How God Communicates - He Reveals His Open Doors - Wednesday, October 24th

How God Communicates - He Reveals His Open Doors - Wednesday, October 24th

And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write: “He who is holy, who is true, who has the key of David, who opens and no one will shut, and who shuts and no one opens, says this: I know your deeds Behold, I have put before you an open door which no one can shut, because you have a little power, and have kept My word, and have not denied My name.” Revelation 3:7-8

When they had arrived and gathered the church together, they began to report all things that God had done with them and how He had opened a door of faith to the Gentiles. Acts 14:27

For a wide door for effective service has opened to me, and there are many adversaries. 1 Corinthians 16:9

Now when I came to Troas for the gospel of Christ and when a door was opened for me in the Lord, I had no rest for my spirit, not finding Titus my brother; but taking my leave of them, I went on to Macedonia. But thanks be to God, who always leads us in triumph in Christ, and manifests through us the sweet aroma of the knowledge of Him in every place. 2 Corinthians 2:12-14

Today's thoughts from today's verses:

There are many directions we could choose to take that the circumstances of our lives open up to us. We often think of the opportunities that are open to us as open doors and opportunities that are closed to us as closed doors. However, our walk with God is a spiritual one and He is the one who opens and closes doors. The door to an opportunity is open when He tells us it is open and it is closed when He tells us it is closed. With God, an opportunity that opens up is not necessarily an open door and an opportunity that closes is not necessarily a closed door. As we grow in our relationship with God, whereby we commune and fellowship with Him on an ongoing basis, we will learn to see how He is at work in the world around us. We will see Him in the circumstances of our lives and He will guide us in the way that we should go as we remain close to Him and hear from Him in the midst of our communion and fellowship with Him.

Today's prayer response from today's thoughts:

Lord, help me to recognize more readily how you are at work in the world. Draw me closer than ever to yourself and help me increasingly be in tune with you so that I hear your voice of direction in the circumstances of my life. I choose to live my life in a spiritual way under your full guidance and control. Amen!

19 comments (Add your own)

1. wrote:
First of all I would like to say excellent blog! I had a quick question which I'd like to
ask if you do not mind. I was interested to find out how you center yourself and clear your mind prior to writing.

I've had a tough time clearing my mind in getting my thoughts out.
I truly do take pleasure in writing but it just seems like the
first 10 to 15 minutes are usually lost simply just trying to figure out how to begin. Any recommendations or hints?
Appreciate it!

Thu, May 9, 2019 @ 6:24 AM

2. wrote:
Hey there would you mind stating which blog platform
you're using? I'm planning to start my own blog in the near future but
I'm having a hard time choosing between BlogEngine/Wordpress/B2evolution and Drupal.

The reason I ask is because your design and style seems different
then most blogs and I'm looking for something unique.
P.S My apologies for being off-topic but I had to ask!

Thu, May 30, 2019 @ 8:19 AM

3. wrote:
Great article.

Fri, June 14, 2019 @ 9:00 PM

4. wrote:
Everyone loves it when individuals get together and share opinions.

Great website, keep it up!

Sun, June 16, 2019 @ 2:32 PM

5. wrote:
You actually make it appear really easy along with your presentation however I in finding this matter to be
really something that I think I'd never understand.
It kind of feels too complicated and very vast for me.
I am having a look ahead for your next put up, I'll try to get
the dangle of it! natalielise pof

Thu, August 1, 2019 @ 6:37 AM

6. wrote:
Hi there! This is my first visit to your blog!
We are a group of volunteers and starting a new project in a community in the same
niche. Your blog provided us beneficial information to work on. You have done a marvellous job!

Mon, September 2, 2019 @ 6:13 PM

7. wrote:
I blog quite often and I really appreciate your content.
Your article has really peaked my interest. I will book
mark your blog and keep checking for new information about once per week.
I subscribed to your RSS feed as well.

Mon, October 14, 2019 @ 4:54 AM

8. wrote:
I am in fact thankful to the owner of this site who has shared this great article at here.

Wed, November 20, 2019 @ 4:48 PM

9. wrote:
Highly descriptive blog, I liked that a lot.
Will there be a part 2?

Mon, December 9, 2019 @ 2:25 AM

10. wrote:
Hello, i read your blog from time to time and i own a similar
one and i was just wondering if you get a lot of spam responses?
If so how do you prevent it, any plugin or anything you can suggest?
I get so much lately it's driving me insane so any assistance is very much appreciated.

Fri, January 17, 2020 @ 1:12 AM

11. wrote:
I am sure this post has touched all the internet visitors, its
really really pleasant article on building up new weblog.

Mon, February 17, 2020 @ 4:03 AM

12. wrote:
I’m not that much of a online reader to be honest but your sites really nice, keep it up!
I'll go ahead and bookmark your site to come back in the future.
All the best

Thu, February 20, 2020 @ 10:50 AM

13. wrote:
It is not my first time to pay a quick visit this web page, i am
browsing this website dailly and obtain pleasant data from here

Tue, February 25, 2020 @ 10:51 AM

14. wrote:
Hey I am so excited I found your webpage, I really found you by accident, while
I was searching on Aol for something else, Anyways
I am here now and would just like to say kudos for a fantastic post and a all round entertaining blog (I also love the theme/design), I don't have time to look over it
all at the minute but I have saved it and also added in your RSS feeds, so when I have time I will be back to read more, Please do keep up the fantastic

Tue, March 3, 2020 @ 11:20 PM

15. wrote:
I constantly spent my half an hour to read this web site's content all the time along with a
mug of coffee.

Thu, March 12, 2020 @ 9:32 PM

16. wrote:
Fantastic web site. A lot of useful information here.

I am sending it to a few pals ans additionally sharing in delicious.
And of course, thanks in your sweat!

Wed, March 18, 2020 @ 1:55 PM

17. wrote:
Great post.

Wed, March 25, 2020 @ 9:01 PM

18. wrote:
It's very trouble-free to find out any topic on web as compared to textbooks, as I found this paragraph at this web page.

Sat, April 4, 2020 @ 8:10 AM

19. wrote:
Howdy would you mind stating which blog platform you're working with?
I'm planning to start my own blog in the near future but I'm having a
hard time selecting between BlogEngine/Wordpress/B2evolution and Drupal.
The reason I ask is because your design and style seems different then most blogs and
I'm looking for something completely unique. P.S Apologies for getting off-topic but I had to ask!

Mon, June 15, 2020 @ 5:59 AM

Add a New Comment


Comment Guidelines: No HTML is allowed. Off-topic or inappropriate comments will be edited or deleted. Thanks.