Understanding God’s Will
- Eph. 1:8b-12
God’s will real and is not hidden, but is revealed to us. We need to understand his will and align ourselves to his purpose.
Satan is in constant struggle to take control and change the purpose of the universe. When we stand on God’s side, we are fighting on his side against Satan.
- Eph. 5:6-10
Be engaged in seeking God’s will. God gives us a choice in how we act so that we can love Him, as he loves us.
- Eph. 5:15-17
We need to understand God’s will for our lives.
- Rom. 12:1-2
Don’t be like the world. Be an example in your life for others so that they may also know the will of God. Test your understanding of God’s will.
- Col. 1:9-10
Pray that you will know the will of God.
Yielding to God’s Will
- John 7:17
If we want to follow God, we must do what He asks, not what we think is best.
- John 5:30, John 6:38.We must submit to God. God gave us our own will, but we must follow the example left by Jesus and submit to his will.
- 1John 5:13-15
- The challenge for us in our prayers is to line ourselves up with God’s will. We need to humble ourselves.
- 1 Cor. 9:17
- If we do what God wants, but don’t yield ourselves, we miss out on the joys God has for us. God has a plan for each of us to do his will.
- Luke 1:38,22:39-43
- Matt. 6:10
- We must have this heart.
—Robert Lee, 12-26-04, a.m.