by Charles R. Swindoll


“O LORD, lead me in your righteousness; . . .  make Your way straight before me.”  Psalm 5:8


God’s voice is not all that difficult to hear.  In fact, you almost have to be closing your eyes and stopping your ears to miss it.

He sometimes shouts through our pain, whispers to us while we are relaxing on vacation, occasionally He sings to us in a song, and warns us through the sixty-six books of His written Word.  It’s right there, ink on paper.

Count on it – that Book will never lead you astray.

In addition to His unfailing source of wisdom, He has given you wise counselors, friends, acquaintances, parents, teachers, and mentors who have earned your love and respect through long years.  Screen what you believe to be the will of God through their thoughts, their perspectives.  Does your conviction about the direction you’re headed grow, or are you seeing lots of red flags and caution signs?

Before you undertake a major life-direction change, be very careful that it is God’s voice, that it is God’s call you are hearing.


Devotional forwarded to you by:


NCCP Ecumenical Ministry – Church of the Risen Lord

University of the Philippines, Diliman Campus, QC



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s