1 Chronicles 14:8 Now when the Philistines heard that David had been anointed king over all Israel, all the Philistines went up to search for David. And David heard of it and went out against them. 9 Then the Philistines went and made a raid on the Valley of Rephaim. 10 And David inquired of God, saying, "Shall I go up against the Philistines? Will You deliver them into my hand?" And the Lord said to him, "Go up, for I will deliver them into your hand." 11 So they went up to Baal Perazim, and David defeated them there. Then David said, "God has broken through my enemies by my hand like a breakthrough of water." Therefore they called the name of that place Baal Perazim.
The context here is that David at the approximate age of 30 was just anointed king over Israel and Hiram who was the king of Tyre wanted to build David a house.
Prophecy: I will demonstrate to My people that I am the Lord of the Breakthrough. I am about to breakthrough on behalf of My people, says the Lord. The things that have held them back and the things that have pushed them down, I am about to destroy those things. I will remove the barriers that keep them from me and they will come into all that I have ordained for their lives. They will say "this is the Lord's doing, and it is marvelous in our eyes."
Let's look at the word of God together: in vs 10, He says to David, "Go Up for I will deliver them into your hand."
First of all, for David to get the breakthrough that he needed from God, he had to have the right posture. David kept himself in a posture of listening. Posture means that we are waiting on the Lord to and when He says Go we Go. When He says Go Up, we Go Up. We need to stay in a Posture of Perceiving the Promptings of God.
Many people have shut the voice of God out in their lives. They are just in it for themselves and what they can get out of it. They don't want to follow the instruction of another, because they are self-suf ...
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