ACHIEVE GREATNESS WITH YEMI AND BIMBO DAVIDS

Day 25 January 2020

Half Full or Half Empty

Scripture Reference: “For to him that is joined to all living there is hope: for a living dog is better than a dead lion” Ecclesiastes 9:4

Those who can see God’s hand in everything can leave everything in God’s hand. Joseph had a positive mental attitude. He laughed to forget. Considering the heavyweight of his challenges, I saw a side of Joseph that is worth emulating. He viewed the half-filled cup of water as “half full”. The pessimist says, it is half empty, but from Joseph’s point of view, with a little more volume, the cup will soon be full. We must view life this way to be a success. How do you evaluate your challenges? Do you consider them as ‘half full or half empty’? I’m awed by the attitude of Joseph in prison. He could have been whining and soliloquizing in prison. He could have put blame on many things; he could have questioned the validity of covenant faithfulness. After all, he fled fornication to please God. But Joseph looked through the spectacles of ‘processes. The prison was not the destination; it was just a bus stop and to get to the destination, you have to be up.

Genesis 40: 7 (AMP) says, “So he asked Pharaoh’s officers who were in custody with him in his master’s house, why do you look so dejected and sad today?” This is incredible; he could notice other people’s problems. His challenges never weighed him down. He was not self-centered, he still cared about others. He asked why they looked dejected and sad. Joseph couldn’t give what he didn’t have. It is obvious he was not looking depressed, dejected or even disappointed. This attitude leads to the palace. I challenge, you today, maybe you are even in that situation because you were faithful to God; it is proof you are heading to the palace. Go through it with a positive mental attitude; prison to palace. How do you view your circumstance; half-full or half-empty?

Daily digest: The optimist laughs to forget, the pessimist forgets to laugh       – JOHN MASON

Prayer: Lord, I repent of all murmuring and casting of my fingers. I see through this challenge, a crown of glory. Give me the grace to give to others in time of famine for therein is my bumper harvest. Thank you so much, in Jesus’ precious name, Amen.

Achieve Greatness DevotionalChurchEncouragementInspiration

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

WhatsApp chat

We cater to the spiritual needs of children who are no longer “children ” and not yet teenagers. Teaching them the Bible in ways that are applicable to their present age group.
For more information, email - preteens@globalimpactng.org

The GIC MEDICAL TEAM comprises of medical and paramedical personnel of the church including medical doctors, nurses, pharmacists, physiotherapists and other relevant fields involved in health care.
For more information, email - info@globalimpactng.org

The vision of The Praise Gang is to raise TRUE WORSHIPPERS in and around the four walls of the church. We are passionate about worship, and embrace the values and impact that it contributes to God’s kingdom.
For more information, email - praisegang@globalimpactng.org

Sanctuary Keepers is a department focused on cleaning and ensuring Global Impact Church is conducive for service and programmes at all times. The cleaning of the facility occurs on Saturdays and quality checks are carried out on Sundays during/ in-between services.
For more information, email - sanctuarykeepersteam@globalimpactng.org

The emergency response team is saddled with the responsibility of providing preventive safety measures, carrying out safety audit and training where required, carry out emergency response and provide support to ministry groups in Global Impact Church premises.
For more information, email - emergencyresponseteam@globalimpactng.org

Traffic Unit also known as Grand Marshall is the service unit of Global Impact Church responsible for the smooth flow of vehicular traffic within the GIC Campus and other facilities, and adjacent roads.
For more information, email - trafficteam@globalimpactng.org

The Powerhouse team is the praying arm of Global Impact Church. We believe the coming together of believers multiply the effect of their individual prayers.
For more information, email - powerhouse@globalimpactng.org

GIC-teens

THE PLACE is a fun, God learning and faith development church for teens between the ages of 14-19. THE PLACE interacts with teens on every and any topic in a relaxed and personal level bringing God’s perspective on all things relating to teens through the bible in a refreshing and practical way.
For more information, email - teens@globalimpactng.org

CONTACT US
221, Mount Olimpus, Rheasilvia, Mars,
Solar System, Milky Way Galaxy
+1 (999) 999-99-99
PGlmcmFtZSBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lmdvb2dsZS5jb20vbWFwcy9lbWJlZD9wYj0hMW0xOCExbTEyITFtMyExZDYwNDQuMjc1NjM3NDU2ODA1ITJkLTczLjk4MzQ2MzY4MzI1MjA0ITNkNDAuNzU4OTkzNDExNDc4NTMhMm0zITFmMCEyZjAhM2YwITNtMiExaTEwMjQhMmk3NjghNGYxMy4xITNtMyExbTIhMXMweDAlM0EweDU1MTk0ZWM1YTFhZTA3MmUhMnNUaW1lcytTcXVhcmUhNWUwITNtMiExc2VuITJzITR2MTM5MjkwMTMxODQ2MSIgd2lkdGg9IjEwMCUiIGhlaWdodD0iMTAwJSIgZnJhbWVib3JkZXI9IjAiIHN0eWxlPSJib3JkZXI6MCI+PC9pZnJhbWU+
Thank You. We will contact you as soon as possible.

YOUR PRAYER REQUEST

The Business and Career group is an arm of Global Impact Church set up to empower entrepreneurs and career focused individuals in the church on recognising their gifts and the potentials that God has deposited in them, developing those potentials and apply them effectively in their daily business or career endeavours.
For more information, email - bizandcareergroup@globalimpactng.org

Business & Career Group

We are Christ-like minds with a goal to make a difference; by creating awareness and building human capacity to fill the gaps and mend the brokenness in our political space.
For more information, email - goodgovernancegroup@globalimpactng.org

Good Governance Group

GIC Singles Network

A strong community of individuals from ages 20 and above who are committed to making the best of their life and maximising their single hood. We represent over 40% of adults in church hence we’re too large to ignore and too valuable to waste.
For more information, email - singlenetwork@globalimpactng.org

Fruitful Vines

We are here by God’s grace to join our voices in prayers, worship and thanksgiving for every woman trusting God for the fruit of the womb. We believe in Exodus 23:26 “no one shall suffer miscarriage or be barren…” and we are confident that God is faithful to perform His words.
For more information, email - fruitfulvines@globalimpactng.org

Couples Fellowship

SMALL GROUPS UNDER COUPLES FELLOWSHIP ARE LISTED BELOW
  1. Love Bird (0-3 Years in Marriage) Coordinator: Pastor & Mrs Seyi Alaigbe
  2. RUBY (4 -10 Year in Marriage) Coordinator: Mr & Mrs  Olanikpekun
  3. EMERALD: (11- 20 Years in Marriage) Coordinator : Mr & Mrs John Oseyili
  4. CLASSIC (20 Years and above) Coordinator: Pastor Dambo
For more information, email - couplesfellowship@globalimpactng.org

Joyful Mums

Joyful Mums is a group for the pregnant and nursing mothers. The group pray and educate pregnant and nursing mothers on the issues relating to childbearing.
For more information, email - joyfulmums@globalimpactng.org

Sports provides a common ground that cuts across culture, class, age group and language barrier to build friendship and relationship.
Sports outreach programs include; Competitions, Aerobics and Big screen Centre. Competitions e.g, Football, basket ball, Table Tennis, Teen and Family games, GIC worker’s game, e.t.c. Aerobics exercise daily or weekly helps keep the body fit.
For more information, email - sportgroup@globalimpactng.org

Sports Group

PGlmcmFtZSBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lmdvb2dsZS5jb20vbWFwcy9lbWJlZD9wYj0hMW0xOCExbTEyITFtMyExZDYzNDIzLjY5MjE4NTA0MDgyITJkMy4zMzc2OTEzMjYxODEwNDghM2Q2LjUyNDExMjc0MTg3NjgyOCEybTMhMWYwITJmMCEzZjAhM20yITFpMTAyNCEyaTc2OCE0ZjEzLjEhM20zITFtMiExczB4MTAzYjhkNjBlNWM1N2VmYiUzQTB4YzlmZGI5MjcxOWQ0NTQzOSEyc0dsb2JhbCtJbXBhY3QrQ2h1cmNoKy1UaGUrR29vZCtMYW5kITVlMCEzbTIhMXNlbiEyc25nITR2MTUwMTg1NzUyNTk4MyIgd2lkdGg9IjEwMCUiIGhlaWdodD0iMTAwJSIgZnJhbWVib3JkZXI9IjAiIHN0eWxlPSJib3JkZXI6MCIgYWxsb3dmdWxsc2NyZWVuPjwvaWZyYW1lPg==
Thank You. We will contact you as soon as possible.
PGlmcmFtZSBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lmdvb2dsZS5jb20vbWFwcy9lbWJlZD9wYj0hMW0xOCExbTEyITFtMyExZDM5NjMuNjczOTU0MDkzOTMhMmQzLjM5NDY2MjcxNDc3MDkwMSEzZDYuNTYyNzc1Nzk1MjUzNTM3ITJtMyExZjAhMmYwITNmMCEzbTIhMWkxMDI0ITJpNzY4ITRmMTMuMSEzbTMhMW0yITFzMHgxMDNiOGQ2MGU1YzU3ZWZiJTNBMHhjOWZkYjkyNzE5ZDQ1NDM5ITJzR2xvYmFsK0ltcGFjdCtDaHVyY2grLVRoZStHb29kK0xhbmQhNWUwITNtMiExc2VuITJzbmchNHYxNTAyODM4MDc2NzM1IiB3aWR0aD0iNjQwIiBoZWlnaHQ9IjMwMCIgZnJhbWVib3JkZXI9IjAiIHN0eWxlPSJib3JkZXI6MCIgYWxsb3dmdWxsc2NyZWVuPjwvaWZyYW1lPg==

Service Time
Wednesdays - 6:30 PM | Sundays - 7:00 AM, 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM

PGlmcmFtZSBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lmdvb2dsZS5jb20vbWFwcy9lbWJlZD9wYj0hMW0xOCExbTEyITFtMyExZDM5NjQuMjY2NzE2NzU5OTk4NCEyZDMuMzQ2NDQ4ODE0NzcwNTIxITNkNi40ODc4NzA4OTUzMDY3MzIhMm0zITFmMCEyZjAhM2YwITNtMiExaTEwMjQhMmk3NjghNGYxMy4xITNtMyExbTIhMXMweDEwM2I4YzA1ZjZiMDEzMGQlM0EweDZhYjk1ZTlhNmM5YjhjMTQhMnMyNzcrQmFicytBbmltYXNoYXVuK1JkJTJDK0lnYW5tdSUyQytMYWdvcyE1ZTAhM20yITFzZW4hMnNuZyE0djE1MDI4NDAyMjU2OTciIHdpZHRoPSI2NDAiIGhlaWdodD0iMzAwIiBmcmFtZWJvcmRlcj0iMCIgc3R5bGU9ImJvcmRlcjowIiBhbGxvd2Z1bGxzY3JlZW4+PC9pZnJhbWU+

Service Time
Sundays - 7:00 AM, 9:00 AM | Wednesdays - 6:30 PM

PGlmcmFtZSBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lmdvb2dsZS5jb20vbWFwcy9lbWJlZD9wYj0hMW0xOCExbTEyITFtMyExZDMxMDEuOTA2MDQyMTQ3NjIxITJkLTc2Ljc3MTcxMzU4NDY0NzQyITNkMzguOTcxODEzMzc5NTU5MjQhMm0zITFmMCEyZjAhM2YwITNtMiExaTEwMjQhMmk3NjghNGYxMy4xITNtMyExbTIhMXMweDg5YjdlYmRhNjc0YjM4MGYlM0EweGZmMzA3MTA5ZTM1NzZkZWQhMnNUaGUrTGlmZStDZW50ZXIhNWUwITNtMiExc2VuITJzbmchNHYxNTQ3MzY1Nzc2NDA0IiB3aWR0aD0iNjAwIiBoZWlnaHQ9IjQ1MCIgZnJhbWVib3JkZXI9IjAiIHN0eWxlPSJib3JkZXI6MCIgYWxsb3dmdWxsc2NyZWVuPjwvaWZyYW1lPg==

Service Time
Sundays - 4:00PM

PGlmcmFtZSBzcmM9Imh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lmdvb2dsZS5jb20vbWFwcy9lbWJlZD9wYj0hMW0xOCExbTEyITFtMyExZDM5NjQuNjQyMzM4ODYxMTQ3ITJkMy41MTM4ODM2MTQ0MjE4ODEyITNkNi40Mzk5NTYxMjU5MTY0MTUhMm0zITFmMCEyZjAhM2YwITNtMiExaTEwMjQhMmk3NjghNGYxMy4xITNtMyExbTIhMXMweDEwM2JmNzY1NzFiZThkMzclM0EweGI5OWE1Nzg0MGY5OWJkYzghMnNMZWtraStBc3RvcmlhK0V2ZW50K0NlbnRyZSE1ZTAhM20yITFzZW4hMnNuZyE0djE1NDkwMzY4NjYwOTEiIHdpZHRoPSI2MDAiIGhlaWdodD0iNDUwIiBmcmFtZWJvcmRlcj0iMCIgc3R5bGU9ImJvcmRlcjowIiBhbGxvd2Z1bGxzY3JlZW4+PC9pZnJhbWU+

Service Time
Wednesday - 6:30 PM | Sundays - 9:00 AM