Do You Really Need To Walk In The Covenant Of Prosperity?
Have you ever wondered whether you really need to walk in the covenant of prosperity? Some people think that it is not necessary to tithe and give offering in order to prosper witch aesthetic . As much as this may seem true, there are other benefits other than physical cash attached to tithing and offerings? This article points out these benefits of walking in the covenant of financial prosperity.
Bring all the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be food in My house, and try Me now in this,” says the Lord of hosts, “If I will not open for you the windows of heaven and pour out for you such blessing that there will not be room enough to receive it. “And I will rebuke the devourer for your sakes, so that he will not destroy the fruit of your ground, nor shall the vine fail to bear fruit for you in the field,” says the Lord of hosts – Malachi 3:10-11 (NKJV).
The blessing of the Lord makes one rich, and He adds no sorrow with it – Proverbs 10:22 (NKJV)
A covenant relates to the agreement between two or more parties, whereby each party has a part to play in order to reap the benefits of the covenant. In the covenant of financial prosperity, it is an agreement between God and His people for financial blessings. Malachi 3:10-11 is an example of such agreement between God and His people. It states what is expected of God and His people for them to enjoy the benefits of the agreement. The man is to bring all his tithes into the house of God and God will release His blessing (benefits of tithing) upon him.
Benefits of walking in the covenant of financial prosperity
1. Abundance of God’s blessing – Malachi 3:10
Tithing provokes God to pour out for you blessing in abundance such that you will not have enough room to receive it. The scripture says that God will open the windows of heaven in order to pour out this blessing. Try and picture how many windows heaven has and their sizes, and then imagine the amount of blessing that will be POURED out from them.
2. Rebuke the devourer – Malachi 3:11
God will not only pour out this blessing for you, but He will also rebuke the devourer for your sake, so that the devourer will not destroy the works of your hands. This ensures that your efforts are never in vain. You will enjoy the fruit of your labour (Psalm 128:2).
3. No sorrow added – Proverbs 10:22
The blessing of God has no sorrow attached to it. It will make you rich and you will not s