Breakthrough is a word we hear quite a bit in Christian circles.
I checked twelve different translations and found breakthrough only appears in the Message Bible and not in the context of contemporary usage.
According to dictionary.com breakthrough is defined as:
“a military movement or advance all the way through and beyond an enemy's front-line defense; an act or instance of removing or surpassing an obstruction or restriction; the overcoming of a stalemate.”
The dictionary definition is more in line with how we use the word breakthrough.
Now let me share with you the Herring Life Experiences definition of breakthrough. It is a: