By Elder James W. Parroott, Jr.
Copyright(C)2012. James Parrott. Treasure The Moment Ministries. All Rights Reserved.
Texts:Josh. 1:8,9;1 Sam. 17:40
Introduction: Your secret to success is your pattern, design and model in the character of David. He was anointed(1 Sam.16:11-13) before
he was appointed(11 Sam.6:1-5).
People who want things instantly (Authority-Anointing)will fall after their model, pattern and design after Saul (1
Sam.11:12-15; 1 Sam. 15:28;1 Sam. 28:15)
Five Smooth Stones To The Secret Of Success:
1. Stay in the Just Path Of God--Josh. 1:8,9;Psa. 1:1-3
A. Stone of Holiness
11. Having A Vision Cause---Prov. 29:18; John 18:37;
27:23; Acts 26;19
A. Stone of Obedience
111. The Power of God's Favor----Gen. 39:2,3;Luke 6:38;
Prov. 18:16;Gen 41:33-42
A. Stone of Humility
1V. Power of Faith Knowledge--Rom 4:17;Rom. 12:3;
John 6:63; Hos. 4:6
A. Stone of Truth
V. Patience In The Season Open Door--Rev. 3:7,8; Eccl.3:1;
Gal. 6:7-9;Eccl. 9:11
A. Stone of Love
Conclusion: Satan is not not able to do these five things;cannot love, Cannot tell the truth, cannot live holy, and cannot
be humble. This is the believers five smooth stones to victory(success)if we walk and live in the pathway of God(Micah 6:8;
John 15:1-5; 1 John 4:4;1 John 5:4).
Our Lord Jesus Christ said something so powerful in Matt.
5:16 about the salt loosing its flavor(FAVOR) or savor(its trampled under men's feet). That what happens to success(Gal.5:7;Rom.
8:35-39). When it looses its passion, loses its determination,loses its Knowledge, loses its creativity, loses its empowerment,
and loses its energy; success at that point becomes the Valley of the Dry Bones(Ezek. 37th Chapter).