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All articles & reviews tagged with guidance

Article

November 2018
Articles > Ecclesiological & Pastoral

Discerning and obeying God’s will

Many today seek guidance over such things as work, education, employment and financial planning. But Christians have an omniscient and omnipresent Consultant, ever ready to help us when we call on him. Paul warns us in Ephesians 5:15–17: ‘See then that ye walk circumspectly, not as fools, but as wise, redeeming the time, because…

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Review

Reviews > Book

Is That You, Lord? Hearing the Voice of the Lord: a Biblical Perspective

Christian guidance is such a perennially thorny issue for so many Christians that any good material is to be jumped upon. Gary Gilley’s book provides much that is helpful. His major argument is that the Bible is absolutely our only source of guidance and, outside of that, there is no way and no need…

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Article

April 1998
Articles > Biblical/theological

What about fleeces?

In earlier articles we have seen that God guides his children primarily by his Word. There may be times when he leads us in mysterious ways, but we are always to seek guidance from Scripture. It is likely that some will point to situations in their own lives when they have sought guidance by…

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Article

February 1998
Articles > Biblical/theological

Lord, where do I go from here?

Is that sometimes the cry of your heart? That's not surprising. David prayed: 'Show me the way I should go' (Psalm 143:8). Christians probably pray more for guidance than for anything else. We sincerely want to know God's will, and yet sometimes it seems hard, even confusing. Perhaps one of our problems is inconsistency.…

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