The Guidance of the Holy Spirit (Murray)

Christians sometimes wonder what it means to be led by the Holy Spirit or to follow the guidance of the Holy Spirit. This is a big topic for sure! But one thing to note is that God the Holy Spirit always works in, through, and according to his word. That is, the Spirit of God… Continue reading The Guidance of the Holy Spirit (Murray)

With His People in the Wilderness

  When God's people were in the wilderness, one thing that stands out is how God was always with them.  In his faithfulness and despite their sinful stumbling, God never left his people nor did he forsake them.  I like how Timothy Laniak describes how Yahweh was with his people in the wilderness.  I've summarized… Continue reading With His People in the Wilderness

I Felt Led To…

 Common phrases in evangelicalism today include "I felt led to...", "God told me to....", and "The Lord laid it on my heart to...."  I now cringe every time someone uses these phrases because I've heard so many unbiblical endings to them.  In fact, I've seen people's lives take a million tough twists and turns because they were "following the promptings… Continue reading I Felt Led To…