KEY SCRIPTURE: John 19:30 “When Jesus therefore had received the vinegar, he said, it is finished: and he bowed his head, and gave up the ghost.”
The ministry of our Lord Jesus was an immense success. What are some of the things He did that made His ministry so successful?
Remember He walked on this earth as a man.
- He lived only to please the father: (Hebrews 10:7). The Lord Jesus said He came to do the will of the father. We as children of God have resurrected from the dead and are therefore alive unto the father. (Eph2:1) We have the ability to always please the father. All we have to do is to make up our minds to do so.
The apostle Paul said in Philippians 1:20 “according to my earnest expectation and my hope that in nothing I shall be ashamed but that with all boldness as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body whether it be by life or by death “. He sought to please the master always.
- The Lord Jesus knew who He was The Lord was not in doubt about who He was. John 3:11 “Verily, verily, I say unto thee, we speak that we do know, and testify that we have seen; and ye receive not our witness”.
This knowledge, made His faith very effective.
Philemon 1:6 “That the communication of your faith might be effectual through the acknowledgement of every good thing that is in you in Christ Jesus”
Acknowledging every good thing that is in you means to have an exact knowledge of what is in you. Your faith would only be effectual when you have perfect knowledge of what you have in you.
The Bible said he that is from above is above all. (Jon 3:31) Like Jesus we have been born from above and must have a superior mentality to the devil, sin and failure.
We are light like Jesus knew He was light and gave no place to the darkness.
By the knowledge of who you are, a right mindset would be established within you that would give you the right attitude to succeed.
From this moment always function from a perfect knowledge of who you are. And you would never be found wanting.
I am an offspring of God. I live to please my heavenly father. I know who I am ,for the greater one lives in me. I am a bundle of success, and always make great strides in all I do.
John 3:31 ” He that cometh from above is above all: he that is of the earth is earthly, and speaketh of the earth: he that cometh from heaven is above all”
Galatians 1:10 “For do I now persuade men, or God? Or do I seek to please men? For if I yet pleased men, I should not be the servant of Christ”.