“Obedience and blessings”
Eph 1:3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ,
Norley Tran – Everything heaven itself enjoys!
MIRACLES CAN GET PEOPLE TO GOD… DAILY BLESSINGS PULL US THROUGH.
(Ps 68:19 Daily loads us w benefits, God of our salvation)
BLESSINGS COME TO THE OBEDIENT
Ezk 34:26 I will make them and the places around My hill a blessing. And I will cause showers to come down in their season; they will be showers of blessing. (Amp Divine favor)
THE PRIESTLY BLESSINGS
Numb 6:24 “The Lord bless you and keep you; 25 The Lord make His face shine upon you, And be gracious to you; 26 The Lord lift up His countenance upon you, And give you peace.”
OBEDIENCE DOESN’T EARN BLESSINGS IT RELEASES THEM.
DISOBEDIENCE WILL CUT YOU OFF FROM THE BLESSINGS.
Deut 27 & 28… Ebal and Gerizim
PLACES WHERE GOD SAY’S WE CAN REVERSE A CURSE
Matt 5:44 But I say to you, love your enemies, bless those who curse you, do good to those who hate you, and pray for those who spitefully use you and persecute you,
Rom 12:14 Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse.
1 Cor 4:12 And we labor, working with our own hands. Being reviled, we bless; being persecuted, we endure; (Ex. Driving)
IN THE GARDEN GOD BLESSED ADAM AND EVE… IT MEANS “EMPOWER TO PROSPER”
GOD BLESSED THE SABATH
Gen 2:3 Then God blessed the seventh day and sanctified it, because in it He rested from all His work which God had created and made.
PEOPLE WHO ARE FAITHFUL TO GO TO CHURCH AND ENTER THE REST ARE BLESSED.
Ps 92:12 The righteous shall flourish like a palm tree, He shall grow like a cedar in Lebanon. 13 Those who are planted in the house of the Lord Shall flourish in the courts of our God.
Gen 24:1 Now Abraham was old, advanced in age; and the Lord had blessed Abraham in every way.
Gal 3:9 So then those who are of faith are blessed with Abraham, the believer.
Gen 25:11 It came about after the death of Abraham, that God blessed his son Isaac
Gen 26:12 Now Isaac sowed in that land and reaped in the same year a hundredfold. And the Lord blessed him,
COMPLAINING WILL PUT YOU ON EBAL INSTEAD OF GERIZIM..
WE SEE BLESSINGS COME DOWN ON THE GRANDCHILDREN
Gen 35:9 Then God appeared to Jacob again when he came from Paddan-aram, and He blessed him.
Eph 1:3 *In Him… OUR BLESSINGS START WITH OUR WALK WITH HIM.
BECAUSE YOU ARE BLESSED THE BLESSINGS FLOW AROUND YOU TO OTHERS
Gen 39:5 It came about that from the time he made him overseer in his house and over all that he owned, the Lord blessed the Egyptian’s house on account of Joseph; thus the Lord’s blessing was upon all that he owned, in the house and in the field.
Deut 7:14 You shall be blessed above all peoples; there will be no male or female barren among you or among your cattle.
WE STAY IN THE PLACE OF AUTHORITY AND BLESSING BY STAYING OBEDIENT TO GOD.
Deut 12:7 There also you and your households shall eat before the Lord your God, and rejoice in all your undertakings in which the Lord your God has blessed you.
IF YOU’RE BARKING AND COMPLAINING ALL THE TIME YOU ARE NOT LIVING IN GERIZIM
2 Sam 6:12 Now it was told King David, saying, “The Lord has blessed the house of Obed-edom and all that belongs to him, on account of the ark of God.”
ONE THING BRINGS THE BLESSING OF GOD ON YOUR HOUSE AND THAT’S THE PRESENCE OF GOD.
THE BLESSINGS IN THE N.T. ARE CALLED THE “BE ATTITUDES”
BLESSINGS COME BECAUSE YOU HAVE THE RIGHT ATTITUDE…
HOW TO BE BLESSED…
Psalm 1:1, Psalm 2:12, Psalm 32:1-2, Psalm 94:12, Psalm119:2,
Matt 13:16, James 1:12, James 1:25, Rev 14:13