Dunamis with Wisdom for Mighty Deeds
And when the Sabbath had come, He began to teach in the synagogue. And many hearing Him were astonished, saying, “Where did this Man get these things? And what wisdom is this which is given to Him, that such mighty works are performed by His hands! Mark 6:2
Is this not the carpenter, the Son of Mary, and brother of James, Joses, Judas, and Simon? And are not His sisters here with us?” So they were offended at Him. Mark 6:3
1.God's Wisdom, to flow in power, to see mighty deeds.
2. It is important to live out of what the Lord supplies and not your own ability.
Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in heaven.
3. It is necessary to stay in a fresh supply of what the Lord has given you. 1 Peter 4:11 Psalm 92:10 Eph 3:20)
In Mark 6:2, “Where did this Man get these things? And what wisdom is this which is given to Him, that such mighty works are performed by His hands!” the “mighty” is written using the greek word “Dunamis.” The greek word Dunamis is used in over 116 verses in the New Testament.
What does Dunamis mean?
Here is the definition according to the "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon" Strong's Number: 1411:
strength power, ability
inherent power, power residing in a thing by virtue of its nature, or which a person or thing exerts and puts forth
power for performing miracles
moral power and excellence of soul
the power and influence which belong to riches and wealth
power and resources arising from numbers
power consisting in or resting upon armies, forces, hosts
NAS Word Usage - Total: 121
ability 4, meaning 1, mightily 1, mighty 1, miracle 2, miracles 17, miraculous powers 3, power 83, powers 6, strength 2, wealth 1
4. You need His dynamos power to accomplish all that God has purposed for you. That applies to the power of God when it applies to how God has called you. This means that to accomplish what God has planned and purposed for you, you will need His “Dunamis.”
The Road to Emmaus
And He said to them, “What things?” So they said to Him, “The things concerning Jesus of Nazareth, who was a Prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people. Luke 24:19
5. Here the disciples describe Jesus as one who was mighty in deeds and words. again the word mighty is “Dunamis." The Lord wants to bless the works of your hands, so that you can you can be a sign and a wonder that will point to the Lord. More then just a skill set, the “Dunamis” of the Lord is a supernatural ability to accomplish what you could never do on your own.
So, whatever it may be: business, family, employment, ministry, calling of God, Service to Him, the Lord wants to take off every limitation and obstacle, so the you can walk in the flow of wisdom just like Jesus. You will be empowered to walk in God’s dunamis power.
Closing Prayer: "Get Ready for Multiplication"
Preeminence of Christ
9 For this reason we also, from the day we heard of it, have not ceased to pray and make [[special] request for you, [asking] that you may be filled with the full (deep and clear) knowledge of His will in all spiritual wisdom [in comprehensive insight into the ways and purposes of God] and in understanding and discernment of spiritual things—
10 That you may walk (live and conduct yourselves) in a manner worthy of the Lord, fully pleasing to Him and desiring to please Him in all things, bearing fruit in every good work and steadily growing and increasing in and by the knowledge of God [with fuller, deeper, and clearer insight, [acquaintance, and recognition].
11 [We pray] that you may be invigorated and strengthened with all power according to the might of His glory, [to exercise] every kind of endurance and patience (perseverance and forbearance) with joy,
12 Giving thanks to the Father, Who has qualified and made us fit to share the portion which is the inheritance of the saints (God’s holy people) in the Light. Colossians 1:9-12 AMPC