DAY 8 WHO IS GOD? LOVE

1 John 4:8 “God is Love”

1 John 4:12 “If we love one another, God dwells in us, and His love is perfected in us.”

Thanksgiving

Lord, thank You that You are Love and that I am the object and the receiver of Your love. Thank you that I can be Your beloved! Thank you that You pour your love into our hearts (Rom 5:5) and You make it possible for us to release Your love to others, even to the unlovable ones.

Repentance

Lord, forgive us for minimizing You, Who are LOVE, to an emotion that seems like love. Forgive us for thinking that love can never last, while Your love is eternal. Forgive us for hurting You by thinking that You do not love us. Forgive us for not releasing the power of Your love to those who are so desperately in need of You.

Prayer / Declaration

Lord, today I declare that You ARE LOVE: unconditional powerful love! Holy Spirit, I pray that You will pour the love of the Father into my heart. Empower me with Your love so that I can love others and so that love can be perfected. Empower me with Your love for my spouse, my children, my family, my community and my nation.

Lord, I declare that Your love for me, my family, my community, my city, my nation will never change and will never end!

Lord, I pray that perfect love will drive out all fear (1 John 4:18) in my life, my family’s life, in my community, city and nation.

Your love broke through hell, overcame death and raised Jesus to life and seated Him at the right hand of the Father. Lord, I declare that the power of Your love will break through the hell in my life and Your love will give me life and seat me at the right hand of the Father. I declare that Your love reigns in my life and it already overcome death and hell.

I pray that Your love will be a banner over me, my family, my community, city and nation. Lord, I pray that as the Holy Spirit pour out Your love into my heart, it will drive out all rejection, insecurity, abandonment and fear. I declare that my identity will be found in Your love: I am Your beloved and You are mine! You are the Lover of my soul!

DAY 9 WHO IS GOD? – Our Heavenly Father

Isaiah 9:6 “For to us a child is born, to us a Son is given; and the government shall be upon His shoulder, and His name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

Ephesians 4:4-6 “There is one body and one Spirit—just as you were called to the one hope that belongs to your call— one Lord, one faith, one baptism, one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all and in all.”

1 Thessalonians 3:1 “Now may our God and Father himself, and our Lord Jesus, direct our way to you,”

Thanksgiving

Thank you that I am NOT an ORPHAN in this world because I have a heavenly Father, Who is the ONE LORD, the ONE GOD and the FATHER of ALL! Thank you that I can be Your son / daughter. Thank you for being the One Who gives me my identity.

Repentance

Lord, forgive me if I have been negative about You as a Father because my experience with my own father has been negative. Forgive me for blaming You for my hardships and for sometimes thinking You don’t care. Forgive me for allowing the enemy to build a case in my heart against You as my Father. Forgive me if I rejected You as my Father.

Prayer / Declaration

Lord, I declare today that You are my heavenly Father, whose eyes are always focussed on me. I declare that I am not an orphan in this world, because I have a Father, a perfect Father. I declare that I belong to the family of God because we all have the same Father.

Lord, I pray that You will remove all lies that I might have about You so that the walls between You and me be broken down. I pray for a revelation of You as my Father. I pray that You will reconcile my heart fully to You.

Lord, I declare that I will not run away from You any more but I will run to You. For those who turned away from You and ended up in the pig pens, I pray that Your love will flood their hearts and that they will return to the Father Who is ready to receive them with open arms and a heart full of love and grace!

DAY 10 WHO IS GOD AS FATHER? PROVIDER

Gen 22:14 “ So Abraham called the name of that place The Lord Will Provide. And it is said to this day, On the mount of the Lord it will be provided.”

Thanksgiving

Thank you, Lord, for being my Provider. Thank you that You created me with needs so that I need You and can draw near to You. Thank you that it is not desire to have me suffer but it is Your desire that I run to You and allow You to provide in the way that You desire and know is best for me. Thank you that no need is to big or impossible for You to fulfill. You are our Source of love, life, grace, joy and our abilities and talents. You are the Source to every godly need we have.

Repentance

Lord, forgive me for not believing that You will provide in my needs. Forgive me for not having the faith that You will provide even when I pray and ask. Forgive me for prescribing to You how to provide for me and for not allowing You to provide what You know is best for me. Forgive me for looking at people, governments and institutions as my provision and not You. Forgive me for being selfish in my requests wanting the provision to bring glory to me and not necessarily to You. Forgive me for being selfish in what I receive from You, boasting and bragging and not sharing Your goodness with others.

Prayer / Declaration

Lord, I declare that You are my Provider. I declare that all my needs will draw me closer to You because the answer is IN YOU! Lord, your Word says that we do not have because we do not ask. I pray that You will help me to ask according to Your will for me. I declare that I will accept the way that You choose to provide in my need.

Holy Spirit, help me to give all the glory to God when He provides for me. Help me to also provide for others out of the abundance of the Lord in my life. Let Your provision in my life always release a testimony of Your goodness and kindness from my lips so others can see that You are a faithful God.

Lord, you bless us so that we can be a blessing. Help me to be a blessing to my family, my community, city and nation. May my family be a blessing to others. May my community be a blessing to the city. May my city be a blessing to my nation, in Jesus Name I pray!

DAY 11 IDENTITY – WHO IS GOD AS FATHER? Declare that He is your Protector

Deu 20:4 “For the Lord your God is He Who goes with you to fight for you against your enemies to save you.”

Thanksgiving

Thank you, Lord, that You are a God Who fights for us against our enemies to save us. You are not a God Who leaves us on our own in our times of need and times of attack. No! You are a God whose eyes are on us all the time in order to save us and draw us closer to You!

Repentance

Lord, forgive me for trying to fight my own battles and if I lose these battles I blame You. Lord, forgive me for not running to You in times of battle but turning my back on You. Forgive me for thinking that my problems are not important to You and even that I am not important to You.

Prayer / Declaration

Lord Jesus, You are the Word, and I declare that through Your Word and your Spirit, You will go with us and fight for us against our enemies to save us. I declare that in You, I am victorious!

Lord, I pray that You will lead me to the specific Scriptures in the Word that I need to speak into my situation, because You promise that those words will not return empty. Your Word (Jesus, Your mighty right hand) will fight for me.

Lord, give me Word for my family, community, city and nation.

DAY 12 IDENTITY – WHO IS JESUS? Declare that He is the Son of God

1 Jn 4:15-16 “Whoever shall confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God dwells in him and he in God. And we have known and believed the love that God has in us. God is love, and he who abides in love abides in God, and God in him.”

Jesus is the Son of God Who reconciled us to the Father

Thanksgiving

Thank you, Jesus, that You are the Son of God in Whom God dwells. Thank you that Father, that You have poured the Spirit of Your Son in us which makes us Your children, crying out ‘Abba Father’. Thank you, Jesus, that You reconciled us to the Father and that we can be part of the family of God.

Repentance

Lord, forgive me for not confessing that Jesus is the Son of God. Forgive me for thinking that He was only a prophet who walked the earth.

Prayer / Declaration

Lord, I believe and confess today that Jesus is the Son of God. I believe that He died and rose again and sits at the right hand of the Father. I believe that through His death on the cross and His resurrection He gave us eternal life and seated us at the right hand of the Father.

DAY 13 IDENTITY – WHO IS JESUS? Declare that He is God

Colossians 1:15 “[Now] He is the exact likeness of the unseen God [the visible representation of the invisible]; He is the Firstborn of all creation.”

Colossians 1:19 “For it has pleased [the Father] that all the divine fullness (the sum total of the divine perfection, powers, and attributes) should dwell in Him (JESUS) permanently.”

Thanksgiving

Thank you, Jesus, that You are the exact likeness of the unseen God. Thank you Jesus that the divine fullness of the father dwells permanently in You.

Repentance

Lord, forgive me for not believing that Jesus is God Himself and that all powers and authority

Prayer / Declaration

Lord, I declare that Jesus is the exact likeness of the unseen God. I declare that all the divine fullness of God dwells permanently in Jesus. I declare that Jesus, is God and He is our King of Glory. We have no other God but Jesus Christ!

DAY 14 IDENTITY – WHO IS JESUS? Declare that He is the Way, the Truth and the Life and the only way to the Father

Joh_14:6 “Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me”.

Thanksgiving

Thank you, Jesus, that You prepared the way to the Father for us. Thank you that You are TRUTH and NO LIE exist in You. Thank you that You are LIFE and as I align myself with Your Truth You will fill me with Your LIFE and You will lead me to the Father.

Repentance

Lord, forgive me for trying to find my own way and not consulting You to find the only way that will bring life to me. Forgive me, Lord, for believing facts and propaganda which is not in line with Your Word or Your character. Forgive me for trying to find life in the things of the world while YOU ARE LIFE!

Prayer / Declaration

Jesus Christ, I declare that You are the WAY to the FATHER and Your ways lead to LIFE! I declare that YOU are the truth and there are no truths that exist outside of You. I declare that LIFE are only found in TRUTH, which is WHO YOU ARE!

I pray for Your Truth to saturate my mind, my emotions, my expectations and desires so that I can be aligned with heaven. I pray for Your LIFE, which is LIGHT to shine forth into the darkness in my life. Replace this darkness with Your light and life.

DAY 15 IDENTITY – WHO IS JESUS? Declare that He is the WORD

John 1:1-3 “IN THE beginning [before all time] was the Word (Christ), and the Word was with God, and the Word was God Himself. He was present originally with God. All things were made and came into existence through Him; and without Him was not even one thing made that has come into being.”

Thanksgiving

Thank you, Jesus, for being the WORD of God. Thank you for the power of Your Word that You have entrusted to us. Thank you that Your Word is alive and full of power.

Thank you that it is sharper than any two-edged sword,piercing to the division of soul and of spirit. Thank you that Your Word discerns the thoughts and intentions of the heart. (Hebrews 4:12)

Repentance

Lord, forgive me for thinking that the Bible is just another book. Forgive me for not honoring and loving the Word. Forgive me for not keeping Your Word in my heart.

Forgive me for not believing and obeying Your Word. Forgive me for being partial to certain parts of Your Word, believing in certain parts and not believing in other parts. Forgive me for trying to rationalize Your greatness and Your truths.

Prayer / Declaration

Lord, I declare that Jesus is the Word. I declare that everything came into existence through Him and through the words that were spoken.

Lord, I pray that Your Word will be alive in my heart and in my mind and ready on my lips. I choose to believe in Your Word and the fullness thereof. I pray that You will reveal Jesus to me as I read the Word, because He is the Word. Holy Spirit, make the Word alive in me and let it burn like a fire within me.