Problems? Turn To God’s Word- Have Faith!

The bible contains the word of God which directly speaks to us not only when we are faced with difficult situation but a daily guide for our short stay on earth, so with that in mind, here’s your Bible verse for today : Psalm 32:8 which says “I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.” (NIV) How do you know God’s purpose for your life? By looking through the only guide book that can direct you in the right path daily –

The Word for Today devotional by United Christian Broadcasters (UCB) says:
You can know God’s will for your life. He promises, ‘I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go.’ His Word says, ‘In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths’ (Proverbs 3:6 NKJV). God wants you to move from guesswork to guidance, but getting there requires four things: 1) Knowing that God’s will begins with surrendering your will. Jesus said, ‘I do not seek My own will, but the will of Him who sent Me’ (John 5:30 NAS). You only recognise God’s will as you learn to lay aside your own will, and that gets easier with practice. 2) Keeping a spiritual mindset. It’s not possible to sense God’s will while you’re controlled by self-interest. ‘The mind governed by the flesh is hostile to God. It does not submit to God’s law, nor can it do so’ (Romans 8:7 NIV). 3) Praying for God’s guidance. David prayed, ‘Teach me to do Your will, for You are my God; may Your good Spirit lead me…’ (Psalms 143:10 NIV). James also encourages us: ‘If you need wisdom, ask our generous God, and He will give it to you. He will not rebuke you for asking’ (James 1:5 NLT). 4) Reading God’s Word with a heart that’s open to hear from Him.

‘By your words I can see where I’m going; they throw a beam of light on my dark path…’ (Psalms 119:105 TM). Daily exposure to the Word of God will help you recognize His voice when He speaks to you. ‘…the sheep follow Him: for they know His voice’ (John 10:4 NKJV). Get to Know God’s Word, Read YOUR Bible Daily, expect God to lead you to solutions;

-Oge Okonkwo