Living Faith Church popularly known as Winners Chapel is one of the Churches with largest congregation in Nigeria. It was also described as one of the biggest churches in the world. The Church has its headquarters in Ota, Ogun State.
The founder and Senior Pastor of the Church, Bishop David Oyedepo is one of the respected men of God in the country. He is known for his outspokenness to national issues and also, he is described as a "prosperity preacher."
During his preaching during the 'Week of Spiritual Emphasis' Service on Friday, October 8, 2021 the man God spoke on the importance of having and exercising faith at all times. He said obedience to faith lead us to fulfilment in life.
Preaching on the message titled: "Understanding the obedience that work", Bishop David Oyedepo emphasized on three important things that Christians must do to enable their faith product results.
According to the founder of Living Faith Church Worldwide, obedience that work must be cheerful obedience, unquestionable obedience and obedience of faith. He added that "receiving, believing and doing the work of God is what make obedience to work."
In this post, we will look at each of the things that characterises workable obedience:
1. The obedience that works must be obedience of faith:
According to Bishop Oyedepo, obedience is a very important ingredient that will enable our faith to produce lasting result. He stressed that it's unfortunate that some Christians do not have faith in faith, hence, they do not obey the voice and instructions given to them by God and his servants.
Bishop Oyedepo encouraged his congregation to build their faith in God without doubting His Words. He said obedience is the master key to breakthrough in every areas of life.
2. The obedience that works must be unquestionable obedience:
Bishop Oyedepo said "unquestionable obedience to the commands of God is a vital tool to accessing our inheritance in God." He said cautioned Christian to stop questioning God's instruction but learn to obey Divine instruction without questioning or doubting.
3. The obedience that works must be cheerful obedience:
He told his congregation that it is important to service God with a cheerful heart without murmuring and complaining. He added that "God delights in cheerful hearts."
The founder of Living Faith Church, Bishop Oyedepo encouraged his congregation to serve God with cheerful heart in obedience to His Words.
He told them that faith, cheerful heart to the Lord and unquestionable obedience to God will guarantee supernatural breakthrough do in their lives.
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