Rev. Lon Lorton

October 20, 2019

Proverbs 3:5-6

A Short Course on Knowing God's Will for Your Life

Five Key Words to Deal With:

Trust  -  "Trust in the Lord with all your heart."

  • to lean fully with the entire body

Lean  -  "Lean not on your own understanding."

  • to rest upon for partial support

Understanding  -  "Lean not on your own understanding."

  • the mental processes used to analyze a problem

Acknowledge  -  "In all your ways acknowledge Him."

  • a command to know in a personal way

Direct / Make Straight  -  "He will make straight your paths."

  • God's personal involvement in directing your life

"Faith means believing in advance what will only make sense in reverse."  Philip Yancey

"Bless it all, Lord!"

  • Really?  The secret is a a relationship with God.