WORKING IN THE COVENANT – APOSTLE JOSHUA TALENA

TEXT: PSALMS 89:34-37

INTRODUCTION

Covenant is a spiritual deal created by God with well-defined terms that is bound by an oat for favorable performances.
Covenant is a formal deal and gentlemanly deals that covers the interest and expectation of only those within its borders of predetermined jurisdictions.
Covenant is a supernatural transaction in which the parties involved make binding decisions to protect each other’s interest at all times and at all seasons.

Without covenant your life will operate without a safety net.
Without the covenant you cannot escape the battles that swallow mortal men.
Without the covenant your immunity against adversity will be paralyzed.
Covenant is immunity from general adversity, its sets you apart to attain enviable heights that others can’t attain even with their best effort.
Covenant is the capacity that catapults you to such enviable heights.
Covenant only works, when you work it out.
Covenant is not a statement that is idol, but a statement that needs to be activated

HOW DO I WORK OUT THE COVENANT?
1 By solid discipline.
Discipline means possessing the capacity to do the right thing at the right time even when it’s not convenient.
Discipline is living a life of purpose and denial.
Discipline is that virtue that sets you apart from others.
Discipline means you are cultured in behavior, choices and decisions.
Discipline is a covenant requirement for destiny attainment.(Job 36:11
To live right requires discipline.
Show me a covenant person, I will show you a disciplined person.
Covenant is a call to duty.
Discipline is the shoe that makes it easy to work in the covenant.

God will do what he will do when you do what you are supposed to do.
You preached by anointing but you live by discipline.
2. Due diligence (HARD WORK) Ecclesiastes 10:18
No lazy man has a future in God.
Diligence is the covenant that sponsors diligence.
Diligence is the antidote for discouragement.
Covenant doesn’t give room for discouragement.

3. Engaging winning wisdom (Proverbs 4:7
Wisdom triggers the terms of the covenant.
Covenant is active when a set of principle is triggered.
Wisdom is what triggers principles and principles is what triggers covenant. (Ecclesiastes 5:17.
Wisdom is the regulator that controls behaviors and choices.
The wisdom of God will lead you the principles of God.

4. Gratitude.
Gratitude is the attitude of those who operate the covenant.
Gratitude is the fertilizer that empowers your effort into winnable glory.
Appreciation is a divine invitation for divine activation.
Gratitude is the key for resurrection. (Genesis 27:22.
When you are grateful, what others run around to get, God brings it directly to you.
Gratitude must be done with sacrifice.( Leviticus 7:12, Leviticus 22:29
Gratitude means responding to the need of God by thanksgiving.
Never joke with the place of gratitude.
Every ungrateful man provokes God.
To fall into the temptation of ingratitude is to forget what God has done.
Not to be grateful is to be a victim of destruction.(Psalms 77:11-12
Covenant people are grateful people.
The foundation for gratitude is the ability to remember.

THANKSGIVING MUST CARRY THIS FOUR BASIC REQUIREMENTS
1 YOUR LIPS
2 YOUR DANCE
3 YOUR GIVING
4 YOU MUST REMEMBER.

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