GIANT  – KILLERS (2)                                          Luke 16:1-13

“And looking round about upon them all, he said unto the man, Stretch forth thy hand. And he did so: and his hand was restored whole as the other.” (v10)

Observe (1) Giant – killers don’t start out as giant – killers. David was a meek musician, humble shepherd, and overlooked son. Faithfulness was his advantage – faithfulness in his talent, faithfulness with his father’s sheep, faithfulness to God. By becoming master over the small things, he became master over the large things. Faithfulness is a common characteristic of uncommon spiritual achievers. Matthew started as a tax collector. Peter as a fisherman. Elisha as a farmer. Jesus as a Carpenter. Have you ever considered that Jesus spent more years as a carpenter than He did as a preacher? He was faithful in little things. God never called an inactive or non productive person. Every candidate had started something before they became a giant – killer. Giant – killers don’t start out as giant – killers… (2) Giant – killers know that the reward is always greater than the risk. Life rewards risk and action, but Satan will whisper words of fear and anxiety in your ears to minimize the reward and magnify the risk. Yet the truth remains that “God is a Rewarder” of diligent seekers (Hebrews 11:6)  You must believe the promise of greater than the problem, the objective is greater than the objections and God is greater than your giant. The belief that “God is greater” is the essence of a faith that persists in the face of fear. Fear is Satan’s weapon to paralyse you. Faith is God’s weapon to mobilize you. So depend on God. Challenge the giant, and join the ranks of God’s giant – killers. (TWFT)

PRAYER LINE: Speak truly, and each word of thine, shall be a fruitful seed Live truly and thy life shall be A great and noble creed – Bonar

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­_________________________________________________________

Don’t talk cream and live skin milk.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *