“Let the morning bring me word of your unfailing love, for I have put my trust in you. Show me the way I should go, for to you I lift up my soul. Rescue me from my enemies, O LORD, for I hide myself in you. Teach me to do your will, for you are my God; may your good Spirit lead me on level ground. -Psalm 143:8-10, NIV”
Have you ever felt like you needed direction and wisdom from the Lord? Have you ever felt like you needed clarity in the decision you are about to make? If so, today’s promise is for you.
God Will Show You the Way. There are moments when you reach a fork in the road and are unsure which direction to choose. God promises to make things clear to you and to lead the way.
As a Christian, you don’t have to live hoping to make the right choices and do the right things. God promises to teach, guide, and counsel you in how you should live. As a child of God, you have the Holy Spirit living in you. God gave you the Holy Spirit to teach and lead you.
Do You Need…Do you need wisdom on how to address a specific issue or problem? Ask God, and He promises to show you.
Do you need to know which direction to take in your relationship or your career? Ask God for guidance, and he will provide it. Do you require comprehension or clarity? Simply ask the Lord, and He will give you guidance.
God Will Guide You. God promises to guide you with His loving eyes. Learning to hear God’s voice and sense His leadership takes practice. You must be on the lookout for God’s voice if you want to hear it. You must be seeking God’s face if you want Him to lead you with His eyes. God can only guide you and lead you if you remain close to Him.
Many of us wait until we face a major decision before seeking God’s leadership. When we decide to buy a home, choose a career, or choose a spouse, we want to consult God. However, if you have disregarded God in the small decisions, how can you expect to hear from Him when you are faced with a significant decision.
You learn to hear God’s voice in the small things of life so you can follow His leadership in life’s major decisions.
Start today by seeking God’s leadership throughout your day. Stay close to Him, listen for His voice, and seek His face. You will be amazed at all God has to say to you.
Show me the right path, O LORD; point out the road for me to follow. Lead me by your truth and teach me, for you are the God who saves me. All day long I put my hope in you.
The LORD is good and does what is right; he shows the proper path to those who go astray. He leads the humble in doing right, teaching them his way. The LORD leads with unfailing love and faithfulness all who keep his covenant and obey his demands. For the honor of your name, O LORD, forgive my many, many sins.