Power comes from the Latin word potere, which means “to be able.” But things with power are much more than able — they’re able to exert a lot of force. “The powers that be” are those who hold authority, and “the power behind the throne” refers to the people who exert influence without being formally in charge. Definition at Vocabulary.com. One way or the other, everyone have power, it only varies. I have the power to do whatever I want to do according to the level of strength I’ve got. Power is not limited to supernatural exhibition, power can control. The president of this country has authority over the country, he is in charge, that’s power. Parents have power over their children. The clergy man have power over his congregation, the shepherd has power over his sheep.
Some people are not powerful in themselves, but powerful because there is someone behind them, that’s the power behind the throne, and others are powerful in themselves. You fall into either of the group or both at a time if possible(superficial explanation) . No matter how powerful a man is, he is not powerful in himself because someone have the power to take away his breath. So every human is under “the power behind the throne” . I called the first explanation superficial because that’s what it is, it is only a false power when you think you are powerful on your own. Only God is powerful on His own.
God made everything, including that powerful man that’s causing chaos in the world. God can stop him, so his power knows limit. But only God’s power knows no limit. In physics, power is defined as the rate of doing work or the amount of energy consumed per unit time. Power encompasses energy and time. Time in the sense of how fast, and energy in the sense of how much can be done. So putting it together, the question of how much one can do within a given time is power. I can carry a bag of cement but I will spend ages carrying it and putting it down, but a grown man will carry it and deliver it like Flash. We both carried it but there was a difference in the energy and the time.
Christmas is few days away, you see, God is not a magician but a powerful God, what magician use is more or less like an illusion. Those are not real. Struggling with something since the year started? God is powerful, He will do it for you. The Jesus we are celebrating came to this world in a powerful manner, conceived by the power of the Holy Spirit, no one on earth could do that, not even the most powerful man on earth. The name of Jesus is Powerful God, none can be compared with Him, every other powers are not power, there is just one powerful God which is Jesus.
Is your situation that hopeless? C’mon, Jesus can do it, His name wrought wonders . As Christmas is coming, one can merry and forget his sorrows and depression, it won’t be long before you remember them again, but why not do it this way? Before and during Christmas, why not talk to Him in your heart, trust me He came to this world to conquer your battles, don’t forget this. I want to also enjoy Christmas by talking to Jesus
He is powerful, full of power. There is nothing He can not do, with Him, All Things Are Possible.