The Light Daily Devotional – Take Away the Stone
Caption: Take Away the Stone
KEY WORD FOR TODAY
There will always be an hindrance to success in every facet of life. These hindrances constitute most of our battles in life. The first and foremost approach to achieving breakthrough is to remove the obstacles!
Scriptural Reference: Jesus said, “Take away the stone.” (John11:39a NKJV)
One of those things required for Lazarus to come back to life is the removal of the stone used to cover the tomb where he was placed. The same scenario played out at the resurrection of the Lord Jesus; the stone was rolled away. The major issues in the hearts of the women who went to where the tomb of Jesus to anoint his body was: “Who will roll the stone? ”
We go on in the journey of destiny asking the same question in every facet of life. There is a need to critically evaluate and examine our lives to see if there is a stone the Lord placed in our capacity to remove. God can do all things but will not do all things (Isaiah 59:1).
Many are looking for wonderful miracles but choose not to remove the stones. The stones of faithlessness, bitterness, misunderstanding, laziness, unfaithfulness, conspiracy against the leaders, condemnation, envy, fault findings in the lives of men and every works of the flesh must be removed. Until these stones are removed the required success, victory and breakthrough will not be experienced!
Question For Meditation: Is there any stone hindering your success?
Prayer Point: Lord! Unto thee I have come, strengthen me to remove every stone hindering my breakthrough in Jesus name. Amen!
Main Emphasis: There will always be a stone that must be removed for success to be achieved!