Welcome to PraiseZion


Like Us On Facebook | Follow Us On Instagram


Need Prayer/Counselling, Click Here


[DCLM Daily Manna 27 October 2010] Topic: No Matter How Long

Posted by: On October 27, 2019 || Categories: Devotional

 Topic: No Matter How Long

WF Kumuyi

Text: John 5:1-16 (KJV)

Key Verse: “And a certain man was there, which had an infirmity thirty and eight years. When Jesus saw him lie, and knew that he had been now a long time in that case, he saith unto him, Wilt thou be made whole?” – (John 5:5,6).

The sorrow and anguish an incurable health condition could impose upon anyone is unimaginable. Consider the blind attempting to cross the road without a guide or the lame picking his way on a flooded pathway. Better imagined than experienced.

Many believers who desire to be healed or delivered from whatever type of ailment erroneously think that delay could mean denial but the man in today’s text had been in his obviously terrible condition for thirty eight years. Though he was not waiting for the Lord Jesus, he would not have received the miracle of Christ if he had since gone home out of frustration. No doubt, he had experienced a prolonged and painful disappointment.

ALSO VIEW:  [MFM Daily Devotional 5TH November 2019] Topic: Make Your Word Your Bond

It is obvious that the length of time of the impotent man’s suffering moved Jesus to such instant pity and compassion “When Jesus saw him lie, and knew that he had been now a long time in that case…” (v 6). Healing on the Sabbath caused Jesus the wrath of the Jewish religious leaders. His claim of equality with God, earned Him their charge of blasphemy and a death sentence. Jesus was now on collision course with the religious authorities.

Jesus wanted them to be saved (v 34) but while this was His desire, the religious leaders would have nothing to do with His offer of salvation. Today, many people do not believe that Jesus is the Son of God. And so they, regrettably, choose to remain in their sin. Don’t be one of them. To receive divine touch on any long-standing problem, you must be patient and ensure sin is rid from your life.

ALSO VIEW:  [DCLM Daily Manna 7 November 2019] Topic: The Majestic God

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: It takes patience to fully reap God’s blessing.

THE BIBLE IN ONE YEAR: Jeremiah 15-18

DCLM Daily Manna was written by Pastor William Folorunso Kumuyi; is the founder and General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church situated at KM 42 on the busy Lagos-Ibadan Expressway, Nigeria.

NB: Until you are born again, God ever abiding presence will never be with you. You must be born again to enjoy continuous victory. Please say the displayed prayer below in faith:

Lord Jesus, come into my life. I accept You as my Lord and Personal Saviour. I believe in my heart You died and rose from the dead to save me. Thank You Lord for saving me, in Jesus name Amen.

ALSO VIEW:  [DCLM Daily Manna 29 October 2019] Topic: The Unclean Girdle

If you just prayed the prayer of salvation online please send your testimonies and prayer request to [email protected], 07026385437 OR 08141320204.

Subscribe for Our Latest Updates

Are You Having Issues Surfing This Site Or Downloading This File? CLICK HERE FOR ASSISTANCE

Others Also Viewed

|| Click to view more about:

Leave a comment

Enter Your Name (Optional)

Enter Comment Below

Theme by PraiseZion
Copyright © 2019 PraiseZion.com All Rights Reserved