7 Steps To Follow to Find God’s Will

You Don’t Follow A Map To Find God’s Will This past weekend I needed directions to East Troy Bible Church where I taught a Walk Thru the Bible Old Testament Live Event. I entered the church’s address in my GPS and took off. It gave me specific turn by turn instructions and finally announced “You have […]

God’s Will – 3 Reasons Why You Want to Know It

A Conversation About God’s Will After the church service Luke, a young man in his twenties, waited patiently for everyone to leave so he could speak with Pastor Randy. “Pastor, can I ask you a question?” he asked nervously. “Sure, how can I help you?” Randy asked. “I’ve been dating a sweet girl for almost […]

4 Reasons We Don’t Discern God’s Will

The Things That Prevent Us From Discerning God’s Will It’s been a brutal winter. In the Chicago area we’ve had bitter cold and snow, although nowhere near as much as they’ve had in New England. Two weeks ago we got hit with a storm that dropped 15 inches of snow over a two day period. […]

Understanding Our Personal Free Will

We Exercise Our Free Will When We Seek God’s Will People like to sit in the same place. This is true at church, school and in the conference room at work. If you sit somewhere else it’s because you choose to do so. Perhaps it’s warmer in another chair or it’s closer to a friend. […]

God’s Will – To Accept It We Must First Understand It

Understanding God’s Will Everything happens for a reason, is a common phrase in our culture. It’s often said after something tragic happens. On the surface it seems to be an attempt to make sense of an emotionally painful event such as a death or accident. On another level, however, it expresses a fatalistic attitude that […]