Tag Archives: Listening

Listen To Understand

To truly gain wisdom and to find understanding we must develop the ability to really listen.  Not to be concerned with making our own point but to put ourselves in the place of those who are speaking.  When you read … Continue reading

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Knowledge And Understanding

We just want answers…to know what happened…why…who did this…where are they…when did that happen.  To admit we do not know something is the beginning of being humble.  Unfortunately the sinful nature leads humans to take advantage others and erodes the … Continue reading

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Prayer And Listening

As we work to grow in our relationship with Jesus, we may begin to focus on offering ourselves up in prayer.  To most of us when we think about prayer we thinking of speaking, however, as we can learn from … Continue reading

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Be Still

So many are searching for something.  Searching for answers to questions like why, what if, when…we want and seek to know and when we arrive at a conclusion what do we find?  The human race is broken, all of us, … Continue reading

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Communication

“My dear brothers, take note of this:  Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, for man’s anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires. Therefore, get rid of all moral … Continue reading

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Do You Hear Him?

The words of Jesus as recorded in the Book of Revelation… “Here I am!  I stand at the door and knock.  If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him, and he … Continue reading

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Listen to God

“My son, if you accept my words and store up my commands within you, turning your ear to wisdom and applying your heart to understanding, and if you call out for insight and cry aloud for understanding, and if you … Continue reading

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Listen For Him

“For the Lord gives wisdom, and from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.” Proverbs 2:6 (This photo was taken in August of 2016 at Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming)

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Getting To Know Him

“For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.  Then you will call upon me and come and pray to … Continue reading

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Listen For His Voice

An essential element of spiritual growth is spending some quiet time with the Lord…there are so many ways to get distracted and overwhelmed with this world.  When Jesus was here he often would seek time to be alone with God … Continue reading

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