THE IMPORTACE OF FAVOR 2-26-22 VIDEO UNDESERVED FAVOR 2
It is one thing to say, "I have Gods favor", but its quite a different thing when you actually believe that you are favored by God. When you know Gods favor is upon you and in you, you have no fear about facing your future. Favor means that God steps into our lives and situations to a create a wonderful and sizable difference in our future. Favor is the highway that connects you to your destiny. Favor means God demonstrates his delight in you. Favor is a reward. Jesus restored the favor of God to all mankind through his sacrifice. Another definition of favor is grace. For this reason, the Lord is waiting to show His favor to you so He can show you his marvelous love. He wants to be gracious to you He sits on the throne ready to show us mercy He is the Lord of Justice.
Ps 89:17 You are their strength. What glory! Our power is based on your favor! TLB
Gen 39:4 So Joseph pleased [Potiphar] and found favor in his sight, and he served him. And [his master] made him supervisor over his house and he put all that he had in his charge.
5 From the time that he made him supervisor in his house and over all that he had, the Lord blessed the Egyptian's house for Joseph's sake; and the Lord's blessing was on all that he had in the house and in the field.
6 And [Potiphar] left all that he had in Joseph's charge and paid no attention to anything he had except the food he ate. Now Joseph was an attractive person and fine-looking. AMP
Gen 39:4 He became very fond of Joseph and made him his personal aide. He put him in charge of all his personal affairs, turning everything over to him.
5 From that moment on, God blessed the home of the Egyptian all because of Joseph. The blessing of God spread over everything he owned, at home and in the fields,
6 and all Potiphar had to concern himself with was eating three meals a day. Joseph was a strikingly handsome man. MSG
Gen 41:39 So Pharaoh said to Joseph, "You're the man for us. God has given you the inside story no one is as qualified as you in experience and wisdom.
40 From now on, you're in charge of my affairs; all my people will report to you. Only as king will I be over you."
41 So Pharaoh commissioned Joseph: "I'm putting you in charge of the entire country of Egypt."
42 Then Pharaoh removed his signet ring from his finger and slipped it on Joseph's hand. He outfitted him in robes of the best linen and put a gold chain around his neck. MSG
Est 2:15 When it was Esther's turn to go to the king (Esther the daughter of Abihail the uncle of Mordecai, who had adopted her as his daughter), she asked for nothing other than what Hegai, the king's eunuch in charge of the harem, had recommended. Esther, just as she was, won the admiration of everyone who saw her.
16 She was taken to King Xerxes in the royal palace in the tenth month, the month of Tebeth, in the seventh year of the king's reign.
17 The king fell in love with Esther far more than with any of his other women or any of the other virgins he was totally smitten by her. He placed a royal crown on her head and made her queen in place of Vashti.
18 Then the king gave a great banquet for all his nobles and officials "Esther's Banquet." He proclaimed a holiday for all the provinces and handed out gifts with royal generosity. MSG
2 COR 9:8 Yes, God is more than ready to overwhelm you with every form of grace, so that you will have more than enough of everythingevery moment and in every way. He will make you overflow with abundance in every good thing you do. TPT
Job 22:28 You shall also decide and decree a thing, and it shall be established for you; and the light [of God's favor] shall shine upon your ways. AMP
Ps 30:5 For His anger is but for a moment, but His favor is for a lifetime or in His favor is life. Weeping may endure for a night, but joy comes in the morning. AMP
Ps 41:11 By this I know that You favor and delight in me, because my enemy does not triumph over me. AMP
Ps 84:11 For the Lord God is a Sun and Shield; the Lord bestows [present] grace and favor and [future] glory (honor, splendor, and heavenly bliss)! No good thing will He withhold from those who walk uprightly.
12 O Lord of hosts, blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) is the man who trusts in You [leaning and believing on You, committing all and confidently looking to You, and that without fear or misgiving]! AMP
Jer 15:19 Therefore thus says the Lord [to Jeremiah]: If you return [and give up this mistaken tone of distrust and despair], then I will give you again a settled place of quiet and safety, and you will be My minister; and if you separate the precious from the vile [cleansing your own heart from unworthy and unwarranted suspicions concerning God's faithfulness], you shall be My mouthpiece. [But do not yield to them.] Let them return to you not you to [the people]. AMP
Ps 97:11 Light is sown for the [uncompromisingly] righteous and strewn along their pathway, and joy for the upright in heart [the irrepressible joy which comes from consciousness of His favor and protection].
12 Rejoice in the Lord, you [consistently] righteous (upright and in right standing with God), and give thanks at the remembrance of His holiness. AMP
2 Sam 9:7 "Don't be frightened," said David. "I'd like to do something special for you in memory of your father Jonathan. To begin with, I'm returning to you all the properties of your grandfather Saul. Furthermore, from now on you'll take all your meals at my table." MSG
PRO 16:15 Life-giving light streams from the presence of a king, and his favor is showered upon those who please him. TPT
Prov 16:15 The light of the king's countenance is life, and his favor is as a cloud bringing the spring rain. AMP
ISA 30:18 For this reason the Lord is still waiting to show his favor to you so he can show you his marvelous love. He waits to be gracious to you. He sits on his throne ready to show mercy to you. For Yahweh is the Lord of justice, faithful to keep his promises. Overwhelmed with bliss are all who will entwine their hearts in him,waiting for him to help them. TPT
Hos 10:12 Sow for yourselves according to righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God); reap according to mercy and loving-kindness. Break up your uncultivated ground, for it is time to seek the Lord, to inquire for and of Him, and to require His favor, till He comes and teaches you righteousness and rains His righteous gift of salvation upon you. AMP
Isa 61:2 To proclaim the acceptable year of the Lord [the year of His favor] and the day of vengeance of our God, to comfort all who mourn, AMP
Isa 61:2 God sent me to announce the year of his grace a celebration of God's destruction of our enemies and to comfort all who mourn, MSG
2 COR 6:2 God declared his delight to do you good! I have heard the cry of the human race echo within you and immediately ran to your rescue. 4Now this is mankinds defining moment! See it for yourself! This is your time; this is your salvation! MIRROR
2 Cor 6:2 For He says, In the time of favor (of an assured welcome) I have listened to and heeded your call, and I have helped you on the day of deliverance (the day of salvation). Behold, now is truly the time for a gracious welcome and acceptance [of you from God]; behold, now is the day of salvation! AMP
LUKE 1:30 The Messenger spoke to her and immediately re-assured her to have no fear - God is head over heels in love with you! This is your moment to discover how favored you have always been! MIRROR
LUKE 2:52 Meanwhile Jesus continued to engage and advance with courageous progress in all things; in wisdom, in stature and in the consciousness of favor before God and his fellow human beings. MIRROR
John 1:16 For out of His fullness (abundance) we have all received [all had a share and we were all supplied with] one grace after another and spiritual blessing upon spiritual blessing and even favor upon favor and gift [heaped] upon gift.
17 For while the Law was given through Moses, grace (unearned, undeserved favor and spiritual blessing) and truth came through Jesus Christ. AMP
1 Cor 1:4 I thank my God at all times for you because of the grace (the favor and spiritual blessing) of God which was bestowed on you in Christ Jesus, AMP
1 COR 1:4 I am always so happy for you when I consider how greatly advantaged you are because of Gods grace unveiled in Jesus Christ. MIRROR
1 Cor 2:12 Now we have not received the spirit [that belongs to] the world, but the [Holy] Spirit Who is from God, [given to us] that we might realize and comprehend and appreciate the gifts [of divine favor and blessing so freely and lavishly] bestowed on us by God. AMP
1 COR 2:12 The Spirit proceeding from God unveils the gifts of his generosity. He has graced us with understanding so that we may know what he has always had in mind for us; this is so unlike the secular spirit of the wisdom of the world where everything has a price tag! MIRROR
2 Cor 5:19 It was God [personally present] in Christ, reconciling and restoring the world to favor with Himself, not counting up and holding against [men] their trespasses [but cancelling them], and committing to us the message of reconciliation (of the restoration to favor).
20 So we are Christ's ambassadors, God making His appeal as it were through us. We [as Christ's personal representatives] beg you for His sake to lay hold of the divine favor [now offered you] and be reconciled to God. AMP
Luke 14:14 You'll be and experience a blessing. They won't be able to return the favor, but the favor will be returned oh, how it will be returned! at the resurrection of God's people." MSG
Heb 4:16 Let us then fearlessly and confidently and boldly draw near to the throne of grace (the throne of God's unmerited favor to us sinners), that we may receive mercy [for our failures] and find grace to help in good time for every need [appropriate help and well-timed help, coming just when we need it]. AMP
1 Peter 4:10 As each of you has received a gift (a particular spiritual talent, a gracious divine endowment), employ it for one another as [befits] good trustees of God's many-sided grace [faithful stewards of the extremely diverse powers and gifts granted to Christians by unmerited favor]. AMP