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Word for the day “Are you feeling powerless”

04 Aug

Psalm 22:27-28 (MSG) From the four corners of the earth people are coming to their senses, are running back to GOD. Long-lost families are falling on their faces before him. GOD has taken charge; from now on he has the last word. 29. All the power-mongers are before him—worshiping! All the poor and powerless, too worshiping! Along with those who never got it together—worshiping!

Sometimes we feel powerless for one reason or another. You may be in a situation where other people have power over you. You may feel that you are trapped by the demands of others and that there’s no way to please them all. It’s a double bind: to please one is to disappoint another. Sometimes when we feel stuck and frustrated with our relationships, we look for a measure of control by escaping through our various addictive behaviors. There are times when you will feel powerless in life!

When you are caught in no-win situations, don’t run away through your addictive or compulsive escape practices. At times like these God is there, and the Lord wants to and will listen to your situation. God hears your cries and is willing to give you hope for the future. If in your life you feel powerless, admit it to God and watch God work in your life!

Point to ponder- Admit to God that you are powerless; surrender to the Lord and allow His Holy Spirit to overtake your life, it’s the power you need to move forward. You can begin today, and have a great day!

Our Leadership team is especially thankful for those of you who provided financial donations and support in the month of August 2016 by partnering with us in efforts to advance the kingdom of God in this 21st century season: Special thanks to Mr. William Wilson, Ms. Gertrude Scott, Ms. Divinia Stewart, Ms. Norma Hernandez and Ms. Vanessa Gaskins. Why don’t you take the opportunity to write us on our blog and let us know how we are doing in serving you Great people, we’d love to hear from you!

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Kingdom Blessings,

Pastor James Baker, Jr.

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Posted by on August 4, 2016 in Daily Inspiration

 

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