Friday, 28 May 2010

Which Way?

"Teach me your way, O Lord;
Lead me in a straight path because of my oppressors."
- Psalm 27:11

How do you know if the decision you are about to make is the right one? And whether it is part of God's will? Well, there are many books written on this subject, but let me offer a few thoughts:

1. Scripture - is the decision you are about to make contrary to what the Bible teaches? It the answer is 'Yes', then don't go there!
2. Spirit - what do you sense the Holy Spirit is saying to you about this? Are you at peace?
3. Spiritual friends - it is wise to consult a few trusted Christian friends. If they are confirming your decision then trust their advice.
4. Situations - are there certain 'doors' opening for you, which previously were closed shut! Perhaps God could be paving the way for your decision.

Of course, life is not as clear cut as this, but I hope that this helps a little. Trust in God to lead you into 'paths of righteousness'. God is big enough to guide you through these adventurous days.

Living in Grace,

P.S. If you are involved in the Emmaus community in PMB, please take note of this...
Date: 29th May @ 10H00 for 10H30
Venue: All Saints United Church, Pietermaritzburg

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