A lot of times I am asked the question, “How do I hear the voice of God?” My response to that question is, “Are you listening?” What I have learned from my own personal experience is that the Lord is always talking to us whether it’s directly to us, through someone else, or through his written word, we just aren’t always listening.
Sometimes we’re not listening because he’s not talking to us the way WE want him to talk to us. We want to hear the voice of God for ourselves but don’t want to listen when God speaks to us through others. Sometimes we’re not listening because we really don’t know when he’s talking to us, and other times we are simply tuning him out while listening to other voices that oppose his word.
In a world where we are constantly being bombarded by the voices and opinions of others, including our own, it is crucial to know and recognize the voice of the Lord when he is speaking and to obey him. In last week’s blog I talked about 5 Things Keeping Us From Hearing the Voice of God. To help us get to a place where we are hearing and obeying the voice of God, I now want to talk about 5 Things to Help Us Hear the Voice of God. Continue reading