Category Archives: God’s Will

January 27 – God’s Will – God’s will and enough grace

Read 2 Corinthians 12:1-10 In the previous chapter, Paul gave quite a list of difficulties he had experienced as a servant of Christ.  But, rather than whining about them because God owed him a bed of roses, he seemed to embrace … Continue reading

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January 26 – God’s Will – God’s will and my troubles

Read 2 Corinthians 11:16-33 “And this is what I get as one of your children?”  “This is the thanks I receive for the ways I served you?” Though you may have never verbally expressed those statements to God, they may have … Continue reading

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January 25 – God’s Will – God’s will and my value

Read Acts 17:16-34 If you are familiar with the writings of Paul or with other sermons that he preached in the book of Acts, you know that the words expressed here were different.  His listeners in the Areopagus had little to … Continue reading

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January 24 – God’s Will – God’s will and celebration

Read 1 Samuel 1:1-2:11 Cynical creatures that we are, we can falsely conclude that the will of God is . . . Something that God only reluctantly reveals.  We may wrongly feel that we will have to beg and bargain in … Continue reading

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January 23 – God’s Will – God’s will and His Spirit

Read Acts 11:19-30; 13:1-12 “. . . the Holy Spirit said, ‘Set apart for Me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.’”  (Acts 13:2b) So how did the Spirit of God express His call on Barnabas and … Continue reading

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January 22 – God’s Will – God’s will and my peace

Read 2 Corinthians 2:12-17 Often when we desire to know the will of God, we are asking Him to make His leading clear to us.  Perhaps we are at a fork in the road, uncertain of which path to take. Paul … Continue reading

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January 21 – God’s Will – God’s will and my surrender (2)

Read Romans 11:25-12:2 God promised a few things to Abraham long ago (Genesis 12:1-3). His descendants would be numerous. They would be given land. They would be an instrument of blessing and cursing to other non-Jews. For centuries, then, God’s focus … Continue reading

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