Deliverance Ministry: Taking Hold of the Land
As stated in the Holy Bible in Numbers 1:2, Joshua was asked to lead the people going to the Promise Land in order to take position of what the Lord God was giving to them. In the contemporary ministry of deliverance in churches in the same in a lot of means and this article uncovers that connection.
In the Bible, Joshua directed the people going to the new place in order to take possession of what the Lord is giving them. Someone else was living there and they required to be routed out. On the other hand, the reality was that God has already given the land to them. All they need to do is to be obedient, do the warfare and expend energy and time in the natural but then again in the spirit sphere the victory has already been won. We should cross over as well as take possession of what God has given to us.
Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ has already defeated the enemies of our souls on the cross as said in 1 John 3:8. His work is already finished and eternal life is given to us which is received by grace through faith as said in Ephesians 2:8-9. Believers, upon their salvation, then becomes child of God and are possessed by God. But then again, we must take hold of everything God has given us so we can prosper and be blessed according to His plans (Jeremiah 29:11). Visit this website at http://www.encyclopedia.com/philosophy-and-religion/bible/bible-general/deliverance and know more about deliverance.
The deliverance ministry is a feature of spiritual warfare that takes in casting out of unwelcomed residents. The residents of Canaan did not flew away on their own because the Israelites has crossed the Jordan river. Keep in mind, as said in 1 Cor. 6:19, our bodies are the temples of the Holy Spirit. And demonic spirits don't just automatically leave because of the presence of the Holy Spirit within us, click here to get started!
The demons are more afraid of us. The demons, similar to the inhabitants of Canaan are cognizant of the power of our God and certainly fears the Lord and His people. The record of Rahab, the prostitute who was saved from the fall of Jericho is telling us the she told the spies that "I know that the LORD has given this land to you and that a great fear of you has fallen on us, so that all who live in this country are melting in fear because of you." the demonic world is definitely mindful from the Holy Bible the Jesus Christ has given His church the authority and the power over them.