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Open Heavens 2017: Wednesday May 24, Daily Devotional by Pastor E. A. Adeboye - Trying to Corner God?

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Topic: Trying to Corner God? [Wednesday 24, May 2017]

Memorise: But my covenant will I establish with Isaac, which Sarah shall bear unto thee at this set time in the next year. – Genesis 17:21

Read: Genesis 17:15-21 (KJV)

15 And God said unto Abraham, As for Sarai thy wife, thou shalt not call her name Sarai, but Sarah shall her name be.

16 And I will bless her, and give thee a son also of her: yea, I will bless her, and she shall be a mother of nations; kings of people shall be of her.

17 Then Abraham fell upon his face, and laughed, and said in his heart, Shall a child be born unto him that is an hundred years old? and shall Sarah, that is ninety years old, bear?

18 And Abraham said unto God, O that Ishmael might live before thee!

19 And God said, Sarah thy wife shall bear thee a son indeed; and thou shalt call his name Isaac: and I will establish my covenant with him for an everlasting covenant, and with his seed after him.

20 And as for Ishmael, I have heard thee: Behold, I have ble…

Open Heavens 2017: Tuesday May 23, Daily Devotional by Pastor E. A. Adeboye - Be Full of Faith

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Topic: Be Full of Faith [Tuesday 23, May 2017]

Memorise: But ye, beloved, building up yourselves on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Ghost, – Jude 1:20

Read: Acts 6:3-10 (KJV)

3 Wherefore, brethren, look ye out among you seven men of honest report, full of the Holy Ghost and wisdom, whom we may appoint over this business.

4 But we will give ourselves continually to prayer, and to the ministry of the word.

5 And the saying pleased the whole multitude: and they chose Stephen, a man full of faith and of the Holy Ghost, and Philip, and Prochorus, and Nicanor, and Timon, and Parmenas, and Nicolas a proselyte of Antioch:

6 Whom they set before the apostles: and when they had prayed, they laid their hands on them.

7 And the word of God increased; and the number of the disciples multiplied in Jerusalem greatly; and a great company of the priests were obedient to the faith.

8 And Stephen, full of faith and power, did great wonders and miracles among the people.

9 Then there arose certai…

Open Heavens 2017: Monday May 22, Daily Devotional by Pastor E. A. Adeboye - Asking for Nothing?

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Topic: Asking for Nothing? [Monday 22, May 2017]

Memorise: Hitherto have ye asked nothing in my name: ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be full. – John 16:24

Read: Luke 15:25-32 (KJV)

25 Now his elder son was in the field: and as he came and drew nigh to the house, he heard musick and dancing.

26 And he called one of the servants, and asked what these things meant.

27 And he said unto him, Thy brother is come; and thy father hath killed the fatted calf, because he hath received him safe and sound.

28 And he was angry, and would not go in: therefore came his father out, and intreated him.

29 And he answering said to his father, Lo, these many years do I serve thee, neither transgressed I at any time thy commandment: and yet thou never gavest me a kid, that I might make merry with my friends:

30 But as soon as this thy son was come, which hath devoured thy living with harlots, thou hast killed for him the fatted calf.

31 And he said unto him, Son, thou art ever with me, and all…

Open Heavens 2017: Sunday May 21, Daily Devotional by Pastor E. A. Adeboye - Saul Broke the Pride Barrier

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Topic: Saul Broke the Pride Barrier [Sunday 21, May 2017]

Memorise: The wicked, through the pride of his countenance, will not seek after God: God is not in all his thoughts. – Psalm10:4

Read: Acts 9:1-11 (KJV)

1 And Saul, yet breathing out threatenings and slaughter against the disciples of the Lord, went unto the high priest,

2 And desired of him letters to Damascus to the synagogues, that if he found any of this way, whether they were men or women, he might bring them bound unto Jerusalem.

3 And as he journeyed, he came near Damascus: and suddenly there shined round about him a light from heaven:

4 And he fell to the earth, and heard a voice saying unto him, Saul, Saul, why persecutest thou me?

5 And he said, Who art thou, Lord? And the Lord said, I am Jesus whom thou persecutest: it is hard for thee to kick against the pricks.

6 And he trembling and astonished said, Lord, what wilt thou have me to do? And the Lord said unto him, Arise, and go into the city, and it shall be told thee…

Open Heavens 2017: Saturday May 20, Daily Devotional by Pastor E. A. Adeboye - How Often Do You Fast?

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Topic: How Often Do You Fast? [Saturday 20, May 2017]

Memorise: In weariness and painfulness, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness. –2 Corinthians 11:27 

Read: Matthew 6:16-18 (KJV)

16 Moreover when ye fast, be not, as the hypocrites, of a sad countenance: for they disfigure their faces, that they may appear unto men to fast. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.

17 But thou, when thou fastest, anoint thine head, and wash thy face;

18 That thou appear not unto men to fast, but unto thy Father which is in secret: and thy Father, which seeth in secret, shall reward thee openly.

Bible in One Year: Deuteronomy 33-34, Jeremiah 32:36-44, Hymn: Sing hymn 6

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Open Heavens 2017: Friday May 19, Daily Devotional by Pastor E. A. Adeboye - Sacrifice Overturns Wrath

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Topic: Sacrifice Overturns Wrath [Friday 19, May 2017]

Memorise: And the king said unto Araunah, Nay; but I will surely buy it of thee at a price: neither will I offer burnt offerings unto the LORD my God of that which doth cost me nothing. So David bought the threshingfloor and the oxen for fifty shekels of silver. – 2 Samuel 24:24

Read: 2 Samuel 24:16-25 (KJV)

16 And when the angel stretched out his hand upon Jerusalem to destroy it, the LORD repented him of the evil, and said to the angel that destroyed the people, It is enough: stay now thine hand. And the angel of the LORD was by the threshingplace of Araunah the Jebusite.

17 And David spake unto the LORD when he saw the angel that smote the people, and said, Lo, I have sinned, and I have done wickedly: but these sheep, what have they done? let thine hand, I pray thee, be against me, and against my father's house.

18 And Gad came that day to David, and said unto him, Go up, rear an altar unto the LORD in the threshingfloor of A…

Open Heavens 2017: Thursday May 18, Daily Devotional by Pastor E. A. Adeboye - Defending His Name

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Topic: Defending His Name [Thursday 18, May 2017]

Memorise: Nevertheless he saved them for his name's sake, that he might make his mighty power to be known. – Psalm 106:8

Read: Psalm 106:7-9 (KJV)

7 Our fathers understood not thy wonders in Egypt; they remembered not the multitude of thy mercies; but provoked him at the sea, even at the Red sea.

8 Nevertheless he saved them for his name's sake, that he might make his mighty power to be known.

9 He rebuked the Red sea also, and it was dried up: so he led them through the depths, as through the wilderness.

Bible in One Year: Deuteronomy 29-30, Jeremiah 32:16-2 5, Hymn: Sing hymn 12

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