On our Focus on the Family Broadcast with our visitor writer Wendy Speake, “Understanding the Goodness of God’s Word,” we’re discussing the subject of “feasting.” Not on food however on Scripture.
She’s written a terrific ebook referred to as The 40-Day Feast: Taste and See the Goodness of God’s Word about ingest and savor the Bible and perceive God extra deeply.
The concept of feasting originated in the Garden of Eden. Before God made people, he created the food to maintain them. Although Adam and Eve fell and left the desk, God seeks to reunite us with Him by inviting us again to the desk by His covenant.
Food is prominently featured all through the Old testomony. Jesus used food to display God’s grace and educate His disciples non secular classes. The last item that Jesus did earlier than he went to the cross was to interrupt bread with His disciples.
Wendy makes use of the acronym F.E.A.S.T. to remind us ingest and digest God’s Word nicely:
- Begin your time in God’s Word by fellowshipping with Him.
- Read the textual content after which permit it to settle into your coronary heart and thoughts so it transforms the method you reside.
- Do not merely take heed to the Word. Do what it says.
- Just as a superb meal isn’t gulped down rapidly, studying God’s Word is greatest when it’s savored.
- Trusting God and His Word is an ongoing course of as we stay out His instructions each day.
God is at all times talking, and we hear Him once we learn and hear. The extra we all know the Word of God, the extra possible we’re to listen to and know His voice.
To strengthen your religion by Scripture, take heed to my full dialog with Wendy Speake in your local radio station, online, on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, by way of Google Podcasts, or take us with you on our free phone app.
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