And they said one to another, Behold, this dreamer cometh. Come now therefore, and let us slay him, and cast him into some pit, and we will say, Some evil beast hath devoured him: and we shall see what will become of his dreams. (Genesis 37:19-20 KJV)

At an early age, Joseph began to experience exciting dreams about his future. It was clear that there was something special about him and his father Jacob was aware of it. He made him a coat of many colours.

Joseph was excited to share his dreams with his brothers but little did he know that it was evoking jealousy and resentment from them. It is important to know who you share your dreams with. Dreams must be natured and incubated to come to their place of fulfilment. The brothers conspired to kill Joseph and cast him into a pit. They wanted to see what would become of his dreams.

The devil is after destroying your dreams. His desire is for them not to be fulfilled. He will fight them with everything he has. Today, may the spirit of God re-energize you to pursue your dreams. That frustration you were encountering is the devil who wanted you to stop pursuing. May the zeal of The Lord empower you.

Only you can kill the dream by giving up. There is no external force that has the ability to. Decide today to keep your dream alive. Be cautious about who you share that special dream with.

I pray for you that the anointing of God’s Spirit will energize you to pursue. May victory be your portion in this hour.

Declare this,
I gather my strength and pursue every dream given to me by God. I refuse to give up, I refuse to surrender in Jesus’ name.


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Charles Magaiza is the President of El Shaddai World Ministries with a teaching and preaching career spanning over 12 years. Charles is also the Pastor of the fast growing El Shaddai Family Churches in South Africa and also author of the highly motivational From the Shepherd’s Desk which reaches thousands of people every week all over the world. He is an author of a number of published books including Breaking the Invisible Barriers ©2003, Shake It Off ©2005 and No Limits ©2006). All the three publications are available in major book stores in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana and other countries. He has transformed the lives of many people through regular presentations to seminars, conferences and workshops. He is also the founder of Purpose Clinic (, an organization that helps people both young and old realize their purpose and pursue it. This is done through a solid mentorship programme, workshops, seminars and camps.

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