The favor Of God Is for A Lifetime
Scripture text “For His anger lasts only a moment, but his favor lasts a lifetime.” (Psalm 30:5)
God wiped away the entire human race, animals, birds and creatures of the earth.God regretted for creating them. Among the evil generation Noah found favor in the eyes of God.
“But Noah found favor in the eyes of the Lord” Genesis 6 :8
Why did Noah get the favor of God? Noah was a righteous man, blameless among the people of his time, and he walked faithfully with God.” (Genesis 6:7-9)
“The Lord was with Joseph, so he became a successful man” (Gen. 39:2). God granted Joseph favor in the sight of Potiphar, his Egyptian master, and the Lord even blessed Potiphar’s house (Gen. 39:4-5).
Joseph was betrayed by Potiphar’s wife and sent to prison. Even in the prison “the Lord was with Joseph and extended kindness to him, and gave him favor in the sight of the chief jailer” (Gen. 39:21).
Joseph stayed attuned to God and relied on Him. Despite his unfavorable circumstances God was working out his plans for Joseph life.
The favor of God will bring success in your life even when you are least likely to succeed.
Daniel had been taken into Babylonian captivity. However, “God granted Daniel favor and compassion in the sight of the commander of the officials” (Dan. 1:9), The Lord’s favor led to Daniel’s promotion within the Babylonian kingdom (Dan. 1:17-21).
The favor of God will promote you despite all odds and make you reach your God given destiny for your life.
The three Hebrew teenagers were thrown into the fiery furnace but God was with them as the fourth man in the fire. They came out of the furnace unharmed, without the smell of smoke.
The favor of God will protect you when Satan tries to harm and destroy you.
Psalm 90 is a beautiful prayer that was written by Moses, and in the last verse he says, “May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us. Moses accomplished greater things during his lifetime due to the gracious hand of God’s favor that was on his life.
May His favor rest upon each on of you reading this devotional. God ‘s favor will help you overcome all the impossibilities, difficulties and hardships. The favor of God is not only for a season, it is for a lifetime.
God has crowned you with His favor. His favor will cause the enemies to be defeated. When God is with you no one can stand against you. His favor will cause you to increase despite the lack and scarcity you are facing. The favor of God will remove all humiliations in your life and bring you honor.
May the favor of God rest upon your children and your entire family .