FAITH CAPSULE: Are you holding a list of unforgiving?
Matthew 6:5-15, Mark 11:20-26
Are you one that claims not to have sinned before God?
The word of God states, “For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God.” (Romans 3:23) Indeed, with sin, no man can reach God.
Jesus came for the forgiveness of our sins before God.
Colossians 1:14 records, “In whom we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of sins.” For a man to claim the grace of forgiveness, man must know to forgive others.
Are you forgiving others?
Word of God warns against not forgiving, “But if you do not forgive men their trespasses, neither will your Father forgive your trespasses.” (Matthew 6:15)
Are you holding a list of unforgiving?
With the spirit of unforgiving, praying will not fly to God.
Disciples of Jesus approached Him to teach them how to pray. His teaching, He states, “And forgive us our sins, for we also forgive everyone who is indebted to us.” (Luke 11:4) It is clear that before the debt of sin can be forgiven by God, one must have been able to forgive others.
Unforgiving others is a prayer hindering spirit.
An unforgiving one is engaging a position of the unfulfilled mission of answering to the calling of God.
A major hindrance to an acclaimed believer’s prayer is the inability to forgive others.
The word of God emphasized the issue of forgiveness, “And whenever you stand praying, if you have anything against anyone, forgive him that your Father in heaven may also forgive your trespasses.” (Mark 11:25)
A believer that cannot stand in prayer will not prevail.
God wants all to be constant and consistent in forgiving those who are indebted to one.
Are you with expectations for prayer to be answered?
As expected of prayer manifestation, know and become one that forgives others.
The issue of giving self to forgiving others is just a reminder that might give way for miracle expectations.
Today, you have to forgive certain in your life to allow the open door of a miracle.
Today, allow an answer for a long-awaited breakthrough becomes your portion.
Allow God to work on your behalf by letting unforgiving spirit bow to a forgiving spirit.
Praying with a forgiving spirit is a mountain-moving prayer.
God cannot be deceived He sees our hearts. Proverbs 20:27 stated, “The spirit of a man is the lamp of the Lord, searching all the inner depths of his heart.” We cannot go to God with a claim of forgiving while the layer of unforgiving exists in the inner depth of the heart.
Forgive and not become a victim of failure.
Jesus warns, “But if you do not forgive, neither will your Father in heaven forgive your trespasses.”(Mark 11:26)
God is true to His word when He said that with sin, no one can see Him.
Today, come out of living a life of unforgiving but live life to become a forgiving believer to the glory of God.
Prayer for today: Ask for the hand of God to bring you out of the spirit that is holding down as an unforgiving one.