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January 18 – God’s Will – God’s will and freedom

Read Romans 14:1-23 In these twenty-three verses, there is much more at stake than a first-century conflict between vegetarians and carnivores.  No, this has everything to do with the proper use of or restriction of freedom. But let’s understand their context … Continue reading

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January 17 – God’s Will – God’s will and our plans

Read James 4:1-17 We have all done it.  It doesn’t matter if you are a business executive charting out a course for your division that will keep things moving up and to the right.  It doesn’t matter if you are a … Continue reading

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January 16 – God’s Will – God’s will and fleeces

Read Judges 6:1-40 As a child, I used my own share of “fleeces” in attempts to discern the outcome of future events or to determine the will of God for my life.  I can remember standing in front of our house … Continue reading

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January 15 – God’s Will – God’s will…submission

Read 1 Peter 2:1-3:7 While there are individually unique aspects of God’s will that may differ from person to person, there are certain facets of His plan that apply to all people and/or to all Christ followers.  Already we have seen … Continue reading

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January 14 – God’s Will – God’s will…sanctification

Read 1 Thessalonians 4:1-12 At times, discerning God’s will isn’t nearly as hard as we might think.  We don’t have to spend long periods of time in prayer and fasting in hopes of discovering the obscure.  We don’t need to seek … Continue reading

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January 13 – God’s Will – God’s will…salvation

Read 2 Peter 3:1-18 As we move from our teens into our twenties, most of us wrestle with burning questions like: What career should I pursue? Should I attend college? Should I marry?  If so, whom? Where should I live? During … Continue reading

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January 12 – God’s Will – God’s will and you

Read Acts 16:1-10 Two times the Holy Spirit told Paul, Silas, and Timothy “no.”  Next came a voice and a vision.  Clearly, God was directing the three of them according to His will. Although I don’t know exactly what those promptings … Continue reading

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