Does God ever go silent? It’s a reasonable question. My first reaction to it is an emphatic, “Yes!”
God’s direction was so clear when He led me to finish the degree, that I was sure once I was done, He’d show me what’s next.
But as of yet, nothing. Crickets.
I have found the biggest threat to my spiritual growth to be me, trying to work out the challenges I face by my own flesh. I have wasted much time trying to find answers on websites instead of God’s Word.
So what have you been praying about lately? The usual petitions and praises—asking God to work in our circumstances or thanking Him for what He has done? Maybe some confession as well—laying our sins before God and asking His forgiveness. The prayers in the Bible reflect a wide diversity of topics. People came before the […]
By the end of my second summer after college, I was still jobless and had moved back in with my parents—something I vowed I would never do.
May told me about her friend who could hear God audibly speak to her. This friend had encouraged her, telling her that if she desires it enough, if she prays hard enough, she would hear God speak too. But still, she couldn’t.