Dr. Amanda Goodson
In bible study this week we studied about
Behind the scenes,
The scripture in Galatians chapter 3, tells us that through Christ, we are chosen as Abraham’s seed and heirs according to the promise. Wow! We get the promises and benefits that Abraham got. Also, because of belief in Jesus as Lord, we get all the promises of God. That is right, ALL! Jesus took the curse of the law, and we get the promises. That means that Jesus took on all of the bad things about us, and gave us the good.
Being Abraham’s seed, and through this story about
You have power and your prayers have power. Prayers are words and petitions that you speak to God on behalf of yourself and others. Prayers are words of thanksgiving and praise for all God has done and will do in your life. Your prayers and words can move mountains. Imagine that, the power of one person can do all of that. If one person can move a mountain, then a couple of people can move a nation.
Want to see change in the community, in our city, in our nation, in the world? Then connect in prayer with others of like mind and see how your prayer will change things around you. Be ready because your prayers will cause powerful things to happen. If you pray for a really big thing, you may not see the full manifestation of it in a short time, but in due season your prayers will cause change to happen, guaranteed.
So remember you have power and your words can carry life for others. You can intercede at any time before your Heavenly Father. You do the interceding (or asking) and God does the rest.
The power of one carries weight in the
Lord, thank You for giving me power. I pray for my community and family to come to know you better and be more powerful in You. Together we change the world on Your behalf. I ask this in faith. Amen.