1. Scripture of The Day
It is written my house shall be called a house of prayer, but you are making it a robbers’ den.
2. Prayer Point2
Ø Father, by divine mercy and grace, gives to me what you know that is due to me. Matt 20:9
Matt 20:10… those who were hired thought they could receive more…
Ø Oh Lord God in heaven, don’t use men standard to pay me instead use your stand of mercy and grace in Jesus name
This year the standards set by men will never become the yardstick that God uses to deal with you.
Men disqualify you
God qualifies you
Point to you what you are missing
God point to you what he has accomplished on you behave
Men sets before for you limitation, but God set before you elevation.
They said… some people only work one hour
God hates idle needs
the third hour, and saw others standing idle in the marketplace,
Again, he went out about the sixth and ninth hour and did likewise.
And about the eleventh hour he went out, and found others standing idle, and saith unto them, Why stand ye here all the day idle?
He kept going until the last hour
Verse 2, 4, 5,6amd 7
The order of life:
Agree… He loves and gives
Work…who so ever believe
Pay… Have everlasting life
Matt 20:12…you have made them equal to us who have borne the burden and the scorching heat of the day.
Ø Those who blow their own trumpet will never be popular.
And when he had agreed with the laborers for a penny a day, he sent them into his vineyard.
It is a spiritual error to get involved in a contract without well-defined terms.
Only a fool gets to work without well-defined terms and conditions.
If you are ready to work, you will be paid.
3 And he went out about the third hour, and saw others standing idle in the marketplace,
4 And said unto them; Go ye also into the vineyard (get to work), and whatsoever is right I will give you. And they went their way (I will determine your pay/you don’t have a say).
· Those who are idle cannot be treated with dignity. Idleness exempts you from dignity.
They say unto him because no man hath hired us.
The Cure to idleness is not hiring, but readiness to take responsibility.
3 Cures to idleness:
Decision to work
Create a work
Work your work
God hates idleness go and work. Don’t be idle go and work. Matt 20:3, 5, 6,
If you move with compassion, you will win people. Pity them and help people.
7. Question of The Day
When entered into Jesus and the people were asking who was it?
…be inspired, live an abundant life, and help others.