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Hearing and Obeying—Devotionals Posts

In the months leading up to the 2022 Mission Central Conferences we are going to be reflecting on the theme of “Hearing and Obeying”. If you feel like it’s a struggle to hear and obey in your daily life, you are not alone. We want to invite you to journey with us by using this devotional series. Our prayer is that the devotions will be a bit of sunshine and rain to help you grow as a missional disciple of Jesus.

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Count the Cost

Have you counted the cost of being a disciple? Go to Jesus, lay out your concerns before him, and ask for his perspective on your struggle.Read more Read more...

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Love Your Enemies

If you have an enemy in your life, if someone hates you, consider how Jesus is asking you to go to them? Hearing and obeying requires embodied action.Read more Read more...

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Holiness and Obedience

Our goals, the accumulation of power, and things that we spend so much time on may have less importance than we may be willing to admit.Read more Read more...

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Idols and Mighty Deeds

God desires that he is the only one to whom we direct our worship, and one of the reasons is so that His power can be demonstrated in our lives.Read more Read more...

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Obedience In, Joy Out

God’s economy doesn’t work in a paradigm of effort in - reward out. In the paradigm of hearing and obeying everything rests on love and intimacy.Read more Read more...

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Hearing Waves

Be oriented to Jesus who gives our lives stability. This is something you must do if you want to experience peace.Read more Read more...

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Passionate Love and Hearing

Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul, with all your strength and with all your mind and Love your neighbour as yourselfRead more Read more...

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Circumstances

Sometimes we have selective hearing. Consider the tension between hearing and doing, and hearing and waiting—the issue of timing.Read more Read more...

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But Seek First His Kingdom

Jesus says if we seek the kingdom first and are concerned with our right-standing with God, then we don’t have to worry about the rest of life.Read more Read more...

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First Things

There are two things that must happen before you can hear and obey Jesus wellRead more Read more...

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Hearing and Obeying as the Way of Life with Jesus

Hearing and obeying for a follower of Jesus is not something that is simply encouraged, but a way of life that Jesus calls us to.Read more Read more...