Summary: We all have a specific assignment from God when we became a Christian. We must uncover what are assignment is, how to complete it with God’s help and be a blessing to the Body of Christ.
· God has a specific assignment for each Born Again Believer.
· God has laid out a road map for you to be successful in His plans.
· He has given you His Holy Spirit to guide you to your divine destination.
· The only way to be sure of completing your assignment is through constant fellowship with God (Secret Place).
· Seeking the Lord in prayer, meditation on the Word of God and by fellowshipping with the Holy Spirit, you will discover the assignment of God for your life.
· Let us look to the scriptures this morning to find out our assignment.
A. God has a specific assignment for your life.
(NKJV) Jeremiah 29 11 For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the LORD, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope.
(AMP) Jeremiah 29 11For I know the thoughts and plans that I have for you, says the Lord, thoughts and plans for welfare and peace and not for evil, to give you hope in your final outcome.
1. God has already placed a specific assignment in your life that only you can accomplish with His help.
a. It is your job to discover that assignment.
2. Your assignment or plans can be found in studying the Word of God.
a. God’s thoughts toward you and His plans for your life are for good and not evil. They are to prosper you!
b. God’s assignment for you will not fail when you do it His way.
c. God has laid out a detailed plan for you to complete your assignment. Seek Him and He will reveal it to you.
d. God is concerned about your welfare and your peace of mind.
B. You are predestined to do good works & complete your assignment.
(AMP) Ephesians 2 10For we are God’s [own] handiwork (His workmanship), recreated in Christ Jesus, [born anew] that we may do those good works which God predestined (planned beforehand) for us [taking paths which He prepared ahead of time], that we should walk in them [living the good life which He prearranged and made ready for us to live].
1. It is up to you to make sure you locate the path for your life.
a. Studying and meditation on the Word is key.
2. You are created in the image of Jesus Christ, God’s handiwork. You are created to win in life.
3. Follow the leadings of the Holy Spirit at all times. He will direct your steps.
4. When the Holy Spirit speaks to you, do what He say immediately. Do not delay or you will be steered off course.
a. When the Holy Spirit speaks, you will know that it is God directing you.
(NKJV) Ephesians 3 2 if indeed you have heard of the dispensation of the grace of God which was given to me for you, 3 how that by revelation He made known to me the mystery (as I have briefly written already, 4 by which, when you read, you may understand my knowledge in the mystery of Christ), 5 which in other ages was not made known to the sons of men, as it has now been revealed by the Spirit to His holy apostles and prophets: 6 that the Gentiles should be fellow heirs, of the same body, and partakers of His promise in Christ through the gospel, 7 of which I became a minister according to the gift of the grace of God given to me by the effective working of His power.
5. When you communicate with the Holy Spirit, He will reveal the secrets or mysteries of God to you. This allows you to complete your assignment.
6. Revelation knowledge is revealed knowledge by the Spirit of God.
7. Revelation knowledge will always line up with the Word of God.
a. The Holy Spirit will reveal secrets when you spend a considerable amount of time with Him.
b. God’s sheep know His voice.
i. Like a parent knows the voice of his or her child, we as children of God, will know His voice when we spend time fellowshipping with Him daily.
c. When your thoughts line up with the Word of God, you will have great results in life.
8. God will guide you on your assignment by giving you insight.
C. Keeping your course as you perform your assignment.
1. God gave you His spirit so that you can know Him better and keep on course to complete your assignment.
2. God requires you to be a good steward over the revelation knowledge He gives you.
3. Ask God to reveal things to you. Be persistent in your asking.
4. Speaking in tongues enable you to communicate directly with God.