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Later God established an everlasting covenant with Abraham . This covenant was global in nature for He said to Abraham : And in thy seed shall all the nations of the earth be blessed. (Genesis 22:18) ...and in thy seed shall all the families of the earth be blessed. (Genesis 28:14) From Abraham came the nation of Israel. God used Israel as a witness to surrounding nations. The nations of the earth were blessed as God revealed Himself to them through Israel. During the time of the plagues in Egypt God told Pharaoh that the judgments were sent to show him that God was above all others: For I will at this time send all my plagues upon thine heart, and upon thy servants, and upon thy people: that thou mayest know that there is none like me in all the earth. (Exodus 9:14) When Israel faced the challenge of the flooded Jordan River, God dried up the waters so that the people of the earth might recognize His hand: That all the people of the earth might know the hand of the Lord, that it is mighty: that ye might fear the Lord your God for ever. (Joshua 4:24) When David met Goliath on the battlefield he said God would give him the victory so the entire earth might know there was a God: This day will the Lord deliver thee into mine hand; and I will smite thee, and take thine head from thee; and I will give the carcasses of the host of the Philistines this day unto the fowls of the air, and to the wild beasts of the earth; that all the earth may know that there is a God in Israel. (I Samuel 17:46) After the Kingdom of Israel was established, Solomon caught the vision of the global purpose of God he expressed the desire that... ...all the people of the earth may know Thy name, to fear Thee, as do Thy people Israel. (I Kings 8:43) David issued a call to the harvest fields of the nations of the world when he cried: 31

Spiritual Harvest  

Becoming A Visionary Christian

Spiritual Harvest  

Becoming A Visionary Christian

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