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Have dominion.5:14-16. If you don't have the secrets of success.12:1-1end. Success is not by confessing or claiming it is by continous application of God's principles for success.Abraham vs Lazarus Success is yours by right and by birth. God does not unfold all his plans at once.dance.1:26-28. God has predetermined where He wants you to be. God has a set goal for man. . you will die in poverty. Man was deceived and fell-Gen. you don't receive. when they lose. You become successful if you can attain these set goals. Jn. Ignorance is dangerous. Gen. everyone will move from pain to gain. Benefits do not come just because you are serving God. your earthy family not withstanding. Gal. You can be a faithful servant of God and not enjoy your benefits. Gen. what you don't demand. By His blood both the curse of thorns and of thistles wiped away. In a race of 400 million sperms. The woman with crackers. (Matt. Everyone that must succeed must learn and apply the principles of success. You are on your way to your Zarepath. Success is the underlying factor in these statement. shout. Nothing functions without principles • • Failure has pains People . God wants you to know that he has destined you for success in absolute sense. football.5:13. Isa.g Adam went into hiding Success on the other hand has gains • People . The old man and the little boy. Hos. Success is your covenant right. You have a success covenant with God. DEFINITIONS Success is the continual attainment of God's set goal for an individual.15:26-31. OUR FATHER -("He that does not provide for his household etc) God made man a success . Jere. God sent Jesus to come and redeemed us from the bondage of failure. Life will never give you what you deserve but what you demand/ask.3:13 Christ has redeemed us. Elder brother of the prodigal son.g.Gen. Success is not by chance but by choice. God success plan for man.INTRODUCTION No one succeeds by accident. In this course. Did God not know that the brook will dry? Don't start crying because the brook dried.19:32-34. commit suicide e.17:1-16 From Cheroth to Zarepath. relationship.30:19. God cursed the ground. Failure has shame e. Matt. Your heavenly family has all it takes.8:32.13:2 . • Abraham.4:6. Deut.29:11 The man that pushed my car This success plan of God is revealed to man gradually • Motor head lamp at night. party. • Elijah Ikgs. God wants your success to be obvious to sight. It is what you know that makes you free. So as to be successful. It is in stages.3. election.7:7-8) Lk.cry. Jn.

. traditions and methods.g Paul. Something was already appointed for Paul to do even before he gave his life to Christ. Acts 22. you need to commit yourself to it. The driving force for human success is self.2:2 Prayer of enquiring is not prayer in brief. Commitment = dogged pursuit of one's assignment success is guaranteed when you follow God's plan for your life. there would have been a gap in history. .Man with pyjamas When purpose is not discovered. Ask." And the Lord gave him the assignment. Every accomplishment begins with an identified assignment. A man without purpose is a disaster going so where to happen. Gal. Purpose is determined by the manufacturer not the product/not the user Your parents cannot determine your purpose. Gal. Continuing therein is what guarantee continous success. Living without purpose is living like a goat. cocaine carrier are successful. you can never know when you reach there.someone.33:3 (God's hotline) Hab. Covenant success a. Ask don't assume. Let God show you what He made you for. Al these are products or benefits of success. the better you run.1:15. HUMAN SUCCESS Human success is based on human principles. the more successful you become.. Football match without goal post Life without purpose frustration/burden/toiling. If your were not born.1:22-25. Jas. COMMITMENT Once purpose is determined.Coca butter Paul asked and got God's plan for his life. Satanic success 3. Matt. . shame is inevitable.7:7-8 The secret of every product is with the manufacturer Ask. Working without direction is working in futility. Living without assignment is living in you don't know where you are going. The more you see. TYPES OF SUCCESS There are 3 types of success 1. Paying bribes to obtain visa . BEGINNING OF SUCCESS Success begins when an individual realise that he is born for a purpose.Getting promotion by sleeping with the boss. Life without purpose is destiny imprisoned. When Paul encountered Christ on the way to Damascus the paramount question he asked was "what shall I do Lord.1:15-16 e. would have missed you.2:1 (Ask to see) Isa.10. office.Success is not money or else 419. Human success 2. this class. Your birth is not accidental no matter what your parents are saying. The closer you follow His plan. You must seek out your purpose. an organisation. Paul. Success is not houses or land or material thing. Jer. Paul had been a seasoned Lawyer before this time. congregation. If you were not born. No regards for Christian values.

The reason for your existence. Ps. The desire to protect is a proof of your assignment. success is in broad.17 knew his sting. If If If If If you you you you you are are are are are Moses Aaron Billy Graham Benny Hinn D.His fruit in his season = his expectation is never disappointed. The reason I was created. Armed robbery. (Ps. It is a never ending success LOCATING SUCCESS Success is not an exclusive of any land. Any statement about the product by the manufacturers is not an opinion but statement of fact.1:3. your assignment is to somebody. SATANIC SUCCESS Based on evil principles. . Joseph Gen. Is. we are bound to succeed.Haman vs Mordecai c.6:28-33.48:17. Esther 6:1-end . The fact that you are born reveals that God saw a problem that can never be solved without you. What God says concerning you is not an opinion. Ps. Pulling others down by satanic means (Gen.1:1-3. What saddens you is a clue to something God creates you to solve. Everything created is a solution to a problem. Success directed by God. Your assignment will always interest you. You need to say in a single sentence what your assignment is. Don't run until you identify the way. Matt.3:1-15) It always result in disgrace. Your assignment is always to a person or a group. .30:37-39 popular tree. . God never told you to respond to the need of the people. The target of divine success is the expansion of God's kingdom on earth. if not you don't know your assignment.28:13. choicely planted not a tree growing wild. Manual = Manufacturers mind about his product (Do not operate until you have completely read this manual). Your assignment is not to everybody. Success is not abroad. You are not an all rounder or else you become a jack. A lizard in Nigeria cannot become alligator in America. b. The Bible is the manufacturer manual.His leaves shall not wither = Fruits and leaves are evidence of productivity of a tree LOCATING YOUR ASSIGNMENT Locate the problem you are created to solve in earth. These 2 verses are clear indications of what the manufacturer expects of us. Someone says you are a failure .1:3 & Deut. E.It is just an opinion.1:8) Success driven by God's will. He told you to respond to His voice. The Bible is the manufacturers manual.g 419. Jos.41:39 dreams interpreted. COVENANT (DIVINE) SUCCESS Success based on God's principles and words. Someone says you will never make it . A mere opinion. Regardless of where we are located geographically. David I Sam.It only goes for what can be grabbed.It is just an opinion. Whatsoever a watch repairer (horologist) says about a motorcar is only an opinion. a good understanding of which makes you to operate optimally. To be like a tree planted by the riverside means a tree carefully. Success is a function of what you know and apply. Jacob Gen. Oyedepo = = = = = Israelites Moses Unsaved Sick Poor.

23:7. Prov. Whatever will happen in your life will begin from your heart. Enemy will expose the Judas in your life.Just like Abraham. watching the stars. THE ACT . As a man thinks in his heart so is he.Bill Gait . b. You are not born qualified. Watch again . His book is the compass to your success.Your obedience (observe to do) A. The book is our success security code that must be read. Too many Christian are satisfied with only having an experience with Christ. Before you have success. THE HEART It is not the colour that makes them to go up but what is inside (The balloon). The act .119:130. failure etc.13:15 hearing with ears Converted Understanding with heart Before you breakthrough. Your mediations determines who you become. Jn. Prov..27:19 When you check the circumstances around you.e the Bible. Encounter with Christ is not enough. Your assignment will make enemies for you.3:1 Nicodemus was an elderly man who saw a young man called Jesus that have just come into the scene but have suddenly stolen the show. the enemy will reveal the Judas by making context with Judas in your group. Deut. Your assignment determines what you notice. you must break in. REQUIREMENT FOR SUCCESS There are 3 things required for success that van be located in Jos.g David vs Goliath . HOW TO MEDITATE SUCCESSFULLY a. Hearing gives faith. Tailor . is a reflection of the heart. ENEMY: An enemy will move you from obscurity to significance in 1 day . Evandur Holy field . B.4:20-22 Seeing with eyes Matt. Your nature places a limitation on your capability. This young man has become so successful in ministry. Once you are born again. Enemies reveal your limitations.) 3.6:6-9.Boxing. expertise will give you success. Meditate = ponder.Computer. imagine. you need to programme your heart.1:8 1. Meditate with the word always. You pass by a problem because you are not made to solve it. The starting point is salvation. mutter = imaginative thinking. share the word. determines what you will see outside tomorrow. C. e.sees a lose button in your shirt. Re-read the passage with more attention till it enters. The book i. What you see inside today. K. Who you are is determined by your heart. car mechanic . THE BIBLE The first thing God delivered to Joshua for success was the book of the law.your heart (thus shall meditate. Prov. act the word and you will see the word work. Nicodemus question was funning "should I enter my mothers womb again?" No. Review or ruminate.notices strange sounds of the engine. Light is a product of the word. speak the word. it is a reflection of what is in your heart. Meditation . you get qualified. entrance gives light. Knowing His ways is required. Think the word. You need to be born by another for your story to change. Prov. You were born by her you have these compound problems.23:7. Ps. In meditation.Music Your assignment determines what you see. Keep the word in your heart. 2. Prov. Your assignment requires seasons of isolation. Franklin . you have to be success. you rub mind with God. Your assignment magnifies the problem in your are created to solve. Experience will only give you peace.4:23. Poverty.

Using what you know to produce what you purpose. Purpose without pursuit is powerless but pursuit without strategy is foolishness. peace etc. When you believe. but it takes believe for obedience The Circus man God's greatest obsession is for us to believe Him. you act. The Bible elevates wisdom to a supreme position. Neh. What you don't prepare for. honour."Observe to do". Prov. You can walk with God and not believe Him. You may be intelligent and not be wise. Wisdom is PRINCIPAL. Using these information to handle issues of life especially in the area of your assignment is wisdom. Understanding By understanding we mean interpreting of facts. You require first hand comprehensive knowledge of your assignment. By all means.food taken has to broken down. The acquisition of facts when you have identified your purpose.2:11-15.g digestion . What you don't understand. Jesus told them to go. be informed. Lk. listen to tapes.17. Understanding = going under to stand. Wisdom is the principal thing. There is no financial problem but wisdom problem). Go for information. Here we are dealing with application of sorted facts. blind man(clay to paste his eyes) =Siloam PREPARING FOR SUCCESS One way of preparing for success is by developing a winning strategy.2: Putting water in pots. There is no marital problem but wisdom problem. "As they went. 2. The process of sitting down to count the cost is like developing strategies for execution REQUIREMENTS FOR DEVELOPMENT 1. pleasure. they were cleansed. It is obedience to the word of God that causes the power of God to flow in our direction. Prov. No one has ever seen God. you cannot correctly apply. If you are not informed you will be deformed. No one goes to war to learn how to shoot gun. Understanding come by assimilation of information. Understanding has to do with sorting. He obtained facts about his task." The extent to which you obey Him is the extent to which He works with you. Understanding enhances application.10:19 LESSON 3 WISDOM Wisdom is the correct application of information (Travelling at 160km per 1 hour setting to a narrow bridge). His greatest pain is when we don't.24:27. (The woman and the anointing oil bottle) Prov. Knowledge Knowledge is the accumulation of information. Attend seminars. Knowledge about Badagry. His first task on arrival at Jerusalem was to survey the walls and the gates. you don't succeed in. Lk.4:7. It takes agreement to walk together (Amos 3:3). Understanding reconciles seemingly contradictory facts.14:28-30. Study those who have succeeded in your field. God cannot lie. Success is balanced happiness HOW TO ACQUIRE WISDOM . Lk. Wisdom is the final phase on our building of strategy. you spend time to obtain facts about it. E. Having a wide range of information at your disposal is being intelligent. Preparation before building. Understanding is the breaking of facts into comprehensible bits. Jos.3:16-17 lists the effects of wisdom as life. riches. Information is the tap root of every transformation. Putting the facts acquired into their natural order. You can only do what you believe. Jn. Wisdom provides man's total needs = happiness.2:26 Faith without works is dead.

(don't eat all) Plan your life well. Plan your seed don't throw them around. Plan your time well . money. Planning:Success is a function of goals. Gen. Diligence: After careful planning. you will be willing to pay the price of hard work. Prov. He told you to respond to His voice. You don't give all you want to give to your child. mercy.24:3034. Everyone run in a race. Everything in life is a seed . prov.taste. In a team. Hard work includes storming the brain. If by now. Matt. Not everthing you want to say ought to be said. Water before fish etc.6:6-8 The ant plans. You invest your time to get money. Wise planning involves budgeting of how much to be spent each month. you are planless.13:29 (if leave stay long in the soup = soup) WORKING AT YOUR DREAM 1. This is why you need a team. If you are not a friend of work you will lose worth. looking for improvements. It becomes strong through common sense and profits wonderfully by keeping abreast of the facts.9:10 Ask God. What is a Team? A team consists of 2 or more individuals bond together by a common goal. individual goals are subsidiary. No food for lazy man.6:34 is not a contradiction. you don't know how much you spend on food per month. (Le chater liers principle. I Cor. If you fail to plan you have plan to fail. Prov. It only means don't be anxious.22:29.18. Jas.10:22. Newtons law of motion) Laziness is lethal to any dream. Prov. hard work refines. Integrity is hard to build but easy to destroy. If you don't want hard life. Matt. .(igi ksn ko ise igbo. Prov.9:24-25. Laziness is a destroyer of destiny. Idleness is the producer of poverty. Your destiny will be on the same spot until you apply the relevant force of hardwork. Draw near diligent people and observe their ways of life. Any enterprise or business is built by wise planning. Prov. Careful planning of your seed determines the kind of harvest you receive. Hard work is the only remedy against poverty.29.love. Work is not the time you put in but what you put into time.) The problem of most Africans is eat alone die alone.18:9. Waster and lazy people are brothers.7:24 Wise Association. II Thess. time. Every man/woman relationship outside the matrimony is indiscipline (Samson). Discipline I Cor. eyes. pocket. 3. Every body carries the candle of excellence within. Diligence = hard work. . Take no thoughts for your life does not mean don't plan. Dignity is a product of diligence. 2. Prov. Discipline . The common goal provides the identity of the outfit.(Time na money). we get it lit by hard work.3:10 If you don't work you are not permitted to eat. If the picture you hold is colourful enough. go for hard work.1:5 The word. plans and actions on the plan. vise versa. Prov. Plan your money well.24:3-4 (TLB).26:12-22. Not everything you want to buy ought to be bought.a) b) c) d) Fear God. dreaming up solutions. Anxiety is the price paid for goods you never collects. God has not asked you to respond to every need. God is a planner. THE WINNING TEAM One person may be sufficient to receive an assignment but it will take a fusion of several others to accomplish it. A planless man will live a scattered life. You design a winning strategy but you put together a winning team. Hard work does not kill. you require diligence. Poverty is a product of laziness. Diligence does not know famine. (the sweeping technique).

1:27 Male and female. Lk. you need it much more Benefits of team work i) Companionship (ii) Counsel (iii) Compliment (iv) Consolidation Developing team spirit It is the duty of the man a the head to promote team spirit. Divining work as a team. If Jesus needed to work in a team.10:1. Man and woman working as a team iii) Jesus. Matt. ii) Man.5:7. Gen.Examples i) Trinity. (Adam and Eve) . If he does not. Jesus walked as a team.10:1. 3 in one. For every male there is a female. the whole outfit will rip open. All for one and one for all perfect unity. I Jn.

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