THE OVERFLOW PRINCIPLE
Matthew 22:37 (NKJV) You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your mind.
. . . Love the Lord your God with every passion of your heart, with all the energy of your being, and with every thought that is within you. – TPT
Luke 6:45 (VOICE) A person full of goodness in his heart produces good things; a person with an evil reservoir in his heart pours out evil things. The heart overflows in the words a person speaks; your words reveal what’s within your heart.
Your mouth speaks what your heart is full of.
2 Corinthians 4:13 (NKJV) We have the same spirit of faith, according to what is written, “I believed and therefore I spoke,” we also believe and therefore speak.
We change our outcomes by changing the overflow of our hearts. The words of our mouth will reveal which way the scale is tipping.
Deuteronomy 11:18 (CEV) Memorize these laws and think about them.
There are certain verses you need to bind to your heart.
Proverbs 6:21 (NKJV) Bind [my words] continually upon your heart.
. . . Fasten them permanently to your heart. – EHV
Philippians 4:13 (NKJV) I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.
1 Corinthians 10:13 (NLT) God is faithful. He will not allow the temptation to be more than you can stand. When you are tempted, he will show you a way out.
Jeremiah 29:11 (NIV) “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”
John 16:33 (GW) In the world you’ll have trouble. But cheer up! I have overcome the world.
Joshua 1:8 (NKJV) This Book of the Law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate in it day and night, that you may observe to do according to all that is written in it. For then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will have good success.
1 Timothy 4:15 (NKJV) Meditate on these things; give yourself entirely to them, that your progress may be evident to all.
Christian meditation is not like worldly meditation. The world attempts to empty themselves. We are filling ourselves.
Christian meditation is about creating an overflow in your heart that changes the way you speak.
Colossians 1:15 (CW) Become rooted in Him, build your lives on Him and strengthen your faith in Him as you’ve been taught. Do all this gladly, overflowing with thanksgiving.