The Path to Becoming a SPIRITUAL Man or Woman of God

This is a discussion Persis and I share about the differences between church, religion, traditions of men, programs, external righteousness and that of becoming a true spiritual man or woman of God. They can often look the same on the outside, but on the inside the differences are life and death.

 

Finding God's Will Requires More Than Finding a Scripture Verse

You are at a major crossroads in your life, or you are needing to make a major and significant decision in your life. You need to know what to do and then your friend quotes a verse to you or you find one that seems to fit exactly the subject your are dealing with. Is that God's will for your situation or could following that verse lead to disaster? It often does, and here's WHY. The Word of God, apart from the Spirit of God, outside the Will of God is actually dead and brings disaster.

The Biggest Obstacle to Knowing God is YOU

Whose will are you doing right now?  If you say, "God's" how do you know if he agrees with you?  My biggest obstacle to knowing God was without a doubt my own self-will.  I was a stubborn horse unwilling to be broken, but when I finally died to myself, I started living to God and experiencing the fullness of Christ we all know we are missing until we fully surrender!

How to Lose Your Love of the World

If God isn't fully at home in your heart through Christ, you are missing out on truly knowing Father.  If you aren't experiencing rivers of living water flowing from within you on a consistent basis, perhaps it is because you don't yet have victory of your love of the world and love of the stuff.  Is it possible God sees idolatry in your heart?

FORGIVENESS: Avoid the Temptation of the Unmerciful Servant

God forgave you, but have you forgiven "them"? Forgiveness is not an option in the Bible, but most Christians feel it is, especially when they have "justifiable" cause. You can be assured you will never know the peace and joy of Christ as long as you have not forgiven someone who has sinned against you, from your HEART, not your head.

This is How We Know if We KNOW God

RelentlessHeart.com Classics - These are videos I filmed several years ago while I was still in the wilderness part of my journey.  They are the principles in God's word I was learning and practicing and which ultimately led me all the way to Fullness in Christ.  Hebrews 13:7  Remember those who spoke the word of God to you. Consider the outcome of their way of life and imitate their faith.

Where is Your Personal Identity REALLY Coming From?

Pretend you have just been introduced to a stranger and they want to know more about who you are.  What are the first things that come to your mind, when you think about how you would describe YOU?  Do you realize that how you answer could be in the way of your relationship with God?

An Improper World View

Everyone has a different world view. Where did you get your world view from? Does it match with the Word of God? Time to examine our view.

An Improper View of God

A.W. Tozer once said, "What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us."  And so it is...

You Cannot Know God Living in Willful Known Sin

RelentlessHeart.com Classics - These are videos I filmed several years ago while I was still in the wilderness part of my journey.  They are the principles in God's word I was practicing and which ultimately led me all the way to fullness in Christ.  Heb 13:7  Remember those who spoke the word of God to you. Consider the outcome of their way of life and imitate their faith.

This a series highlighting the common barriers to knowing and walking with God.  This first video deal with living in sin.

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Seven Barriers to Knowing and Walking with God

We all want to know God and our Lord Jesus Christ better and He certainly wants us to know Him better.  The Bible says eternal life is to "know God and His one and only Son."  As I made the transition from knowing about God for 19 years, to actually knowing and walking with Him, these were the 7 major obstacles I had to understand and overcome.