Focus: The Sovereignty of God
Isaiah 9:6-7a (NKJV) For unto us a Child is born, Unto us a Son is given and the government will be upon His shoulder. And His Name will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Of the increase of His government and peace there will be no end…
1 Samuel 12:22 For the Lord will not forsake His people, for His great name’s sake, because it has pleased the Lord to make you His people. (NKJV)
2 Chronicles 20:6b …In Your hand is there not power and might, so that no one is able to withstand You? (NKJV)
Psalm 2:7-8 I will declare the decree: The Lord has said to Me, “You are My Son, Today I have begotten You. Ask of Me, and I will give You the nations for Your inheritance, and the ends of the earth for Your possession.” (NKJV)
Psalm 72:11, 19 Yes, all kings shall fall down before Him; All nations shall serve Him. And blessed be His glorious name forever! And let the whole earth be filled with His glory. Amen and Amen. (NKJV)
Psalm 75:7 But God is the Judge; He puts down one, and exalts another. (NKJV)
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Daniel 7:13-14 I was watching in the night visions, And behold, One like the Son of Man,
Coming with the clouds of heaven! He came to the Ancient of Days, And they brought Him near before Him. Then to Him was given dominion and glory and a kingdom, That all peoples, nations, and languages should serve Him.
His dominion is an everlasting dominion,
Which shall not pass away, and His kingdom the one Which shall not be destroyed. (NKJV)
Micah 7:18-20 Who is a God like You, Pardoning iniquity And passing over the transgression of the remnant of His heritage? He does not retain His anger forever, Because He delights in mercy. He will again have compassion on us, And will subdue our iniquities. You will cast all our sins into the depths of the sea. You will give truth to Jacob and mercy to Abraham, Which You have sworn to our fathers From days of old. (NKJV)
Habakkuk 2:14 For the earth will be filled with the knowledge of the glory of the Lord, as the waters cover the sea. (NKJV)
Zechariah 2:10-11 “Sing and rejoice, O daughter of Zion! For behold, I am coming and I will dwell in your midst,” says the Lord. Many nations shall be joined to the Lord in that day, and they shall become My people. And I will dwell in your midst. Then you will know that the Lord of hosts has sent Me to you. (NKJV)
Zechariah 9:10b …And He will speak peace to the nations; His dominion shall be ‘from sea to sea, and from the river to the ends of the earth.’ (NKJV)
Malachi 1:11 “For from the rising of the sun, even to its going down, My name shall be great among the Gentiles; In every place incense shall be offered to My name, And a pure offering;
For My name shall be great among the nations,”
Says the Lord of hosts. (NKJV)
Matthew 10:29-30 Are not two sparrows sold for a penny? Yet not one of them will fall to the ground apart from the will of your Father. And even the very hairs on your head are numbered. (NIV)
1 Peter 2:9 But you are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, His own special people, that you may proclaim the praises of Him who called you out of darkness into His marvelous light… (NKJV)
1 Peter 1:3-4 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His abundant mercy has begotten us again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to an inheritance incorruptible and undefiled and that does not fade away, reserved in heaven for you… (NKJV)
Revelation 15:3-4 Great and marvelous are Thy works, Lord God Almighty! Just and true are Thy ways, Thou King of saints! Who shall not fear Thee, O Lord, and glorify Thy name? For Thou only art holy. For all nations shall come and worship before Thee, for Thy judgments are made manifest. (NKJV)
Revelation 22:13 I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End, the First and the Last. (NKJV)
Declaration: I will find new strength in knowing that the Word of the Lord will accomplish whatever He wants to achieve and whatever He sends it to do. It will not return to Him void.
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