May 21, 2011

The Great Adventure

Written by Wisdom Hunters

Thoughts from daily Bible reading for today- May 21, 2011

“By faith Abraham, when called to go to a place he would later receive as his inheritance, obeyed and went, even though he did not know where he was going.” Hebrews 11:8

God’s will can be a series of discoveries. And it is the transition between the discoveries that tests the true nature of my faith. I can press forward by faith or I can analyze the situation until I am paralyzed by uncertainty. Abraham continued toward the unknown because he was certain the Lord was leading him. Great adventure accompanies my obedience to God.

Believers who are bound and determined to obey Christ are not bored. We are compelled by the love for our Lord to conquer the next challenging circumstance and to pioneer the unfamiliar in prayer. We become soft and satisfied when we stop seeking out the next Kingdom opportunity. Our Savior Jesus is our Sherpa (guide), as we travel on in trust. “He guides the humble in what is right and teaches them his way” (Psalm 25:9).

Are you inspired or intimidated by your faith adventure? Do you anticipate or dread doing the next right thing, as you fulfill God’s calling on your life? Yes, Christ must come to you in clarity before you go out for Him in obedience. But once you are sure of the Lord’s leading, do not let up until you have arrived at His destination. Go on your great adventure with God and, like a visit to a new country, enjoy the new sites and people.

The Holy Spirit directs a life on the move, not one that is stuck, or preoccupied with either pleasure or pain. “A man’s heart plans his way, but the Lord directs his steps” (Proverbs 16:7). So, make prayerful plans, but all the while remain nimble to the nudge of God’s Spirit. If you fall in love with your plans, you may miss adjusting to the Almighty’s way.

There is a reward to those who remain true to God’s call. It may only be the satisfaction of knowing you faithfully followed the Lord, but this is all that matters in the end. As a pilgrim passing through this life, launch your next eternal endeavor and experience the righteous ride with Him. Nothing risked may mean nothing lost, but every journey for Jesus is great gain. Discover what He wants today, and it will lead to what He wants tomorrow.

What great adventure does God have for me? What can I do today to trust and obey?

Related Readings: Proverbs 11:3; Isaiah 48:17; Luke 4:1-3; Galatians 5:16-18

Taken from Reading #20 in the new eBook, Wisdom for Graduates.

Additional Resource: eBooks, Wisdom For Mothers and Wisdom for Graduates, click here to download your copy… http://bit.ly/jHlNX0 Kindle edition for both… http://amzn.to/lUaFRJ

Additional Resource: Learn about the new Kindle edition of Infusion… click here: http://amzn.to/dRobnw

Support Wisdom Hunters: Learn how you can help us reach other Wisdom Hunters with your monthly donation… click here: http://wisdomhunters.com/support-wh/


Comments

  1. I’m the proprietor of JustCBD label (justcbdstore.com) and I am currently aiming to broaden my wholesale side of business. I really hope that anybody at targetdomain give me some advice ! I considered that the most ideal way to do this would be to reach out to vape companies and cbd retailers. I was really hoping if anybody could recommend a dependable web-site where I can purchase CBD Shops Business Marketing Data I am already considering creativebeartech.com, theeliquidboutique.co.uk and wowitloveithaveit.com. Not exactly sure which one would be the best choice and would appreciate any advice on this. Or would it be easier for me to scrape my own leads? Ideas?

  2. The very next time I read a blog, I hope that it does not fail me as much as this particular one. I mean, I know it was my choice to read, nonetheless I truly thought you’d have something interesting to say. All I hear is a bunch of complaining about something that you can fix if you weren’t too busy looking for attention.

  3. 1st Counsel says:

    Everyone loves it when individuals come together and share opinions. Great site, continue the good work!

  4. Turkey Tours says:

    Right here is the perfect site for anyone who really wants to find out about this topic. You know so much its almost hard to argue with you (not that I personally would want to…HaHa). You definitely put a brand new spin on a subject that’s been discussed for decades. Wonderful stuff, just wonderful!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Recent Posts