Preparing My Heart to Hear from God: Part Three

Surrendering Expectations Last week we talked about how surrendering our own plans is crucial to being ready to hear God’s instructions.  How it’s not about throwing away our agenda or ideas—just holding them more loosely so God can swap them out as needed.  This week I’d like to talk about surrendering expectations.  It’s kind of…… Continue reading Preparing My Heart to Hear from God: Part Three

Preparing My Heart to Hear from God: Part Two

Steps Toward Surrender Surrender is often perceived as weakness in our culture.  I think much of it is because of our society’s obsession with self, and our entitlement mindset.  If I don’t get MY way then I’M going to be very upset!  It is acceptable to have our lives revolve around ourselves or our closely…… Continue reading Preparing My Heart to Hear from God: Part Two

Preparing My Heart to Hear From God: Part 1

Obey Without Delay Back in January I wrote an outline for a series that I had titled “Preparing my heart to hear from God”.  I thought about it and thought about it, but never actually wrote the articles and now I think I know why.  While my bullet points and thoughts were relevant and I…… Continue reading Preparing My Heart to Hear From God: Part 1