Thursday, May 8, 2014
"Following" God Without Predicting the Path
Jesus said that when you look at someone who is walking by the Spirit you "don't know where they are coming from & you don't know where they are going."
So instead of trying to predict a grand goal of God settle into the love, affection, & guidance into trust that He has for you each day.
To "follow" Jesus doesn't mean He's off ahead in the distance saying, "Keep up the pace!" The New Testament word for "follow" means "to accompany on the same path." It is walking WITH God. It is being aware that God is always with you & keeping an open heart & an open ear to His gentle & humble guidance.
Follow Christ? But I thought He was in me