God Surrounds Me With His favor
Scripture Text: Surely, Lord, you bless the righteous; you surround them with your favor as with a shield. Psalms 5 :12
We need God’s favor in every step and area of our lives. We can accomplish great things and reach new heights when we are surrounded by the favour of God.
The scripture tells us, Esther the orphan girl adopted by Mordecai found favor in the eyes of all who saw her. The favor of God surrounded Esther as a shield.
And Esther won the favor of everyone who saw her. Esther 2 :15
king Ahasuerus was looking for a girl to be replaced as the next Queen. Young, beautiful and talented ladies from all over the kingdom were lined up before the King. Esther was never from a rich and influential family.
The King chose Esther an orphan girl to be the next Queen.The king could have chosen anyone but he preferred Esther above all the other ladies because she found favour in the eyes of God.
Later one day, Haman was plotting to kill the Jews. She faced a tough and dangerous time. Esther fasted and prayed three days. She humbled herself before the Lord. She knew she can’t do anything without God’s favor.
God answered her prayers. The king could have killed her. Instead he chose to show her favor. She was able to save the Jewish people from being killed.
Like Queen Esther when we humble ourselves and approach our King, the Lord of Lords, He is ready to show His favor to us.
Daniel was taken captive by the Babylonians but God caused the officials to show favor and compassion to Daniel. Daniel 1:9
Joseph was a slave, a prisoner in a foreign land. Though adversities surrounded him the favor of God surrounded him like a shield. Each adversity turned into a victory in the life of Joseph.
For the Lord God is a sun and shield; the Lord bestows favor and honor. No good thing does he withhold from those who walk uprightly. Psalms 84 :11
You may be overwhelmed with trouble and things may look hopeless. You may think, nothing good ever happens to me and it is all over.
Remember nothing can stop the favor of God over your life. Expect the favor of God. Declare, I am highly favored by God.
The favor of God will turn every pain into praise and every defeat into victory.
When the Devil tries to push you to the lowest, darkest pit, His favor will cause you to rise to the top.
Everyone in your family will notice the favor of God in your life.
When you are surrounded by His favor no evil plans of the enemy will prosper. Don’t forget the favor of God is available to you.
May the favor of God manifest in your life today.
God Bless You.