Day 16: Fasting & Praying

John 15:4-5, Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in me. I am the vine, ye are the branches: He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much fruit: for without me ye can do nothing.

Heavenly Father, You Are The Lord of The Harvest. Lord, You Are The Vine and we are the branches. And we can do nothing without You. We first say Thank You Heavenly Father for Your loving kindness. Because of Your redeeming love, You have adopted us into Your Kingdom Family, and we have been grafted into fellowship with Christ that we might be able to bear much fruit. And now we take authority in Jesus’ name, and resist the works of the flesh, adultery, fornication, uncleanness, lasciviousness, idolatry, witchcraft, hatred, variance, emulations, wrath, strife, seditions, heresies, envy, murders, drunkenness, revellings. For we know we cannot inherit the kingdom of God with these things in our lives. In Jesus’ name, we also rebuke the spirit of division, fear, lying, pride, strife, debate, and gossip in our homes, in our families, on our jobs and in the church. We command these spirits to come out of the mind, body and soul now in Jesus’ name. Holy Spirit reveal and remove every hindrance and obstacle to our spiritual growth and development, so that we may grow and bear much fruit in Jesus’ name. Lord, make us effective witnesses in Your Kingdom for Your glory. Lord teach us how to walk with all the fruit of the spirit in Jesus’ name, so sinners might be converted and come to receive the blessings of favor and fellowship with God through Christ Jesus and the saints. Heavenly Father, we thank You and praise You today for the present harvest You have already sent to our church, and the new harvest of souls You are sending and adding to UVCF Church this year. For You, Oh God desire to see Your house filled. And we confess and believe it is done now in Jesus name.

And we speak into the atmosphere by faith. We confess by faith the new harvest of souls is coming our way. A new harvest coming from the North, South, East, and the West in Jesus’ name. The new harvest is being drawn by the love of God. The new harvest is hearing and receiving the good news about Jesus Christ, receiving the gospel of The Kingdom of God, and walking in God’s love and deliverance for them at UVCF Church. This new harvest is making Jesus Christ their personal Savior and Lord. We confess the members of UVCF Church are being filled with the Holy Spirit, walking by faith, living in the power of the spirit and manifesting all the fruit of the spirit. We are being discipled effectively, to grow and mature in Christ, uniting with the saints, as we all increase more and more in the revelation knowledge of Jesus Christ and God’s purpose for our lives. We speak by faith, God is adding and planting so many new souls at UVCF Church that we need more room to receive them all. We confess the new harvest is connected, and firmly rooted in their faith in God. We decree and declare that what God has planted at UVCF Church, no person, no ideas, no trouble, no circumstance, no suggestions, and no devil in hell shall be able to remove them from their set place in Jesus’ name. For they are receiving the revelation of Jesus Christ, and the gates of hell cannot prevail against them. We confess the harvest at UVCF Church has a fresh passion for serving in the Kingdom of God, and they delight doing The Lord’s work, fulfilling their purpose and assignments in Jesus’ name. We confess the new harvest God is sending are faithful, honorable, humble, lovers, givers, worshippers, anointed, gifted, talented, spiritually hungry, servants, students who enjoy studying the word of God, and ready to share in this tremendous labor of love, where our yoke is easy, and our burden is light in Jesus’ name. Heavenly Father, we thank You that You had a purpose and plan for our lives before this moment in time, and we have joy and peace in our hearts knowing all things work together for our good as we live in Your purpose.

Heavenly Father, we love You and Thank You for the present grace and privilege You have given us to do this great work. And now Lord, we ask by faith, for a greater measure of faith and grace so we are all equipped to do the greater works this year, to edify and encourage Your people in Jesus’ name. Lord, our hearts are open to receive the new level of grace for the new, greater harvest to come. For this, we say Thank You Heavenly Father. We give You all the praise, all the glory & honor for these blessings, we confess and declare now by faith, in Jesus’ name. Amen.

Pastor Mike Reed. (C) Copyright 2022. All rights reserved.

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