As a Christian, you live your life with the assurance that God is in control and knows what is best for you. You know that many things in this world seem uncertain, but if you follow Jesus, he will direct your path.
In Proverbs 3:5-6, Solomon writes the next: “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and do not lean on your understanding. In all your ways, acknowledge him. He will make straight your paths.”
Learn the importance of letting God take control of your life.
Being Led By God: What Does It Mean?
Being led by the Lord means that God is the one who guides you through your life. He knows what is best for you as an individual and wants to help all of us as his children live a better, happier life with him at our side.
This doesn’t mean he will take away pain or free people from hardships; instead, it offers someone to lean on through tough times.
The Importance Of Following His Guidance
When you let God direct your path, he will help you make the right decisions and guide you through life. It is important to deposit our faith in him as a father figure and know that he is in control. If you let him, God will help direct your path through life, so nothing catches you off guard or takes you by surprise.
Put Your Faith In Jesus Christ To Guide You
If we trust in God and love him with the right heart, we can be sure that his path for us is best. The Bible says to let Jesus guide our lives because you will live a more fulfilling and happier life if you do so.
Ways In Which We Can Let God Guide Our Lives
God loves us and wants the best for His children. He pleases when we let Him guide our lives and when we trust in his plans. Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord. He is like a tree planted by water, that sends out its roots by the stream, does not fear when heat comes, for its leaves remain green, and is not anxious in the year of drought, for it does not cease to bear fruit.
How can we let God guide us?
- Not listening to the negative thoughts in your own head.
- Living with faith instead of fear.
- Trusting that everything happens for a reason.
- Trusting that God has a specific path for us.
All of us need guidance as we go through life. We should look to God as our guide and learn that he will lead us down the right paths if we trust in him.
Why You Should Let God Direct Your Life
It is easy to let our emotions and thoughts run wild, but God wants us to trust him. For this to be possible, we must acknowledge him in all of our ways. Some of the reasons why letting God guide our lives are:
- We can’t live without him: My soul waits silently for my Lord; He only is my rock and my salvation. Psalm 62:5
- His plans are always better than ours: A man’s heart plans his way, But the LORD directs his steps. Proverbs 16:9
- He has proven himself trustworthy: What time I am afraid, I will trust Thee. Psalm 56:11
Whether you are facing a difficult time or just looking to explore your faith, let Jesus lead the way so he can guide your path in life.
The Anchor Church Brings You Closer To God
Letting Jesus lead our lives brings peace as we follow him through all of the twists and turns that happen on this earth.
Looking for a Christian church in Lawrence, KS? The Anchor Church is a place where you can grow closer to God each week. As a Christiana Community and progressive church in Lawrence, KS, we provide various activities you can participate in, including spiritual study. Wait no longer and visit us!
theANCHORchurch is about new beginnings – a new church and a fresh start for the future. theANCHORchurch launched in January of 2018. Our story began back in 2015 when Lead Pastors Alex and Brooke Graves began to feel God leading them to step away from the campus ministry they loved to start a church in Lawrence. In the weeks and months that followed, God began to open doors and stir the hearts of others about the preferred future over Lawrence that included theANCHORchurch.
The story of theANCHORchurch is one of dreaming, belonging, creating and loving. It is centered on Jesus and anchored on God’s word. It is a story that does not settle for the status quo, but looks to the future with hope. There is hope for everyone and in every situation. Today the sun can set of your issues but it can rise tomorrow on your future possibilities. theANCHORchurch is here for you and your family!
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