You Shall Not Bow Down To The Four Spheres Of My Life

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I would identify as a young adult in some areas and parent in others. Firstly, I will state that I did not want to pursue this degree. Indeed, the Lord has a sense of humor. Every time this pathway opened, I would plead like Jonah to find someone else,
But Jonah rose to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the LORD. He went down to Joppa and found a ship going to Tarshish. So he paid the fare and went down into it, to go with them to Tarshish, away from the presence of the LORD. (Jonah 1:3)
However, no matter how much I ran the same crossroads would reappear. Finally, I capitulated and currently, I travel not knowing what exactly the Lord has in mind for me. Each course, I collect gives me a reflection on my unique life experiences and
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In the sphere of our relationship with God, God states, “You shall not bow down to them or serve them, for I the Lord your God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children to the third and the fourth generation of those who hate me.” (Exodus 20:5) God desires us to be totally devoted to him alone. The one large area that I need to surrender to Christ is my call to the ministry, God has not illuminated my path forward so I do not know where I go. I apperceive that I will not like it. However, God has revealed to numerous events in my life and how they all converge on this road. It leaves me slightly awestruck. I am senior manager at a brokerage, I co-own a second-hand store, and I assist in various ministries and then there is school. School has evaporated most of my free time and in way equates to a large sacrifice and …show more content…
The essential argument proffers itself as a person is not truly free until their will is aligned freely with the will of God. When we assert our will over God’s will, we migrate from freedom and towards enslavement. Indeed, this may appear as a contradiction and loss of free will. Paul said, “For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery.” (Galatians 5:1) Gary Keisling comments,
As we move deeper into the discipline of submission we are drawing closer to Jesus. Our union with Christ increases in intimacy as our oneness with the Lord becomes greater than we ever imagined possible. Jesus will impart his nature into us and make it a second nature in our hearts, spontaneous in our choices and victorious in our

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