Winners’ Chapel International - Nyeri
Wednesday – 27th April 2011.
Prophetic Focus: “Financial Fortune is My Heritage” Deuteronomy 8:18
TOPIC – Walking In Financial Fortune - Abraham's Example
The Bibles tells us to look for examples to follow.
“Look unto Abraham your father, and unto Sarah that bare you: for I called him alone, and blessed him, and increased him.
Hebrew 6:12 -That ye be not slothful, but followers of them who through faith and patience inherit the promises.
Demonstrated Followership by doing the same works as set by our example
John 8:39 .. Jesus saith unto them, If ye were Abraham's children, ye would do the works of Abraham.
So far we have discovered that Abraham was:
- A spiritual man (Gen.12: 1-3, I Cor.2: 14, Rev.1: 10)
- Abraham upheld financial integrity and would not receive bribe. (Gen. 14:21-23)
- Abraham had prosperity mentality (Gen. 13:14-15, Pr. 23:7)
- Abraham was a man of faith (Rom 4:3, Rom 4:20, Heb 11:6 & Jas 1:6-8)
- Abraham depended on God’s guidance (Gen 12:1, Isaiah 48:17, Isaiah 48:21, Ps 23:1-6)
- Abraham was liberal (generous) (Gen.13: 5-13, 18:1-10, Pr. 11:24-25)
- Abraham was a tither (Gen.
14:19-20, Heb. 7:1-10)
Today, we look at three more facts about Abraham:
- Abraham was a hard
Genesis 13: 2 - And Abram was very rich in cattle, in silver, and in gold.
Genesis 26:18 - And Isaac digged again the wells of water, which they had digged in the days of Abraham his father; for the Philistines had stopped them after the death of Abraham: and he called their names after the names by which his father had called them.
- Abraham was an employer
(and He trained his servants) (318 trained)
Genesis 14:14 And when Abram heard that his brother was taken captive, he armed his trained servants, born in his own house, three hundred and eighteen, and pursued them unto Dan
- Abraham was a man of
Romans 4:20 -He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God;
God blesses you to be a blessing
Genesis 12:2 - 3
2 And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing:
3 And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.