6th NOVEMBER 2019”That He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with power through His Spirit in the inner man” – Ephesians 3:16
To connect with God through your inner man has always been a wonderful experience. It is an experience that makes you know God better. It is an experience that brings you closer to Jesus and makes you walk and work with him daily. The word of God says today that, God is in your inner spirit already, i.e. God is an integral part of your inner man or spirit. Through your inner man, you will achieve connect with Christ who lives in you. When we achieve this inner connection with our Spirit or inner man, we automatically become attuned with Christ in us! At that point, we are no longer the same. He who is in touch with Christ has ALL! This is because an encounter with Christ in us is the summary of our journey as pilgrims on earth. The essence of Christ in us empowers or anoint us for victory in all spheres of life. The fact is that a firm understanding of this ancient mystery of Christ in you as revealed by Paul gives us the power to become more powerful in prayers. Our prayer life becomes more assuring and meaningful when we are truly connected with Christ through the inner man. What are the benefits of this great inner connect with Christ through your inner man?
– We become much more focused in life
– We become healthier
– We become victorious in difficult situations.
– We gain inner peace and contentment.
– We can achieve every other positive thing we seek. This is because, the one who is in touch with the Christ within, is a dweller in the kingdom of God which lies in him. The scripture says we should seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness and all the things we need in our day to day life would be added unto us.
– The humanity in us will radiate with selfless service and great compassion for humanity. Then we can give to others cheerfully.
– The power to receive revelation or vision becomes heightened.
The journey of life is smoother and meaningful with Jesus Christ. When you come to know Jesus, you will never do anything in life, without first consulting with him; he never disappoints; always several miles ahead of you to perfect all things according to His riches in glory. I cannot describe the joy in my heart as I write this message to you; this is because, when you align with Christ in you, you have everything! How do you achieve this inner connect? ONE, realize that Christ in you is the hope of glory. HE LIVES IN YOU TO PERFECT YOUR LIFE. Ask God in prayers to reveal this mystery to you. TWO, bury your pride and ask God in prayers for wisdom. Ask for the power to exercise faith with confidence. For without faith, it’s difficult to please God. THREE, begin to trust God in little things and thereafter proceed to Commit all your great ideas and desires to God through Christ. When in pains, tests, and trials of life, believe that the Master is there for you. I bet you that HIS GRACE IS TRULY SUFFICIENT FOR YOU. This is because God will guide you in all your ways and your actions will be protected by His divine will.
Father, in the name of Jesus Christ, I declare I am in divine alignment with thee today as always. Your Word abides in me and I abide in you. I decree goodness, favor, and victory into my life today. I live this day in accordance with your divine plan and purpose for me. Thank you, father, in Jesus name.
Further Reading: John 15:7; Colossians 1:26 -27; Matthew 6:30-33; Luke 17:20-21