan of five months.

QUOTE: Public victories are product of private or secret prayers. Culled from PRINCIPLES AND POWER OF PRAYER by Dr Paul Enenche.

Seeds of Destiny 25 January 2019 was written by Pastor Paul Enenche of the Dunamis International Gospel Centre (DIGC), headquartered at Abuja, Nigeria, with Pastor Paul and Becky Enenche, as the Senior Pastors.

Facebook Comments

(Visited 11 times, 1 visits today)
Click to comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

Advertisement

Facebook

Advertisement

Most Read

Advertisement

Recent Posts

%d bloggers like this: