Godliness: God’s condition for greatness!


By Dr. David Oyedepo

 

Welcome to another exciting week! I hope you were blessed by last week teaching. Today, we shall focus on: Godliness: God’s Condition for Greatness!

We understand from scriptures that godliness is one condition that must be met before sustainable and ever-growing greatness can be attained. Our lives can never blossom beyond God’s rating of our godliness. At the root of Job’s greatness was godliness.  Concerning him it is written, And the Lord said unto Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job, that there is none like him in the earth, a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God, and escheweth evil? (Job 1:8). He was an upright businessman and God testified to that. Even his wife testified to it (Job 2:9).  The greatness of Paul was anchored on grace. He said, …I am what I am by the grace of God… (1 Corinthians 15:10). It is grace that makes great and the Bible says, What shall we say then? Shall we continue in sin, that grace may…



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