LISTEN FOR THE MASTER’S VOICE

“After the earthquake a fire, but Adonai was not in the fire. After the fire there was a soft whisper of a voice.”(1 Kings 19:12)

PAY CLOSE ATTENTION AND LISTEN


Listening is a lost art today. We can be so concerned about expressing our thoughts and opinions that we don’t listen closely to others—or even to God. If we’re not careful, distractions and ‘busyness’ can drown out the voice that matters most in our lives, the voice of our heavenly Father.


Listening is a lost art today. We can be so concerned about expressing our thoughts and opinions that we don’t listen closely to others—or even to God. If we’re not careful, distractions and ‘busyness’ can drown out the voice that matters most in our lives, the voice of our heavenly Father.

The good news is that you can learn to tune out the negative noise of the world and start listening for God’s voice, for hopeful, positive, faith-filled thoughts. Be receptive and listen for His still, small voice on the inside of you. God speaks not only through the Bible but also through godly counsel and His Holy Spirit. Don’t always depend solely on your thought which might not be in tandem with God’s word. All it takes is a simple prayer like the one Samuel prayed in 1 Samuel 3:10 when he said to God, “I am listening.” Then be ready to listen for His answer.


A Prayer for Today

God, thank You for answering my prayers. Give me the wisdom and discernment to hear Your still, small voice through the loudness of this world in Jesus’ Name, Amen.

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