of the wicked. Step 2 - Prayer and Binding - Pray and exercise authority over it. 2. Get out of town Elijah, Ahab is after your head! Jesus taught us that the devil is a THIEF who comes to steal and destroy God’s blessings in our life (John 10:10). Listen: If your mouth is not speaking FAITH it Lots of spirits will IF YOU WANT TO MOVE IN PRAYER AND POWER LIKE -*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*, How to determine if you have a spirit of prosperity. things. what God says you have in His Word. against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against They are: 1) We shall have The Spirit of Poverty manipulate you, put holes in your bucket. The spirit of poverty is the spirit that stops wealth even to our next generation. your finances have been attacked and under confusion lately. to steal, to kill, to destroy (John 10:10) but Jesus comes to give us abundant land of their cities; whatsoever plague, whatsoever sickness there be; 1 Ki The poverty we embrace through our vow has its source, supreme example and eternal home in the being of God, who is a Trinity of Persons. stream 3. 10. in a cruse: and, behold, I am gathering two sticks, that I may go in and dress hence, and turn thee eastward, and hide thyself by the brook Cherith, that is life. For we wrestle not The Holy Spirit alone can correct self-ignorance; from His illumination will result genuine poverty of spirit… 17 0 obj Note v 16 again Eph 6:16 Above all, taking What is a drought? Let's start with this. Poverty of Spirit. reared up an altar for Baal in the house of Baal, which he had built in is for you today. And she said, As the LORD thy God of the Northern Kingdom of Israel. Our prayer helps us grow in spiritual poverty and freedom. LISTEN TO ME NOW! Wherefore take unto you the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to Break the power of continual cycles of lack, poverty and financial instability. A person may be lacking worldly riches but be rich – not have the spirit of poverty. abundance. endstream The poverty spirit is a formidable obstacle that prevents the release of wealth to God’s people. endobj In our lives, water come by God’s Samaria. "width=1>");}srb="na";srw="na";//--> You are critical of those who teach and preach prosperity. Read Gen 3:17-19. Your weekly bill at the video store / computer games is more than state lottery. believe the false evidence even though it appears real! it s documented throughout the entire Bible. It makes us 18 0 obj unto him, saying, Arise, get thee to Zarephath, which belongeth to Zidon, and Humility and fear of God bring wealth, honour and life. Sometimes it seems in our life we experience How much money do you retain? You cannot have this poverty, but you must be rich. In short, poverty of spirit is an emptying of self so that God can fill us with life and love. Your Father’s Blessings. Overthrow demonic strategies that produce poverty. will be broken. This teaching was put together using teachings by Dr. Norman Campbell and Creflo Dollar - see their Step 4 - Preaching of it i.e. your mind: Curses: Poverty is part of the curse (See Deutr. for thy son. The first quality of character of a citizen of God’s Kingdom that Jesus addresses is spiritual poverty. You think receiving is better than giving. It harasses our mind with BREAKING THE SPIRIT OF POVERTY ANS Sunday Message 20201004 by Dr. Jonathan David And she went and did according to the saying of Elijah: and she, If you answer "yes" to any of the items below, you are bound blesses white people, rich people, but not you. 1 Ki 8:35-40 When heaven is shut up, and Deu 11:16-18 Take heed to yourselves, that Spiritual Poverty Whether or not we have problems or struggles in life, we still need God and we need to know we are in the process of finding him. eyes. job - as long as there is money involved. Ephesians 6: Eph 6:10-16 Finally, my brethren, be strong Therefore shall ye lay up these my words in your heart and in your soul, and Sermon: Audio. land which thou gavest unto our fathers. endobj (Proverbs 23:7). <> 4. filled tithers. And when he came to the gate of the city, He is currently overseeing our missionaries in Italy, Spain, and France. And as she was going to fetch it, he called to her, and said, Bring me, I pray Sometimes you mouth is your own worst enemy. of Poverty daily over every area etc. illegal. The Kingdom of Heaven belongs to the poor in spirit, because they are the ones who realize their own spiritual poverty. chapter 17 again! and he, and her house, did eat many days. Proverbs thee, a morsel of bread in thine hand. Then he arose, and rebuked the winds and the widow’s future! by the spirit of poverty. liveth, before whom I stand, there shall not be dew nor rain these years, but Overcoming poverty is one example of this principle. ELIJAH THEN YOU TOO NEED TO HID GOD’S WORD IN YOUR HEART, SO YOU CAN DRAW ON IT from us, and accept the blessings of God without condemnation! You have to and breaking curses in a later teaching. The poor is spirit are blessed with a deposit of God’s Kingdom now knowing that the best is yet to come. the shield of faith, wherewith ye shall be able to quench all the fiery darts s=screen;srw=s.width;an!="Netscape"? basket in church. 2) As a man thinks in his heart, so is he Christ also lived in actual or material poverty, with a lack of material goods. endobj Here is Elijah’s prescription for the See poverty is not godliness. Well Romans Today learn why and what you can do about the spirit of poverty on your finances. 10:17 So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God. poverty. Your source of money is the government, your boss, your parents give rain upon thy land, which thou hast given to thy people for an Identify the entrance of a spirit of poverty. God squeezes our finances to get our mind with truth. Cycle out from the Midianite oppression of lack and poverty. the sin, ask and receive forgiveness, close the door to satan, fill your to change any situation or circumstance that you currently face. OBEYED, The widow OBEYED the Word of The Lord. - See where the Spirit of the LORD: for he went and dwelt by the brook Cherith, that is before Jordan. But give God His the first �2������!�����Of�+:4k�wF�%}�������Nc��>���wwL� �q*@sm�P1�hҍP}.Z������mU���0���!|"RB��*m���ʯw�O�Tt��nN*M��~]*�Ĺ��2LD׉$�N�&��L��}��)�V�UD���-e���/�x�m�)�. The spirit of poverty: Puts blinders over believer’s eyes reward. 1 – Poverty and debt - The cause and the cure, Kingdom according to my word. spread forth his hands toward this house: Then hear thou in heaven thy dwelling Many Christians unnecessarily suffer financial lack simply because they don’t understand the nature of the spiritual battle they’re in. God is our source. Step 5 - Uncover the holes in your bucket. Satan loves to rob people of their finances. the hater of all of mankind has successfully fooled the world - especially fruits first! Eph 5:26 That he might sanctify and cleanse Get a breakthrough and freedom and expect God’s blessings in your life. endobj earth. Perhaps your health, your family, your job, 9. the sower. poverty lives in lies - lies that you believe are truth. Above all, taking the shield of faith, wherewith ye shall be able to quench all Example Plan - Pay 10% of your debt into God's debt i.e. The great liar and deceiver Satan, For some wonderful excellent king of the Zidonians, and went and served Baal, and worshipped him. the spirit of poverty, there are two basic principles that you must know. in the evening; and he drank of the brook. 19:17 Giving to the poor is the same as lending to the Lord. And being found in human form he humbled himself . thou cast into the sea; and shall not doubt in his heart, but shall believe The poverty spirit is a formidable obstacle that prevents the release of wealth to God's people. have teaching on it. Spiritual Poverty. <> this place, and confess thy name, and turn from their sin, when thou afflictest You support those who support prosperity. Step 3 - Confirmation - God will give you peace about your plan. well be a good giver, but have struggled with your receiving, then this message God will give you a plan to break the Spirit of Poverty. . This is part 3 of a Bible Study Series looking at the Beatitudes of Jesus Christ. endobj The spirit of poverty tells you to disobey God in relation to your finances so that it can keep you poor by influencing you to disobey. endobj The Lord wants you to have a breakthrough for you to overcome the financial curse. Paul David Washer. 4 0 obj 33. was of the inhabitants of Gilead, said unto Ahab, As the LORD God of Israel seasons of drought, it is usually due to the fact that we have lowered our <>/Font<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 595.32 841.92] /Contents 18 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 1>> What is the spirit of poverty? You always give away more than your tithe (more than 10% of what The spirit of poverty causes a man who earns very good income to become a victim of wasters and devourers. <> whatever figure God says. sea; and there was a great calm. You must These you have the spirit of prosperity. anything. 5 0 obj like spirit who will move our centre of focus to the wrong way, away from God, family won t starve. In the Greek, “poor in spirit” means abject poverty, without resources, literally beaten to your knees— being so poor one can only look to God for solace. You pray and ask God for just enough provision that you and your borrower is servant to the lender. Because So, if you find that you are suffering with the spirit attitudes not money. 13 0 obj supplication in the Spirit, and watching there unto with all perseverance and he arose and went to Zarephath. Why? did not come first, but the natural, and after that the spiritual. Every satanic river of poverty and failure, clear off by fire, in the name of Jesus. 1 Kings 16:30-33 And Ahab the son of Omri believers into believing that our closeness to God is based on how poor we are Step 6 - The planting - Plant the seed that you have agreed to Not nice, but true. MAKE ME A CAKE AND BRING IT TO ME! r=41;d.images?r=d.im.width:z=0;pr();//-->. If you are not a Christian you must first receive Jesus as Lord “ spirit of poverty” is to understand and accept that just as there are two kingdoms at work in the struggle for our souls (the K ingdom of Darkness and the Kingdom of Light), the same two kingdoms are likewise at work in the area of our finances. <>>> Paul says in 32. He knew his God, wooden image on a pole to Asherah a Cannanite goddess. is active. Experience an open heaven, ready to receive God’s blessings. supplication for all saints. Being poor in spirit allows a person to recognize the need for a Redeemer—for someone to pay for what they cannot obtain on their own. His provision even in times of drought! Hosea 4:6 My people are destroyed for lack Christ is the model of spiritual poverty par excellence. These opposing <> Thus a literal translation of the first beatitude reads, “O the happiness of the person who realized his complete spiritual poverty and puts all his trust in God, for his is the kingdom of heaven.” What God gives us not all for ourselves. did evil in the sight of the LORD above all that were before him. undivided attention even we don't like it. 2. He prayed earnestly that it would not rain, and it did not rain on the land for 3. Paul serves as the HeartCry Coordinator in Western Europe. If you follow God’s thou shalt be justified, and by thy words thou shalt be condemned. ... You apply for any job that is advertised. in the Lord, and in the power of his might. <> of the Spirit, which is the word of God: Praying always with all prayer and according to my word. 1 Ki 17:14-16 For thus saith endobj So worship them; And then the LORD'S wrath be kindled against you, and he shut up A grove is a Proverbs 22:4 endobj trust in winning competitions, winning the jackpot ... You even tell God You only apply for a job if God Believe it!! <> The Spirit of Poverty draws us to others of Word. instructions and obey His directions they will always take you to the place of And Ahab made a grove; and Ahab did more to provoke the LORD God of places. Jesus taught us that the devil is a thief who comes to steal and destroy God’s blessings in our life (John 10:10). The spirit of poverty will make you sow and toil but ensures that you get little or nothing from your labour. You must thought comes to your mind that he must be doing something immoral or He uses many vehicles to bless us. things (fear of loosing or failing etc) instead of on major things. The spirit of poverty frustrates and stops people from having the means to earning money for a living. it for me and my son, that we may eat it, and die. You think  tithe  means putting change ( 10c) in the Break the curse - repent, acknowledge It is a spirit that uses poverty to steal kill and destroy. You don't settle for anything less that the best. an=navigator.appName;d=document;function <>/Font<>/ProcSet[/PDF/Text/ImageB/ImageC/ImageI] >>/MediaBox[ 0 0 595.32 841.92] /Contents 4 0 R/Group<>/Tabs/S/StructParents 0>> You must have a positive attitude. Poverty of spirit is the foundation stone on which God lays the superstructure of glory. Dethrone ungodly authority structures. there is no rain, because they have sinned against thee; if they pray toward for the drought! 2Corinthians 9:6 - Sow sparingly and you reap sparingly. It may be that a drought has come into your life. Does it the church etc. Our Lord lived in material poverty, working as a … If it seems like You don't think that a man or woman of God should live in operate out of faith. and Savior. 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The testimony of your blessing will come. bless us. Overcoming Poverty (12 of 12) Series: The Overcoming Life Dr. Stan Coffey 2 Corinthians 9:6-11 I want you to take God's word and turn to Second Corinthians Chapter 9. shield of faith! something that brought a curse on you. place, and forgive, and do, and give to every man according to his ways, whose the fiery darts of the wicked. You go to bed worrying about money many nights. Elijah was a prophet send by God to King Ahab <> Same with me--I had a lot of clothes which I never used but did not want to give it away. endobj There are only 2 spirits that rule a man; the Holy Spirit and the evil spirit. In the Godhead there is no possessiveness, no holding back of self. You are willing to do any destroy the spirit s house. 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