Genesis 26verse1,12-14 ‘V1 And there was a famine in the land, beside the first famine that was in the days of Abraham. And Isaac went unto Abimelech king of the Philistines unto Gerar. V12 Then Isaac sowed in that land, and received in the same year an hundredfold: and the LORD blessed him. V13 And the man waxed great, and went forward, and grew until he became very great: V15 For he had possession of flocks, and possession of herds, and great store of servants: and the Philistines envied him.’
I trust that you are enjoying this series of teachings on prospering in this kind of economy. There is no kind of economy that my God cannot prosper you because you serve an unlimited God. So you need not worry or fret because God has got your back. The same way God prospered Isaac during difficult times, God will also prosper you too in this season. I have shared two powerful keys to prospering In this kind of economy. Today, by his grace, I will be sharing the third one with you, so if you are ready, here we go!
How to Prosper in This Kind of Economy?
3.By the grace of God. You need God’s grace in order to prosper in this season. It’s not about your degrees, qualifications, experience, expertise, connections, grammar etc. but by his grace. His grace makes all the difference in the world. This is why you need God’s help or grace. 1Cor15v10. Thank God, we were saved by grace, you still need that same grace to prevail in life. So my dear reader, you need God’s grace if you will successfully navigate this period. So how can someone then contact this grace? How can grace abound towards someone in a time of famine? You can experience his grace by:
-Staying Humble. The humble will always attract God’s grace, while the proud will repel his grace. So stay humble. 1Pet5v6
-Rely and depend on his grace. It’s true that the grace of God is available to you but you need to appropriate it by faith. You need to put your trust in that Grace before it can really work for you.so what are you waiting for? Start putting your confidence in his grace to survive and succeed in this season. I am confident his grace won’t fail you in Jesus name, amen. Ps25v12;44v6
-Walk with graceful people. Associate yourself with men and women of grace. I hope you know that the grace of God is in various levels and dimensions. And grace can be imparted. One means of walking in the grace of God is by walking with men and women who carry grace. As you do this, the grace of God on their lives rubs off on you too. So if you look around you today, who are the people that carry the kind of grace that you want to experience in your life? Make up your minds to walk with them so that you begin to prosper beyond your imagination. Exo33v11,14-15: Pro16v7
My dearly beloved ones, my prayer for you today is that the grace of God would abound richly unto you in all ramifications in Jesus name, amen.
Other Scriptural References: 2Cor9v8: Acts4v33: 1Pet5v10: 1Sam18v14: 2Chro26v15: 2Ki18v7
Prayer for Today: Father God I make a demand on your grace today in order to navigate through this season in Jesus name amen.
CONFESSION: It’s a new season for me! As I live and walk by his grace, I prosper regardless of the circumstances or situations of life! This is my testimony and Song in Jesus name amen
Yemi Adeoti is a pastor, teacher, life coach and mentor & also a prolific writer.