Characteristics of True Believing Vol.3 Part 2
Do You Know the Promise?
Sunday, February 5, 2023
I. Being Fully Persuaded
A. How to Be Fully Persuaded
1. (Rom. 4:16 NLT) “…Abraham is the father of all who believe.”
2. (Rom. 4:17-24 NLT) “…and being fully persuaded that what He had promised He was also able to perform…” KJV
a. Being fully persuaded is believing God with all your heart despite any physical evidence to the contrary.
3.What’s involved with being fully persuaded?
~Knowing the promise of God for your situation.
~Embracing the promise with all your heart.
~Not considering anything contrary to the promise.
B. Do You Know the Promise?
1. You must know the promise of God for your situation.
a.“Faith begins where the will of God is known.”
~(1 John 5:14-15 AMP)
~God’s will is revealed in His Word!
b. (Heb. 6:12-18) God swore on Himself. He made a covenant with Himself (Jesus) man being His silent, resting partner. (Gen. 15:1-18)
~(John 1:1-4, 14 KJV)
~(Ps. 89:33-35 NLT)
~(Prov. 30:5 NLT)
~(Num. 23:19-21 NLT)
c. (2 Pet. 1:2-4) There’s a promise for all your needs and for all your God-given dreams and desires.
~(Phil. 4:19 AMP) All your needs.
~(Ps. 37:4 AMP) Desires of your heart.
[Pastor Lee Stokes]