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COVENANT HOUR OF PRAYER

EXHORTATION LINES

Monday 25th  – Saturday 30th October 2021

Introduction:

  • Serving God is not to God’s benefit because He remains the I AM THAT I AM, whether we choose to serve Him or not – Exo. 3:14/ Mal. 3:6                                                                                                                                                         

Ex 3:14

14 And God said unto Moses, I AM THAT I AM: and he said, Thus shalt thou say unto the children of Israel, I AM hath sent me unto you.   

Mal 3:6

6 For I am the Lord, I change not; therefore ye sons of Jacob are not consumed.  

  • Serving God is a choice and not a gift or a calling – Josh. 24:15/ Mat. 4:19-20

Josh 24:15

15 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.   

Matt 4:19-20

19 And he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men. 20 And they straightway left their nets, and followed him.   

  • It is not just serving God that works but serving Him as a priority – Mat. 6:33/                       Mat. 22:36-40

Matt 6:33

33 But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.   

Matt 22:36-40

36 Master, which is the great commandment in the law? 37 Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. 38 This is the first and great commandment. 39 And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. 40 On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.   

This week, our exhortation line is captioned: Serving God is Essentially for our Benefit Job 36:11

Job 36:11

11 If they obey and serve him, they shall spend their days in prosperity, and their years in pleasures.   

Monday 25th October 2021

Serving God is Essentially for our Benefit – Job 36:11

Job 36:11

11 If they obey and serve him, they shall spend their days in prosperity, and their years in pleasures.   

  • Serving God guarantees Supernatural Breakthroughs – Isa. 45:1-3/ Luk. 5:1-8

Isa 45:1-3

Thus saith the Lord to his anointed, to Cyrus, whose right hand I have holden, to subdue nations before him; and I will loose the loins of kings, to open before him the two leaved gates; and the gates shall not be shut; 2 I will go before thee, and make the crooked places straight: I will break in pieces the gates of brass, and cut in sunder the bars of iron: 3 And I will give thee the treasures of darkness, and hidden riches of secret places, that thou mayest know that I, the Lord, which call thee by thy name, am the God of Israel.   

Luke 5:1-8

And it came to pass, that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret, 2 And saw two ships standing by the lake: but the fishermen were gone out of them, and were washing their nets. 3 And he entered into one of the ships, which was Simon’s, and prayed him that he would thrust out a little from the land. And he sat down, and taught the people out of the ship. 4 Now when he had left speaking, he said unto Simon, Launch out into the deep, and let down your nets for a draught. 5 And Simon answering said unto him, Master, we have toiled all the night, and have taken nothing: nevertheless at thy word I will let down the net. 6 And when they had this done, they inclosed a great multitude of fishes: and their net brake. 7 And they beckoned unto their partners, which were in the other ship, that they should come and help them. And they came, and filled both the ships, so that they began to sink. 8 When Simon Peter saw it, he fell down at Jesus’ knees, saying, Depart from me; for I am a sinful man, O Lord.   

  • Serving God guarantees the meeting of all our needs including what money cannot buy – Exo. 23:25-26/ 2 Chr. 15:12-15  

Ex 23:25-26

25 And ye shall serve the Lord your God, and he shall bless thy bread, and thy water; and I will take sickness away from the midst of thee. 26 There shall nothing cast their young, nor be barren, in thy land: the number of thy days I will fulfil.   

2 Chron 15:12-15

12 And they entered into a covenant to seek the Lord God of their fathers with all their heart and with all their soul; 13 That whosoever would not seek the Lord God of Israel should be put to death, whether small or great, whether man or woman. 14 And they sware unto the Lord with a loud voice, and with shouting, and with trumpets, and with cornets. 15 And all Judah rejoiced at the oath: for they had sworn with all their heart, and sought him with their whole desire; and he was found of them: and the Lord gave them rest round about.   

Tuesday 26th October 2021

Serving God is Essentially for our Benefit – Job 36:11

Job 36:11

11 If they obey and serve him, they shall spend their days in prosperity, and their years in pleasures.   

  • Serving God turns our reproach to honour – Pro. 14:28/ 1 Sam. 2:30/ Jhn. 12:26

Prov 14:28

28 In the multitude of people is the king’s honour: but in the want of people is the destruction of the prince.   

1 Sam 2:30

30 Wherefore the Lord God of Israel saith, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the Lord saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed.   

John 12:26

26 If any man serve me, let him follow me; and where I am, there shall also my servant be: if any man serve me, him will my Father honour.   

  • Guarantees open rewards – Mat. 6:9-10/17-18/ Luk. 22:35  

Matt 6:9-10

9 After this manner therefore pray ye: Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. 10 Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.   

Matt 6:17-18

17 But thou, when thou fastest, anoint thine head, and wash thy face; 18 That thou appear not unto men to fast, but unto thy Father which is in secret: and thy Father, which seeth in secret, shall reward thee openly.   

Luke 22:35

35 And he said unto them, When I sent you without purse, and scrip, and shoes, lacked ye any thing? And they said, Nothing.   

Wednesday, 27th October 2021

Serving God is Essentially for our Benefit – Job 36:11

Job 36:11

11 If they obey and serve him, they shall spend their days in prosperity, and their years in pleasures.   

  • Serving God guarantees express access to answered prayers – Jhn 15:16/ Jhn. 16:24

John 15:16

16 Ye have not chosen me, but I have chosen you, and ordained you, that ye should go and bring forth fruit, and that your fruit should remain: that whatsoever ye shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you.   

John 16:24

24 Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full.   

  • Serving God turns our shame to glory – Pro. 11:30/ Pro. 3:35/ Dan. 12:3    

Prov 11:30

30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that winneth souls is wise.   

Prov 3:35

35 The wise shall inherit glory: but shame shall be the promotion of fools.   

Dan 12:3

3 And they that be wise shall shine as the brightness of the firmament; and they that turn many to righteousness as the stars for ever and ever.   

Thursday 28th October 2021

Serving God is Essentially for our Benefit – Job 36:11

Job 36:11

11 If they obey and serve him, they shall spend their days in prosperity, and their years in pleasures.   

  • Going after souls is the capital prove of our love for God, which guarantees pacesetting order of returns – Jhn. 21:15-17 / 1 Cor. 2:9   

John 21:15-17

15 So when they had dined, Jesus saith to Simon Peter, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me more than these? He saith unto him, Yea, Lord; thou knowest that I love thee. He saith unto him, Feed my lambs. 16 He saith to him again the second time, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me? He saith unto him, Yea, Lord; thou knowest that I love thee. He saith unto him, Feed my sheep. 17 He saith unto him the third time, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me? Peter was grieved because he said unto him the third time, Lovest thou me? And he said unto him, Lord, thou knowest all things; thou knowest that I love thee. Jesus saith unto him, Feed my sheep.   

1 Cor 2:9

9 But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him.   

  • Serving God puts believers in command of the supernatural – Mak. 16:20/                                Act. 16:25-30

Mark 16:20

20 And they went forth, and preached everywhere, the Lord working with them, and confirming the word with signs following. Amen.   

Acts 16:25-30

25 And at midnight Paul and Silas prayed, and sang praises unto God: and the prisoners heard them. 26 And suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the foundations of the prison were shaken: and immediately all the doors were opened, and every one’s bands were loosed. 27 And the keeper of the prison awaking out of his sleep, and seeing the prison doors open, he drew out his sword, and would have killed himself, supposing that the prisoners had been fled. 28 But Paul cried with a loud voice, saying, Do thyself no harm: for we are all here. 29 Then he called for a light, and sprang in, and came trembling, and fell down before Paul and Silas, 30 And brought them out, and said, Sirs, what must I do to be saved?   

Friday 29thOctober 2021

Serving God is Essentially for our Benefit – Job 36:11

Job 36:11

11 If they obey and serve him, they shall spend their days in prosperity, and their years in pleasures.   

  • Serving God guarantees our protection in this wicked world – Dan. 6:20-23/                                 Luk. 10:17-19  

Dan 6:20-23

20 And when he came to the den, he cried with a lamentable voice unto Daniel: and the king spake and said to Daniel, O Daniel, servant of the living God, is thy God, whom thou servest continually, able to deliver thee from the lions? 21 Then said Daniel unto the king, O king, live for ever. 22 My God hath sent his angel, and hath shut the lions’ mouths, that they have not hurt me: forasmuch as before him innocency was found in me; and also before thee, O king, have I done no hurt. 23 Then was the king exceeding glad for him, and commanded that they should take Daniel up out of the den. So Daniel was taken up out of the den, and no manner of hurt was found upon him, because he believed in his God.   

Luke 10:17-19

17 And the seventy returned again with joy, saying, Lord, even the devils are subject unto us through thy name. 18 And he said unto them, I beheld Satan as lightning fall from heaven. 19 Behold, I give unto you power to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy: and nothing shall by any means hurt you. 

  • Serving God guarantees our supernatural change of level – Gen. 42:18/ Psa. 102:17-22/ Luk. 19:13/17-19  

Gen 42:18

18 And Joseph said unto them the third day, This do, and live; for I fear God:   

Ps 102:17-22

17 He will regard the prayer of the destitute, and not despise their prayer. 18 This shall be written for the generation to come: and the people which shall be created shall praise the Lord. 19 For he hath looked down from the height of his sanctuary; from heaven did the Lord behold the earth; 20 To hear the groaning of the prisoner; to loose those that are appointed to death; 21 To declare the name of the Lord in Zion, and his praise in Jerusalem; 22 When the people are gathered together, and the kingdoms, to serve the Lord.   

Luke 19:13/17-19

13 And he called his ten servants, and delivered them ten pounds, and said unto them, Occupy till I come.     17 And he said unto him, Well, thou good servant: because thou hast been faithful in a very little, have thou authority over ten cities. 18 And the second came, saying, Lord, thy pound hath gained five pounds. 19 And he said likewise to him, Be thou also over five cities.   

Saturday 30th October 2021

Serving God is Essentially for our Benefit – Job 36:11

Job 36:11

11 If they obey and serve him, they shall spend their days in prosperity, and their years in pleasures.   

  • Serving God guarantees healing health and wholeness – Jhn. 15: 1-2/ 2 Cor. 5:17-20/ Pro. 13:17

John 15:1-2

I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman. 2 Every branch in me that beareth not fruit he taketh away: and every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit.   

2 Cor 5:17-20

17 Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are passed away; behold, all things are become new. 18 And all things are of God, who hath reconciled us to himself by Jesus Christ, and hath given to us the ministry of reconciliation; 19 To wit, that God was in Christ, reconciling the world unto himself, not imputing their trespasses unto them; and hath committed unto us the word of reconciliation. 20 Now then we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God did beseech you by us: we pray you in Christ’s stead, be ye reconciled to God.   

Prov 13:17

17 A wicked messenger falleth into mischief: but a faithful ambassador is health.

  • Serving God subdues devils under us – Luk. 9:1/ Luk. 10:17-19

Luke 9:1

Then he called his twelve disciples together, and gave them power and authority over all devils, and to cure diseases.   

Luke 10:17-19

17 And the seventy returned again with joy, saying, Lord, even the devils are subject unto us through thy name. 18 And he said unto them, I beheld Satan as lightning fall from heaven. 19 Behold, I give unto you power to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy: and nothing shall by any means hurt you.

Jesus is Lord!

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