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Fight Back Against the Devourer and Reclaim Your Joy

In today's tumultuous world, where anxiety whispers negativity and doubt creeps in, finding unwavering peace feels like an uphill battle. In the recent sermon titled "Get the Devourer Out Your Contacts," Dr. GreGory offered more than just hope; he provided a battle plan.

The Devourer, a symbol for those unseen forces seeking to steal our joy and disrupt our lives, may manifest differently for each of us. For some, it's the weight of financial worries, for others, the sting of broken relationships. Dr. GreGory, drawing wisdom from Psalms 27:2, reminded us that we are not powerless against these dark influences. He declared, "When the enemy comes to devour our peace and joy, they will stumble and fall, for God's protection surrounds His faithful followers!"

One practical weapon highlighted in the sermon was tithing and offering. Beyond supporting the church, these acts, Dr. GreGory explained, are declarations of faith that rebuke the Devourer and invite God's blessings into our lives. Giving is also a way to block negative influences and safeguard our blessings, echoing the promise in Malachi 3:10-11: "Bring the whole tithe into the storehouse, that there may be food in my house. Test me in this,” says the Lord Almighty, “and see if I will not throw open the floodgates of heaven and pour out so much blessing that you will not have room enough for it."

But fighting the Devourer isn't just about external actions; it's also an internal battle. Dr. GreGory emphasized the importance of renewing our minds, quoting Romans 12:2: "And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God."

He encouraged us to replace negative thoughts with the "truth bombs" of God's word. Imagine starting your day not with the news cycle's negativity, but with verses like Proverbs 23:7, reminding you "For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he." By daily renewing our minds with God's truth, we align our thoughts with His will and step into the assurance of His protection and the knowledge that we are already eternally blessed through Christ.

As the sermon ended, the spirit in the sanctuary was filled with renewed determination. Smiles replaced worried frowns, and conversations buzzed with excitement about putting these tools into practice. Dr. GreGory's message wasn't just about surviving challenges; it was about thriving victoriously. He reminded us that with God's help and our unwavering faith, we are equipped to overcome the Devourer and live lives overflowing with joy and purpose.

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06 de fev.

Dr Gregory's message on Sunday was a direct reflection of Gods love for us🔥❤️Many things in my life were addressed and God gave me the tools to get my Joy back🙌Oh what a blessing it is to dwell with brothers on Unity💯I love my church family😇💋

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