A Prayer A Day 12/15/2015 – Obedient And Committed Life
(John 14:15,23 “If ye love me, keep my commandments.” … “Jesus answered and said unto him, If a man love me, he will keep my words: and my Father will love him, and we will come unto him, and make our abode with him.”)
To love the Lord is to follow the Lord and to truly follow the Lord is to obey Him and to obey Him is to keep His commandments, is to keep His words. How shall we know His words if we will not read His Word? How can the Lord reveal Himself to us if we will not delve into His Word? I believe there is a staggering number that do not read the word of God. Oh yes, they go to church and hear Sunday’s message but the rest of the week is filled with running after one’s own desires and doing those things that please us. Time is not set aside to really get into the presence of the Lord, allowing Him to talk with us. Revelation only comes to those that will sit in the presence of the Lord taking in His word, communing with Him allowing Him to commune with us. For many communing with the Lord is pulling out our ‘Christmas’ list, expecting Him to fulfill our hearts desire. Psalm 37:4 “Delight thyself also in the LORD: and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.” Are you ….. (click link to read prayer. (Please Share) http://conta.cc/1mlmhIe
(This Week’s Scripture of Encouragement):
Bless them which persecute you: bless, and curse not. Rejoice with them that do rejoice, and weep with them that weep. Be of the same mind one toward another. Mind not high things, but condescend to men of low estate. Be not wise in your own conceits.