In thinking through a decision we will obviously consider how the conflicting choices before us will affect our work and service for the Lord, our worship, our stewardship, our testimony, the spiritual welfare of our family, and our own sanctification.
Use the church as God intended: a support network for Christians. The Christian life is a life of faith in which we are being trained to trust the Lord increasingly. Have we recognised and rejected any tendency in us to want something because it will bring us status and a reputation in the eyes of the world?
Without counsel, plans go awry, but in the multitude of counselors they are established Proverbs By this time, the service was in shambles. O my God, I trust in thee: let me not be ashamed, let not mine enemies triumph over me.
Pray for guidance.
David uses a fascinating phrase in Psalm Begin investigating, evaluating and gathering information. He strategically places His people all over the world—not only in pulpits and on mission fields, but in homes, offices, schools and the marketplace.
The spiritual practice of fasting will help you hear from God and keep your flesh in line. Get the facts.