Right Here Right Now Part 4
Benjamin Franklin- Work as if you were to live a hundred years. Pray as if you were to die tomorrow.
Penned Truth: Prayer is the most undervalued resource of the church.
Defiant: Boldly resisting.
Daniel 6:3 (ESV) 3 Then this Daniel became distinguished above all the other high officials and satraps, because an excellent spirit was in him. And the king planned to set him over the whole kingdom.
Daniel 6:5 (ESV) 5 Then these men said, “We shall not find any ground for complaint against this Daniel unless we find it in connection with the law of his God.”
Penned Truth: You’re in good shape when that’s all the world has against you.
Daniel 6:8-9 (ESV) 8 Now, O king, establish the injunction and sign the document, so that it cannot be changed, according to the law of the Medes and the Persians, which cannot be revoked.” 9 Therefore King Darius signed the document and injunction.
Daniel 6:10 (ESV) 10 When Daniel knew that the document had been signed, he went to his house where he had windows in his upper chamber open toward Jerusalem. He got down on his knees three times a day and prayed and gave thanks before his God, as he had done previously.
Penned Truth: You live for an audience of one.
Philippians 4:5-7 (ESV) 4:5 … The Lord is at hand; 6 do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. 7 And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
1 Thessalonians 5:17-18 (ESV): 17 pray without ceasing, 18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.
Psalm 59:10 (ESV) 10 My God in his steadfast love will meet me; God will let me look in triumph on my enemies.
Penned Truth: A Discipline Prayer life layered with God’s Promises is how we escape the gravitational pull of our flesh and enter God’s spiritual orbit.
Special Note: Mixing a Defiant Prayer Life with a Discipline Prayer Life changes the Atmosphere and brings the opportunity for the Amazing Right Here Right Now.
Faith Declaration- Right Here, Right Now! Lord, Make Your Home In My Heart, Lord Help Me Live For You Today! I Choose To Live A Crucified-Self-examination Life and walk in Defiant Joy and Prayer Each Day. I Will Live This Way In Expectation That Right Here, Right Now, I Can Have The Amazing Today. Even As You Prepare An Amazing Future Home For Me.