REVEALED WORD TODAY
// Read: Matthew 25:24-26 //
24 “Then the man who had received one bag of gold came. ‘Master,’ he said, ‘I knew that you are a hard man, harvesting where you have not sown and gathering where you have not scattered seed. 25 So I was afraid and went out and hid your gold in the ground. See, here is what belongs to you.’
26 “His master replied, ‘You wicked, lazy servant! So you knew that I harvest where I have not sown and gather where I have not scattered seed?
Firstly, you need to understand that what God gives (talent) is likened to money; it can be spent or invested to yield profit or loss. You will give account of it; it is a matter of time. Kingdom has a time factor so you need to work with a sense of urgency. The man that yielded no profit was limited by the following factors:
(i.) He had wrong knowledge of his Master, he called his master hard and wicked
(ii.) He was afraid v25
(iii.) He had wrong application of talents (he kept it in a napkin). He did not engage it on trade.
PRAYER: Pray against these factors in your life.