Therefore whosoever heareth these sayings of mine, and doeth them, I will liken him unto a wise man, which built his house upon a rock: (Matthew 7:24 KJV) Jesus said those who hear His words and do them can be compared to a wise man who built his house upon a rock. The Lord is
Doing the Word
And when he had removed him, he raised up unto them David to be their king; to whom also he gave testimony, and said, I have found David the son of Jesse, a man after mine own heart, which shall fulfill all my will. (Acts 13:22 KJV) We know David as the man after God’s
If ye love me, keep my commandments. (John 14:15 KJV) Gary Chapman wrote a book called the “Five love languages” that has blessed millions worldwide. He teaches that we all have a way we perceive love from others, which he calls our primary love language. The best way to love someone is to love them
But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every Word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God. (Matthew 4:4 KJV) God gave us the Word for us to live by. The ultimate purpose of the devotional life is to live by the Word of God.
While it is said, To day if ye will hear his voice, harden not your hearts, as in the provocation (Hebrews 3:15, KJV) Responding to God’s Word is a pivotal element of how God deals with us. It is a crucial element that determines what happens to us. God is sovereign, and forever will be.
For unto us was the Gospel preached, as well as unto them: but the Word preached did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in them that heard it (Hebrews 4:2, KJV) I began the mini-series on responding to the Word of God yesterday. I will review one important aspect I already mentioned before