April's Prayer Challenge: Breaking Generational Curses
Updated: May 14
Hello and Happy New Month to you. I pray and hope that the first months of the year are going well for you. In this month , we will be dealing with generational curses.
What is a generational curse?
In the Bible, a generational curse is a pattern of behavior or circumstances that is passed down from one generation to the next. These curses can be the result of sin, disobedience, or rebellion against God. They can also be the result of seeking out spiritual powers or practices that are opposed to God's will. Some examples of biblical generational curses include idolatry, sexual immorality, and dishonoring one's parents, poverty etc.
A real life example I can use is of one of our Wop prayer warriors. She has given us permission to share her testimony to help others and we will call her Emma. She had a family pattern where women in her family for generations would lose their husbands to untimely death around the age of 40. As we know the Bible says in Psalm 90:10
The years of our life are seventy, or even by reason of strength eighty; yet their span is but toil and trouble; they are soon gone, and we fly away.
Her great grandmother was widowed at the age of 40, her g