Accompanied By Action

Discipleship Devotional Study Guide - Faith - James 2:14-17 - Accompanied By Action - Growing As Disciples

Discipleship Devotional Study Guide – Faith – James 2:14-17 – Accompanied By Action – Growing As Disciples

What good is it, my brothers, if a man claims to have faith but has no deeds? Can such faith save him? Suppose a brother or sister is without clothes and daily food. If one of you says to him, “Go, I wish you well; keep warm and well fed,” but does nothing about his physical needs, what good is it? In the same way, faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead.  James 2:14-17 (NIV)

What Good Would It Be?

What good would it be if your life did not demonstrate the faith you say you have in me? What do you mean by that? What good would it be if you thought believing in me only consisted of accepting a set of facts about me? What good would it be if your faith in me had no impact on your heart and mind and life? What good would it be if your faith in me never helped you to go where I was guiding you? What good would it be if your faith in me never helped you to do what I was asking of you? What good would it be if your faith in me never bore fruit for my kingdom or brought glory to my name? You have asked some easy questions that all have the same answer. What’s that? If I had a faith that never acted, it would be no faith at all. If I had a faith that was not visible for all to see, it would be no faith at all. If I thought faith in you consisted only in accepting a set off facts about you, it would be no faith at all. If my faith in you did not change my heart, transform my mind and guide my life, it would be no faith at all. If my faith in you did not prompt me to go and do your will, it would be no faith at all. If my faith in you never enabled me to bear fruit for your kingdom and bring glory to your name, it would be no faith at all. That’s true.

But this is not your faith. Your faith in me has changed your heart, transformed your mind and is guiding your life. In all that you think and say and do, you want to bring glory to my name. You want to go where I guide. You want to do what I ask you. You love me with all your heart and soul and mind. You are fully devoted to me. Your faith in me is not hidden. Your faith in me is not a secret. You want your faith in me to shine brightly in this dark world. You are continually asking me to bear fruit for my kingdom through your life. Keep on living your life of faith in me. Yes Lord, I will. That will be very good. 

Lord, I don’t want to be all talk and no action. I want my faith in you to be living and active. I want my actions to demonstrate that I am living a life of faith with and for you. Use my life for your kingdom and glory. I will go and do all that you ask of me. Amen

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On Things Above

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Discipleship Devotional Study Guide – Heart – Colossians 3:1-4 – On Things Above – Growing As Disciples

Since, then, you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is seated at the right hand of God. Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things. For you died, and your life is now hidden with Christ in God. When Christ, who is your life, appears, then you also will appear with him in glory. Colossians 3:1-4 (NIV) 

Heart And Mind Set 

Your old life is gone. Your old life is dead and buried. You have been raised to a new life in me.  I have given you a new life to live. I will make all your thoughts and words and deeds new as you follow and serve me. I know that your forgiveness and cleansing has come to me as a gift. I know that I could have never earned or merited your salvation. You paid for all my sins on the cross so that I could have a new life in you. Yes, I did. You are my Savior and my Lord. Yes, I am. 

I am so thankful for your forgiveness and cleansing. I am so grateful for your kindness, mercy and love. It gives me great joy to know that you loved and gave yourself for me. I am so comforted to know that I am all yours. It is the desire of my heart to love you just as you have loved me. I want to lay my life down for you just as you have laid your life down for me. I want to love and serve you with all my heart and mind and soul and strength. Your thoughts and desires are pleasing to me. It gives me great joy to see that your desire is to be fully devoted to me.

I have a question about being fully devoted to you? I’m listening. How can I be fully devoted to you? You already know the answer to that question. I do? Yes, you do. Tell me the answer to your own question. I need to set my heart and mind on heavenly things rather than on earthly things. Yes, you do. How will you set your heart and mind on heavenly things rather than on earthly things? I will come to meet with you in your word. I will devote myself to listening to all that you have to say to me. I will listen attentively to your word. I will meditate on your word. I will memorize your word. I will do everything I can to let your word dwell in me richly. What will happen to your heart and mind when you let my word dwell in you richly? Your word will change my heart. I will begin to want what you want. I will desire what you desire.  Yes, you will. Your word will transform my mind. My mind will begin to think your thoughts.  As you change my heart and transform my mind I will be able to live a life that is fully devoted to you. Yes, you will. That is exactly what I want. That is very good.

Lord, my mind has been set on the wrong things. I have been focusing on the things of earth. What a mistake that has been. The things of earth will pass away. I will now set my mind on you and the things of heaven. Help me to live my life fully for you. Amen

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The Tongue Of The Wise

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Discipleship Devotional Study Guide – Healing – Proverbs 12:18 – The Tongue Of The Wise – Growing As Disciples

Reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing. Proverbs 12:18 (NIV) 

Reckless Words 

Well, I have blown it. What have you blown? I have spoken reckless words. I have foolishly spoken words that pierced and cut others. There is no doubt about that. I can’t tell you the number of times that I have foolishly said something that I deeply regretted. It is hard to undo the damage done by reckless words foolishly spoken. Yes, it is. But, you can change. How can I change? How can I stop thinking and speaking and acting foolishly? I’m glad that you realize that all your thoughts and words and actions are tied together. Do you know why that is? Yes, I do. Tell me. Whatever is on my heart and in my mind cannot be hidden. What is in my heart and mind will eventually come out in my words and actions. That’s true. In fact, my words and actions are a very good barometer of the condition of my heart and mind. That is also true.

So, what needs to be changed? We can’t start with my words and actions that’s for sure. I need you to change my heart and transform my mind if I hope to think and speak and act wisely. Yes, you do. Let’s take a step back. I want to ask you a couple questions. Why do you want to think and speak and act wisely? I want to live a life that is pleasing to you. I want my thoughts and words and actions to be in alignment with your will and your ways. I want to think and speak and act just as you would in whatever situation I find myself in. That’s very good. What else? I don’t want my words to harm others. I want my words to bring healing into the lives of others. I don’t want to regret my words. I want to be thankful for the words that you have given me to speak. Ultimately, I want my words to bear fruit for your kingdom and bring glory to your name. Recklessly spoken foolish words will do nothing but hinder my fruit bearing and bring dishonor to your name. I definitely don’t want either of those to be true of the life I am living. That’s good.

So, what will you ask of me? I will ask you to change my heart and transform my mind. I will ask you to give me wise thoughts and words and actions to think and speak and do for you. I will also ask you to help me to speak words that bring healing into the lives of others, so I can bear fruit for your kingdom and bring glory to your name. Those are good prayers. Keep on praying them to me. I will hear and answer your prayers and give you what you are asking of me. 

Lord, I have spoken recklessly many times. I have pierced and cut others with foolish and thoughtless words. Forgive me. Change me. Give me wisdom. Help me to think and speak and act wisely. Give me wise words to speak that will bring healing to others. Amen

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Health To Your Body

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Discipleship Devotional Study Guide – Healing – Proverbs 3:5-8- Health To Your Body – Growing As Disciples

Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight. Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the LORD and shun evil. This will bring health to your body and nourishment to your bones. Proverbs 3:5-8 (NIV)

Healthy Life 

I would like to live a healthy life. I would like to be a whole person. What’s the alternative? I know what living an unhealthy life looks like. I know what it means to be a broken person. How so? In the past, I lived an unhealthy life that caused me to be a broken person. That’s not good. No, it’s not.

What led you to live an unhealthy and broken life? That is a good question with a surprising answer. What’s that? I led myself to live such a life. I trusted in myself. I relied on my own understanding. I was self-reliant, self-centered and self-indulgent. I went where I wanted to go. I did what I wanted to do. I bounced around from one meaningless endeavor to another.  You might say, I walked a crooked path that wasted all my time and consumed all my energy. My life was filled with pain and suffering and brokenness. One thing became very clear to me. What’s that? I had no purpose or meaning or direction to my life. My life was without hope and joy. My unhealthy life wore me ought. I was tired to the bone. That’s not good. No, it’s not.

What changed? How have you traded in your old unhealthy life for one that is healthy and vibrant, and hope filled? I stopped trusting in myself. I quit relying on my own understanding. I began to admit the obvious. Which was? I don’t know it all. I need wisdom. I need understanding. I need direction. Obviously, I need you. I was not made to live my life apart from you. Nothing about my life works without you being my Savior and Lord. Only you can lead me on a straight path. Only you can give me wisdom. So, I turned my life over to you. I began to acknowledge you. I began to desire to live according to you will. I wanted to walk in your ways. What else? I began to have a healthy fear of you that helped me to shun evil. I wanted to live a life that was pleasing to you. I want to love you with all my heart and mind and soul and strength because you first loved me. You gave yourself to me. Now, I am giving myself to you. Now, I am living the healthy life that you have given me to live. That is very good. I know.

Lord, I will trust in you with all my heart. I will not rely on my own understanding. Instead I will acknowledge you in all my ways. Make my path straight as I humbly follow you. I will fear you and shun evil, so I can live the healthy life you have for me to live. Amen 

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Sows To Please The Spirit

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Discipleship Devotional Study Guide – Life – Galatians 6:8 – Sows To Please The Spirit – Growing As Disciples

The one who sows to please his sinful nature, from that nature will reap destruction; the one who sows to please the Spirit, from the Spirit will reap eternal life. Galatians 6:8

Sowing

Watch out. Watch out for what? Watch out that you are not feeding sinful desires. Why is that? You tell me. What I feed will grow larger and stronger. Yes, it will. If I’m not careful I will almost automatically be feeding sinful and fleshly desires. Why is that? My heart and mind are being continually bombarded by the thoughts, values, opinions and practices of the world. Yes, that’s right. If I don’t guard my heart and mind then the world will begin to control all that I think, say and do.

Let’s talk more about not feeding sinful desires or sowing to your flesh.  All right, go ahead, what would you like to ask me? How are you guarding your heart, mind and spirit from feeding on all that the world has to offer? I’m staying away from evil that’s for sure. I run from evil as fast as I can. I don’t hang around evil for a curious and lingering look. I don’t entertain evil in my heart and mind.  That’s a sure way to slip into sinful thoughts, words, and deeds. Yes, it is. Whenever I have said or done something sinful it has always gotten its start in my mind. There is no doubt about that.

Isn’t it difficult to decide that you are going to stop thinking about something evil? Are you telling me that sin has completely lost any appeal to you? Are you saying there is nothing about evil that is alluring to you? No, I’m not say that at all, that would not be true. I’m not saying that I can just stop thinking about something evil. I’m not in this struggle against evil all on my own. You are with me. Yes, I am. If my battle against evil depended entirely on me I would certainly be defeated. Yes, you would. I can put evil on a starvation diet. I can severely limit all the evil that the world wants to feed me. Yes, you can. But, doing only that wouldn’t win any of my battles with evil. If my battle only involved that effort I would remain hopelessly defeated by my inability to say no to thinking, saying and doing evil things. Yes, you would.

So, I am not just stopping thinking about evil. I am not just stopping the feeding of my sinful desires or sowing to my flesh. There is more for me to do than to just stop thinking about evil.  Yes, there is. There is something else that I must also start. What’s that? I must feed my spirit. I must sow to my spirit. How will you do that? There are probably a thousand different ways to sow to the Spirit. But, they all involve something that pleases you. Can you give me some examples? Yes, I can. Reading and feasting on the word of God will certainly sow to my spirit and feed what you want to do in and through my life. Yes, it will. Entering into praise and worship of God will also feed my spirit. Ministering to the needs of others will also feed my spirit. Obeying you and doing whatever is pleasing to you will be sowing to the Spirit. You are right, all these will sow to the Spirit and feed what I want to do in and through your life. So, my life with you will require me to stop feeding the flesh and start feeding the Spirit. That is what I am now doing. That is what I will continue to do. Then you will have life now and forever with me.

Holy Spirit, I want to do what pleases you. No longer do I want to sow to the flesh and its sinful desires. Use the word of God to show me what pleases you. Use the word of God to give me the power and strength to do what pleases you. Amen

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We Trust In

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Discipleship Devotional Study Guide – Faith – Psalm 20:7 – We Trust In – Growing As Disciples

Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the LORD our God. Psalm 20:7 (NIV) 

Trust In?

What will you trust in? What will you come to rely on? Do these seem like complex and difficult questions for you to answer? I’m not sure. I will help you out. How so? I will tell you that there are only two answers to these questions. I don’t see how that could be possible. It’s really quite simple. You will either trust in me or in something or someone else. I get it. Do you? Yes, I do. Do you have an answer to my questions? Yes, I do. 

I have tried trusting in just about everyone and everything other than you. For that, I am sorry. For that, I am confessing my sin and asking for your forgiveness. That’s good. You are forgiven. You know that. Yes, I do. What would you like to do differently? I would like to come to rely on you. I would like to place all my trust in you. That’s good. Do you see any problems with doing that? Yes, I do. Tell me about them. I could give my very best effort and not full rely on or trust in you. In fact, my very best efforts would be just one more way I would be trusting in myself. I can’t even come to rely on or trust in you without your help. No, you cannot. That is a very good realization on your part. You will need to teach me. You will need to train me. You will need to help me to come to rely on and trust in you. Yes, I will. Do you have any doubts about my desire to help you to come to rely on me, so you will place all your trust in me? I have no doubts about that. That’s good.

There is one thing you must learn to do right away. What’s that? You tell me. I will need to learn to ask you for your help. When will you ask for my help? I will ask for your help right away. I won’t delay in asking for your help. I won’t ask for your help as a last resort. I won’s ask for your help after I have exhausted my best efforts and every other possible alternative. Right away, means right away. Yes, it does. I will ask your help in the beginning. I will ask for your help in the middle. I will ask for your help in the end. There is no time or place that I will rely on myself or someone or something else. In every way and on every day, I will place all my trust in you. That will be very good. 

Lord, I have trusted in money and material possessions. I have trusted in power, prestige and people. I have trusted in my gifts and talents and abilities. None of these are worthy of my trust. You alone are worthy of all my trust. I know that I can rely on you. Amen

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Such Great Faith

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Discipleship Devotional Study Guide – Miracles – Matthew 8:10 – Such Great Faith – Growing As Disciples

When Jesus heard this, he was astonished and said to those following him, “I tell you the truth, I have not found anyone in Israel with such great faith. Matthew 8:10 (NIV)

Faith And Action

Could I have that? Can I ask you for that? Can you have what? You can ask me for anything. Can I ask for great faith? Yes, you can ask me for great faith. Why do you want great faith? Great faith must be used. Great faith must be exercised. You will never know if you have great faith until you step out in faith. Great faith is not meant to go unused. Great faith is not passive. Great faith does not sit around and do nothing. Great faith takes action. So, if I ask you for great faith, I must also be asking you to help me to take great action. You got that right.

I want great faith. I will take great action. I will not sit around. I will not let the great faith you give me go unused. That’s good. What kind of action might you be willing to take? I will meet with you every day in your word. I will have faith to believe that you will speak to me. I will have faith to believe that you will help me to live and walk in an intimate relationship with you. I will have faith to believe that you will mold and shape my life. I will have faith to believe that you will give me thoughts to think, words to speak and deeds to do. That will be very good. What else? I will go and do what you ask of me. I will have faith to believe that you will make me able to know and do your will. I will have faith to believe that you will make me able to accomplish your purpose and fulfill your plans. I will have faith to believe that you will use me as your witness in the world. I will have faith to believe that you will help me to bear fruit for your kingdom and bring glory to your name. That is also very good. What else? I will not give up. I will not quit. I will have no regrets. I will make no retreats. I will hold nothing in reserve. I will pour myself out in your service. I will have faith to believe that you will revive, refresh and restore me as I love, follow and serve you. That is very good. I will give you all that you have asked of me. I will give you great faith. I will help you to take great action. 

Lord, I have not always had great faith. Even now, I want and need much more faith. Grow my faith in you. Help me to rely fully on you. Help me to have faith to ask you for all I need. Help me to have faith to go and do all that you ask of me for your glory. Amen

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Heard My Cry

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Discipleship Devotional Study Guide – God The Father – Psalm 116:1-2 – Heard My Cry – Growing As Disciples

I love the LORD, for he heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy.  Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live. Psalm 116:1-2 (NIV)

Heard My Cry

I know that you have heard my cry. I know that you have heard my prayers. I know that it delights you when I come to you to ask you for what I need. It is your joy to hear and answer my prayers. Are questions coming? You know me. Yes, I know you. My questions are more to me than to you. Since I know that you delight to hear from me and it is your joy to hear and answer my prayers, I have a big question for myself. What’s that? Why do I pray so infrequently? Why do I ask for so little? I can’t adequately answer my own question to myself. Here is what I will do. What’s that? I will ask you to fan the flame of prayer in me. Give me prayers to pray. Show me what I need. Give me wisdom to know what I can and should ask of you. Guide my prayers.  I will hear and answer these prayers. Thank you.

We both know what is behind my desire to pray. Yes, we do. But, tell me what is behind your desire to pray. Of all the prayers that I have ever prayed one stands out as the most important. There is a prayer that is in my heart and mind every day of my life. Tell me that prayer. I want to know you. I want to live in an intimate relationship with you. I want to hear your voice. I want to love you with all my heart and mind and soul and strength. I want to walk through life with you. I want to go where you guide me. I want to do what you ask of me. I want to fully live the life you have called me to live. I want to live a life that is fruitful for your kingdom. I want to bring glory to your name. One day, I want to hear you say, “Well done, good and faithful servant.” This is what I want and need above all else. This is the highest and most important prayer that I could ever pray. You could not give me anything better than the answer to this prayer. Is there any chance that I will not hear and answer this prayer? No, you will help me to live and walk in an intimate relationship with you. You will help me to be faithful. You will hear my cry. You will turn your ear to me. Yes, I will. I will call on you as long as I live. Yes, you will. 

Heavenly Father, I have often failed to come to ask you for what I need. What a mistake that has been. I now know that you want me to live in an intimate relationship with you. It is your delight to hear and answer my prayers. So, I will ask you for what I need. Amen

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Filled

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Discipleship Devotional Study Guide – Be – Matthew 5:6 – Filled – Growing As Disciples

Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, For they shall be filled. Matthew 5:6 (NKJV)

Desire

There is something that I want to ask of you. There is something that I want you to give me. There is something that I will not stop asking of you. What’s that? I want you to fan the flame of my passion for you. I want a hunger and thirst for righteousness to burn white hot in me. I want to be fully devoted to you. I want to be completely on fire for you. I want to shine brightly for you like a star in the universe. I want to be a bold witness for you in the world. I want others to be drawn to you because they will have seen that you are living in and though my life. I want my life to be well used by you. I want you to send me to wherever you want me to go. I want you to ask me to do whatever you want me to do for you. In every way, I want to live my live with and for you. I am your servant. I am at your disposal. That is very good.

Where do you think these desires in your heart have come from? Who do you think has put these requests in your mind? Do you think that these desires of your heart and these requests from your mind originate with you? Well, I can tell you for certain that these desires of my heart and requests of my mind do not come from me. I am certain that all these desires and requests originate with you. That’s right. Why do you think it is important for you to know that both your desires and your requests originate with me? If my desires and my requests originate with you that means it is your will, purpose and plan that I have these desires and requests in my heart and mind. That’s right. If it is my will, purpose and plan that you have these desires and requests what are the chances that I will hear and answer them for you? If you give me a desire, you will grant me a desire. If you give me a request, you will answer my request. Are you sure about that? Yes, I am sure about that. I have no doubt in my heart and mind. That is very good. What will you continue to do with these desires and requests? I will keep on praying them to you. I will keep on asking you to answer them. That will be very good.

Lord, I have this hunger and thirst within me burning like a fire. I am consumed with desire for you. I am filled with passion to live my life with and for you. I want to live the life you have called me to live. I want to go where you guide me to do all you ask of me. Amen

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Earnestly Seek Him

Discipleship Devotional Study Guide - Prayer - Hebrews 11:6 - Earnestly Seek Him - Growing As Disciples

Discipleship Devotional Study Guide – Prayer – Hebrews 11:6 – Earnestly Seek Him – Growing As Disciples

And without faith it is impossible to please God, because anyone who comes to him must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who earnestly seek him. Hebrews 11:6 (NIV)

Pleasing God

Do you want to live a life that is pleasing to me? Yes, I want to live a life that is pleasing to you. The strongest desire of my heart is that I will live a life that is pleasing to you. There is nothing that I want more than to live a life that is pleasing to you. I have no greater pursuit in life than to live a life that is pleasing to you. How can I live a life that is pleasing to you? That is a very good question. That is a question to which you need a very clear answer that you understand completely. A vague answer to that question will not due. You must not leave that question until it has been fully answered and completely understood. How you answer that question will guide the entire course of your life. How you answer that question will determine the thoughts of your mind, words of your mouth, deeds of your life and prayers of your heart. You don’t want to come up with the wrong answer to that question. What is the answer to that question. You tell me.

I will give you my answer. I’m listening. If I want to please you I must believe that you exist. There is no possibility of pleasing you if I don’t believe that you exist. Who would try to please someone who did not exist? No one, I’m sure. It is not enough to simply say with my words, that I believe that you exist. I must demonstrate with my life that I believe that you exist. How so? I must earnestly seek you with all my heart and mind and soul and strength. I must come to rely on you rather than on myself. If I rely on myself that will be a sign that I don’t really believe that you exist. What else? I must believe that you reward those who earnestly seek you. How do I reward those who earnestly seek me? You hear and answer the prayers of those who earnestly seek you. What will you do if you believe that I exist and that I will reward those who earnestly seek me? I will meet with you in prayer. I will live my life in an ongoing dialogue of prayer with you. I will listen to you. I will follow your guidance. I will receive your instruction. What else? I will fervently make all my prayers know to you. I will believe that you will hear and answer all my prayers. That will be very good. You have answered well. Do these things and you will certainly live a life that is pleasing to me.

Heavenly Father, I do believe that you exist. I want to live a life that is fully pleasing to you. I will come to you. I will earnestly seek you with all my heart and mind and soul and strength. I know that you are God and that you will hear and answer my prayers. Amen

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