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Daily Devotional 26 February 2018 by Steve Ogan – How Moses Reversed The Curses Jacob Had Placed on His Firstborn

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HOW MOSES REVERSED THE CURSES JACOB HAD PLACED ON HIS FIRSTBORN

Monday, 11 Adar, 5778 = Monday, February 26, 2018

“Let Reuben live and not die, nor let his men be few” (Deuteronomy 33:6)

While all the patriarchs were born at Nisan and died at Nisan, Moses, the great deliverer of Israel from bondage in Egypt, was born in Adar the twelfth month and also died in Adar. One of the fundamental tasks Moses performed before his death was to reverse the curse Jacob had placed on Reuben in the first month of Nisan. In Deuteronomy 33:6 he said. “Let Reuben live and not die, nor let his men be few.” As a result of Jacob’s curse on Reuben, the Reubenites had the generational problems of:

1. Living below Full capacity: “Let Reuben Live…”

2. Premature Death: “…And not die…”

3. Limited Population Size: “…Nor let his men be few…”

Daily Devotional 26 February 2018 by Steve Ogan – How Moses Reversed The Curses Jacob Had Placed on His Firstborn

Reuben, as firstborn, should have had a larger population of descendants than others. His offspring began the process of procreation before the other siblings. Unfortunately, because of the curse upon Reuben, the other tribes were much bigger in size than the tribe of Reuben.

Again, whenever Israel went to war, many people died from the tribe of Reuben than from the other tribes. There was the law of sin and death operational in the tribe of Reuben because of the curse pronounced on their forefather for incest. No wonder, in order to reverse these negative trends of inability to live to full capacity, premature deaths and limited population size, Moses declared, “Let Reuben live and not die, nor let his men be few.” The curse pronounced by Jacob in Nisan at the point of his death was reversed by Moses in Adar, at the point of his death. This changed the destiny of Reuben and the Reubenites forever. Before this time, Reuben had been stripped of his birth right as firstborn.

“Now the sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel, (for he was the firstborn; but, forasmuch as he defiled his father’s bed, his birth right was given unto the sons of Joseph the son of Israel: and the genealogy is not to be reckoned after the birth right.” (1st Chronicles 5:1).

Daily Devotional 26 February 2018 by Steve Ogan -KEY PRAYER FOCUS

1. INTERVENE AND DESTROY THE SPIRIT OF PREMATURE DEATH OF THE FIRSTBORN CHILDREN OR THE PROJECTS THEY PIONEER: “Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me” (Psalm 23:4).

2. INVOKE THE GRACE OF GOD UPON PROPHETIC VOICES TO REVERSE EVERY OTHER TYPE OF CURSES PROCLAIMED ON PEOPLE, PATTERNS AND PLACES IN THE TWELFTH MONTH SEASON OF ADAR: “And this is the blessing, wherewith Moses the man of God blessed the children of Israel before his death. And he said…Let Reuben live, and not die; and let not his men be few” (Deuteronomy 33:1, 2, 6).

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Seeds of Destiny 27th September 2018 – The Holy Spirit: The Sponsor of Righteousness

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Dr. Paul Enenche

Seeds of Destiny 27th September 2018 – The Holy Spirit: The Sponsor of Righteousness

SOD THURSDAY 27TH SEPTEMBER, 2018

SCRIPTURE: Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven. Mathew 5:14-16

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: The Holy Ghost is the secret of upright living.

Character is of capital value in life and destiny. One’s character determines the degree of influence one can command in one’s generation.

A Christian is meant to be a standard bearer, a road pointer, or a pace-setter for his or her generation. We were designed by God to show the rest of the world how to live. We are meant to colonize the world in excellence by our standards. The reason why our world is degenerating today is because most Christians do not operate by set Divine standards. Seeds of Destiny 27th September 2018

Now, it is very important to know that the Holy Ghost is the secret of upright living. The question is, how does the Holy Spirit help us to maintain an upright character in a degenerating world?

The Holy Ghost is the sponsor of righteousness (Romans 14:17). The Holy Ghost gives you peace, and supplies you joy and righteousness. Seeds of Destiny 27th September 2018

So, anyone who knows how to fellowship with the Holy Spirit by praying in tongues abundantly is a person whose character will be continuously moulded, enhanced and refined.
The Holy Spirit opens our eyes to insights from Scripture that can kill any unholy nature in us.

The Holy Spirit is the Spirit of liberty and transformation (2 Corinthians 3:17). That is, where the Spirit of the Lord is, you are not permitted to be bound by sin. Where the Spirit of the Lord is, the bondage of sin is broken.

By the power of the Holy Ghost, I decree that the siege of every negative habit over your life is broken in Jesus’ Name.

Remember this: The Holy Ghost is the secret of upright living.

ASSIGNMENTS Seeds of Destiny 27th September 2018:
1. Pray in the Holy Ghost abundantly and consistently.
2. Avoid anything that will defile your conscience.

FOR FURTHER UNDERSTANDING, GET THIS MESSAGE: THE FUEL OF CHARACTER (PART 2)

PRAYER: O LORD, fill me with the Power of the Holy Spirit. Help me to maintain a positive character and make me a standard bearer in my generation, Lord, in Jesus’ Name.

QUOTE: The strength of your destiny is affected by the strength of your character. Culled from WHO ARE YOU? by Dr Paul Enenche.

AMAZING FACT: In 30 minutes, the human body gives off enough heat to bring a gallon of water to the boil

Today in history: 27/09/1825 – George Stephenson operated the first locomotive that hauled a passenger train.

DAILY READING: Isaiah 51:1 to 53:12, Ephesians 5:1 to 33, Psalm 69:19 to 36, Proverbs 24:8.

Read: Seeds of Destiny – The Manifestations of Wisdom by Dr. Paul Enenche

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Seeds of Destiny 26th September 2018 – The Power that enforces change

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Seeds of Destiny 26th September 2018 – The Power that enforces change by Pastor Paul Enenche

SOD WEDNESDAY 26TH SEPTEMBER, 2018

SCRIPTURE: And Jabez called on the God of Israel, saying, Oh that thou wouldest bless me indeed, and enlarge my coast, and that thine hand might be with me, and that thou wouldest keep me from evil, that it may not grieve me! And God granted him that which he requested. 1 Chronicles 4:10

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: What you do not resist will persist.

It has been established that change, like every other phenomenon, is brought about by force. There is a force behind every change; nothing changes on its own. Every change experienced in life is powered by a force. Situations change when people decide to enforce a change. Seeds of Destiny 26th September 2018 – The Power that enforces change

That is why Jabez, from our anchor Scripture, did not just sit down and wait for things to change in his life. His life and situation could not have changed if he did nothing about them.
I once heard God’s servant, Bishop David Oyedepo say, ‘What you don’t want, you don’t watch.’ I can imagine Jabez say, ‘I don’t want this miserable life and I will not continue to watch it. I want the situations of my life to change so I have to go to God and place a demand for a drastic change.’

Seeds of Destiny 26th September 2018 – The Power that enforces change

Please note this: what you do not resist will persist; whatever you do not resist will remain.

What Jabez did was what Jacob also decided to do. When Jacob saw the situation of his life, he decided to pray about it. He also determined to fight it out (Genesis 32:24). Seeds of Destiny 26th September 2018

Beloved, you need a fighter spirit to change your destiny. Destiny changes when responsibility for change is accepted. When you make up your mind for change to occur, when you make up your mind to pray about it, then the change must happen.

Remember this: What you do not resist will persist.

ASSIGNMENT(S):
1. Accept the responsibility of effecting changes in the relevant areas of your life.
2. Take your burdens to the Lord in prayer.
3. Never quit the fight for your fulfilment in life and destiny.

FOR FURTHER UNDERSTANDING, GET THIS MESSAGE: THE PRAYER OF JABEZ 1

PRAYER: Lord, I cast my cares upon You. I refuse to be established in the status quo. Cause things to turn around in my favour, Lord in Jesus’ Name.

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QUOTE: The reason why it bothers you is because you have been packaged to handle it! Culled from GO IN THIS THY MIGHT by Dr Paul Enenche.

DAILY READING: Isaiah 48:12 to 50:11, Ephesians 4:17 to 32, Psalm 69:1 to 18, Proverbs 24:5 to 6.

AMAZING FACT: Like fingerprints, each human tongue has its own unique print

TODAY IN HISTORY: 26th September 1981 – The Boeing 767 made its maiden flight in Everett, WA.

Thanks for reading today’s Seeds of Destiny 26th September 2018 – The Power that enforces change written by Pastor Paul Enenche.

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