2 Now [] early in the morning He came again into the temple, and all the people came to Him; and He sat down and taught them. 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). The KJV appears more 'passive voice', but in fact is the same as the NA28. I've heard many pastors and tv preachers quote this as though it is written. Jul 7, 2017 - Speak Faith :: God desires that we call those things that be not, as though they were. Matthew 12:34-36 - O generation of vipers, how can ye, being evil, speak good things? We, in essence, deem ourselves, God. As it is written, For I have set thee father of many folks, before God to whom thou hast believed. (For context, the father of many nations to which Paul is referring is Abraham.) As it is written, “The people sat down to eat and drink, and rose up to play.” That is what the Scriptures mean when they say that God made Abraham the father of many nations. Abraham was made the father of many nations by God. “(As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations.) 27 They did not understand that He spoke to them of the Father. 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. Speaking your Faith is… “Calling those things that be not, as though they were.” (Romans 4:17) Nor are they all children because they are the seed of Abraham; but, "In Isaac your seed shall be called. 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." both those who have lived in faith by the Law, and those who have exhibited a faith like that of Abraham. God is a Spirit and those that worship Him must worship Him in Spirit, and in Truth! But with most of them God was not well pleased, for their bodies were scattered in the wilderness. And Jesus said to them, "Just what I have been saying to you from the beginning. He speaks, and something is made out of nothing. The whole thing, then, is a matter of faith on man’s part and generosity on God’s. You can have as much faith as you want in this, but it is ungodly. Yeah. (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. God created all matter, and He can change it as well! 1 When Abram was ninety-nine years old, the LORD appeared to him and said, “I am God Almighty; walk before me and be blameless. #anguilla....Happy Saturday folks! 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. This is where we must be cautious with our words. ! Abraham was first named “father” and then. Cross References before him: or, like unto him. " Speak those things that are not as though they were " .... .... basically, Atlanta looks NOTHING like this but at least I can picture us there. Speak it into existence. am making, (As it is written, I have made thee a father of many nations). Bible Verses about Speaking - Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they… A good man out of the good treasure of his heart bringeth… Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which… He that keepeth his mouth keepeth his life: but he that openeth… Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing… 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 is our father in the sight of God in whom he trusted, who gives life to the dead and calls into existence that which does not exist. God will accept all people in every nation who trust God as Abraham did. That’s what the Scripture means when it says: “I have made you the father of many nations.” He is our example and father, for in God’s presence he believed that God can raise the dead and call into being things that don’t even exist yet. And do not become idolaters as were some of them. 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. 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. (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. (John 4:24) The spiritual realm is higher than the natural realm. Abraham’s God also creates things that did not exist before. Right Thinking, Right Words, Blessed Life – Daily Devotional (Day 10). This was in the sight of Hashem in whom "he believed," G-d who gives Chayyim to the Mesim and calls things which have no existence into existence. in God’s sight. Abraham believed in God—the God who gives life to the dead and decides that things will happen that have not yet happened. The God that Abraham believed in gives life to the dead. 22 And therefore it was imputed to him for righteousness. He believed God when he said that things were true even though they had not happened yet. Most of you have heard Abraham mentioned in the New Testament in Romans 4:17 where it says, “he called those things that ‘BE NOT’ as though they WERE.” He had the promise but it was way out there somewhere. 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. as it is written, ‘I have made you the father of many nations’)—in the presence of the God in whom he believed, who gives life to the dead and calls into existence the things that do not exist. Now these things became our examples, to the intent that we should not lust after evil things as they also lusted. As it is written, “I have made you the father of many nations.” Abraham acted in faith when he stood in the presence of God, who gives life to the dead and calls into existence things that don’t yet exist. Isn’t that what we’ve always read in Scripture, God saying to Abraham, “I set you up as father of many peoples”? He gives the security of his own promise to all men who can be called “children of Abraham”, i.e. 19 And being not weak in faith, he considered not his own body now dead, when he was about an hundred years old, neither yet the deadness of Sarah's womb: 20 He staggered not at the promise of God through unbelief; but was strong in faith, giving glory to God; 21 And being fully persuaded that, what he had promised, he was able also to perform. King James Version (KJV), Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, KJV, Holy Bible, Larger Print, Paperback, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, The King James Study Bible, Red Letter, Full-Color Edition: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Vest Pocket New Testament & Psalms, Leathersoft, Black, Red Letter Version: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Word Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, KJV, Reference Bible, Personal Size Giant Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Baby's First Bible, Hardcover, Multicolor: A special keepsake for your new arrival. 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." He believed God. Another passage often used as a proof text that we can speak things into existence is Romans 4:17, which speaks of “the God who gives life to the dead and calls into being things that were … They are not afraid to speak evil of dignitaries. (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. As it is written: I have made you the father of many nations. 25 Then they said to Him, "Who are You?" 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. He hadn’t received it yet in the natural. He is the father of us all. The thief cometh not, but that he may steal, and kill, and destroy: I came that they may have life, and may have it abundantly. Romans 4:17 - (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. speak those things that are not as though they were you can…” SPEAK THOSE THINGS THAT ARE NOT AS THOUGH THEY WERE YOU CAN HAVE WHAT YOU SAY GOOD OR BAD STOP…” 1,103 Likes, 57 Comments - CPLOUNGE (@iamthecrabman_) on Instagram: “THANK GOD FOR THIS BEAUTIFUL DAY!!! 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. Paul introduced the above principle of God calling things that are NOT, as though they were (ALREADY) in Romans 4:16-18. ¶ 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. Now these things became our examples, to the intent that we should not lust after evil things as they also lusted. Romans 4:17. God calls those things that are not as though they were. To whichever group we belong, Abraham is in a real sense our father, as the scripture says: ‘I have made you a father of many nations’. A lot of people aren’t speaking in faith and are trying to speak things with wrong or impure motives in their own hearts as well. NRSV as it is written, “I have made you the father of many nations”)—in the presence of the God in whom he believed, who gives life to the dead and calls into existence the things that do not exist. Yet still they entertained them cheerfully, and afterwards they had a ram of the flock killed, and they set a supply of meat on the table. 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. 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