Our purpose and plan as believers should be to do the will of God and to walk in his way no matter the cost. The will of God is not always the easiest thing to do but it is the safest thing to do. God’s instruction is often given to protect us from things that we cannot see. Only God knows the true end of a matter because he can see into the future. He also searches the deep intentions of the heart which we cannot see.
Moses prays to God in (Exodus 33:12-17) and asks God if his presence would go with him on the journey that God had asked him to go on. God promises Moses that his presence would continue with him and that he would find rest. A hard journey can be a lot easier when we walk with God.
Saul was not so lucky and lost favour with God. He disobeyed the word of the prophet because he wanted to please the people. Saul was commanded to completely destroy the enemy and everything that they owned during a battle. Saul took the advice of his men and spared the fattest cattle with the intention of offering a sacrifice to God. God makes it clear to Samuel that due to Saul’s disobedience, he had rejected him as King of Israel. Saul’s need to please other people rather than obey God’s instructions cost him his role as King. (1 Samuel 15)
Let us live everyday seeking to do the will of God, listening to his voice and heeding his direction. God often speaks through his word to give us direction. Other times he sends a message through another believer who is able to deliver a word of instruction. Let us obey lest we miss the promise of blessing.
I am a trained Social Worker who currently provides professional leadership on a programme to support Social Work students and Newly Qualified Social Workers entering the Social Work Profession.
Born and raised in Jamaica in a Christian family where my father is an ordained Pastor and Deacon who has served for over 50 years in the ministry. My father is also a trained musician and our family can be described as a musical family. I grew up in a small farming community in St. Peter’s, St. Andrew and my parents also have a small farm.
I credit my gift of writing to my father who I watched and listened to over the years as he wrote sermons, poems and other recitals in his capacity in ministry. English has always been an easy subject for me and over the years I have developed an increased interest in writing.
I am a Trainer, I sing and have a passion for worship, the spoken word and the free flow of the prophetic anointing. I am married to my best friend Andrew Christopher Young who is an advanced Musician and whose music you can find on YouTube and Facebook. I am a trained Coach and Mentor and I love experimenting with food so I love cooking. I enjoy trying cultural dishes from across the world and I view food as an entry into cultures and languages.
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