He makes the dead live again. Abraham was first named “father” and then. We, in essence, deem ourselves, God. Speak it into existence. 2 Corinthians 4:18 - While we look not at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen [are] temporal; but the things which are not seen [are] eternal. in God’s sight. (John 10:9-10) When we say that we speak those things into existence as though they are, we negated the power and glory of God. #anguilla....Happy Saturday folks! And especially those who walk according to the flesh in the lust of uncleanness and despise authority. The truth that God “calls into being things that were not” is expressed various ways in various translations: God “calleth those things which be not as though they were” (KJV), “calls into existence the things that do not exist” (ESV), “calls into being that which does not exist” (NASB), and “summons the things that do not yet exist as though they already do” (NET). He hadn’t received it yet in the natural. The which. 18 Who against hope believed in hope, that he might become the father of many nations, according to that which was spoken, So shall thy seed be. (John 4:24) The spiritual realm is higher than the natural realm. God will accept all people in every nation who trust God as Abraham did. Speaking your Faith is… “Calling those things that be not, as though they were.” (Romans 4:17) As it is written, “I have made you a father of many nations.”Genesis 17:5 This is in the presence of him whom he believed: God, who gives life to the dead, and calls the things that are not, as though they were. "You can call those things which are not, as though they were." Cross References Romans 4:17 (as it is written, "I have made you a father of many nations") in the presence of Him whom he believed - God, who gives life to the dead and calls those things which do not exist as though they did. Cross References 8 But Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. (as it is written, “I have made you a father of many nations”) before God whom he believed, and who raises the dead, and calls those things that do not exist as though they did. Jul 7, 2017 - Speak Faith :: God desires that we call those things that be not, as though they were. And Jesus said to them, "Just what I have been saying to you from the beginning. "Calleth those things that be not, as though they were"(KJV) doesn't seem as dogmatic as "calls into existence the things that do not exist"(ESV) but there is no essential difference in their meaning. both those who have lived in faith by the Law, and those who have exhibited a faith like that of Abraham. ¶ as it is written, As a father of many Gentiles have I placed thee before God, whom he believed, who gives life to the dead and calls those things which are not as those that are. As it is written: ‘I have made you a father of many nations.’ He is our father in the sight of God, in whom he believed – the God who gives life to the dead and calls into being things that were not. He gives the security of his own promise to all men who can be called “children of Abraham”, i.e. Romans 4:17 (KJV) – (As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations,) before him whom he believed, even God, who quickeneth the dead, and calleth those things which be not as though they were.. Abraham’s God also creates things that did not exist before. 17 (As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations,) before him whom he believed, even God, who quickeneth the dead, and calleth those things which be not as though they were. Isn’t that what we’ve always read in Scripture, God saying to Abraham, “I set you up as father of many peoples”? as it is written, “I have made you father of many nations.” He is our father in the sight of God, in whom he believed, who gives life to the dead and calls into being what does not exist. We call Abraham “father” not because he got God’s attention by living like a saint, but because God made something out of Abraham when he was a nobody. As it is written: I have made you a father to many nations, even before God whom you have believed, who gives life to the dead, and calls those things which are not, as though they were. am making, (As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations). for out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaketh. (Romans 4:17) :: The Power of the Positive Confession of God's Word! Abraham Receives the Promise … 16 Therefore, the promise comes by faith, so that it may rest on grace and may be guaranteed to all Abraham’s offspring—not only to those who are of the law, but also to those who are of the faith of Abraham. Abraham was made the father of many nations by God. Right Thinking, Right Words, Blessed Life – Daily Devotional (Day 10). 25 Then they said to Him, "Who are You?" Romans 4:17 Context. 26 I have many things to say and to judge concerning you, but He who sent Me is true; and I speak to the world those things which I heard from Him." He believed God. And do not become idolaters as were some of them. The purpose of prayer is not to speak things into existence but to conform our will to God’s (see Luke 22:42). Jun 29, 2014 - Speak those things that are not, as though they were. Some were chosen as singers and others as those who played instruments, some collected the money that was offered to the Temple, others took care of the tithes that the nation bought to the Lord, they took care of ministry of the Temple, these were Levites (1 Chronicles 23-26). They are not afraid to speak evil of dignitaries. He used that principle at least four times, that I am aware of so far, in the same book of Romans. As it is written, “I have made you the father of many nations.” He is our father, in the presence of God in whom he believed, the God who gives life to the dead and calls into being the things that do not exist. God calls those things that are not as though they were. before him: or, like unto him. Also, Romans 4:17 says, (As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations,) before him whom he believed, even God, who quickeneth the dead, and calleth those things which be not as though they were." 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