GodTracking Is Wisely Following GodOpportunities with Peace of Mind
by Dudley Anderson
Free to Share
Author requests article critique
Free to Share
Author requests article critique
SEND A PRIVATE MESSAGE
HIRE THIS WRITER
The e-Devotional helping to keep you on-track
25 January 2013
Dear God Tracker
God-Tracking Is Wisely Following God-Opportunities with Peace of Mind
I was attending a pastorsí gathering the other day when an acquaintance came up to me. ďI just want to let you know that I have taken up a new position in a church 20 miles away,Ē he said. I was amazed because I knew Jim to be very settled in his old church and did not expect him to move. As if reading my thoughts he went on, ďItís not that I was unsettled or anything, I just had a sense God was moving me. I was advised to apply to another church but I did not have peace about it. Then this opportunity opened up and everything has just fallen into place.Ē
I could see the joy and expectation in Jimís eyes as he explained how the Lord had worked out all the details of his move. God had already prepared the hearts and circumstances of his old church and raised someone up to take his place. His family is young so a move to a new town would be relatively easy. And every detail of his new appointment had been worked out as if he had written the script himself. You see, Jim had acknowledged God, sought his will through Word and Spirit and had kept his heartís motives pure as he planned the move. This is God-tracking at its best.
Perhaps you are feeling the pull of God to move on. It could be that he has opened a new opportunity for you but you are uncertain as to whether it is the right one for you. Like my friend Jim, be encouraged to pray for Godís hand upon every detail of that move. Seek Godís plans and not your own, with the wisdom that comes from above. This wisdom begins with purity. Check your heartís motives for making that move. You may well gain from the changes you face but be sure that it is Godís will you seek and not selfish ambition. Beware of that prowling lion who will cloud your judgement with seemingly delightful propositions. Remember, the Holy Spirit will always give you a transcending peace when you find his will for you.
God-tracking is wisely following God-opportunities with peace of mind.
Itís all in the Book. Read moreÖ
1 Peter 5:8
trACker is also online at www.godtracker.co.uk
GODTRACKER IS NOW THE OFFICIAL WEEKLY E-DEVOTIONAL FOR
3 - in - 1 Walking in the Light Ministries (int.)
Find them on Facebook: 3 - in - 1 Walking in the Light Ministries
Listen to 1-min GodTracker for Radio at:
What is trACker?
GodTracker and trACker owe their origins to an international Christian radio programme produced by Dudley Anderson called, OnTrack. Although OnTrack went off-air in 2005, trACker has continued to help people to track God's plans and purposes for their lives since July 2003.
Join Dudley Anderson on UCB UK
Saturdays from 00:00 to 05:00 GMT and Sundays from 06:00 to 12:00 GMT
Listen to UCB UK on DAB, Sky channel 0125 or online at http://ucb.co.uk
Verse of the Week
And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Quote of the Week
A Sample of Dudleyís Fave Quotes.
ďLive to please God and He will breathe on thee His peace. Seek His glory, and He will make thy heart His home. Do His will, and thereby good shall come to thee.Ē --- F. B. Meyer
Donít Give-up, Look-up!
Look-up and Fix Your Eyes On Jesus!
Surrender My Benefits For the Sake of Your Blessings
ďFather God, thank you so much for the wonderful opportunities you have given me in the past. I have been so blessed to be part of your plans so far. However, I sense you are moving me on. Lord, I donít know where you are moving me to, but help me to hear your voice and follow your plans for my life as I move forward. I acknowledge you in the prospects on my horizon and seek your perfect will for me and my loved ones. Whatever the future holds, I trust you to direct my paths that I may walk in your exclusive purposes for me. I turn away from selfish ambition and surrender my benefits for the sake of your blessings. Thank you for your peace, which passes understanding and help me to be content wherever you lead. In Jesusí name I pray. Amen.Ē
Why not recommend trACker to someone?
Point them to www.godtracker.co.uk
Follow me on Twitter by searching for @godtracker
PLEASE ENCOURAGE AUTHOR, LEAVE COMMENT ON ARTICLE AS A MEMBER OR ANONYMOUSLY
Read more articles by Dudley Anderson or search for other articles by topic below.
Search for articles on: (e.g. creation; holiness etc.)Read more by clicking on a link:
Main Site Articles
Most Read Articles
Highly Acclaimed Challenge Articles.
New Release Christian Books for Free for a Simple Review.
God is Not Against You - He Came on an All Out Rescue Mission to Save You
...in Christ God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them... 2 Cor 5:19
Therefore, my friends, I want you to know that through Jesus the forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you. Acts 13:38
LEARN & TRUST JESUS HERE
The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.