Practicing God’s Presence in Prayer
Psalm 16:7,8 says, “I will praise the Lord, who counsels me; even at night my heart instructs me.” David Jeremiah says, “I keep my eyes on the Lord, and with him at my right hand, I will not be shaken.”
Preparing Your Heart:
Inhale deeply and remain still; acknowledge God’s presence; tell Him what’s going on inside of you right now; and thank Him for meeting you right where you are.
Close your eyes and take a few deep breaths while reading Psalm 16:7,8 and Deuteronomy 31:8 and Matthew 28:20. Write some things you might say to God to acknowledge His presence during your time alone with Him.
How do you invite God’s presence?
Spend time in fellowship with Him by soaking in His presence, waiting on Him in worship, and listening to His voice as if you were talking to a friend; invite Him to take control of your life and decisions; ask Him to lead, direct, and counsel you; and spend time in fellowship with Him by soaking in His presence, waiting on Him in worship, and listening to His voice as if you were talking to a friend.
What is the presence of God means?
The ability of a god or gods to be “present” with human beings is referred to as divine presence, presence of God, Inner God, or simply presence in religion, spirituality, and theology.
What did David say about the presence of God?
There is nothing like entering into the presence of God for peace and rest for the soul. David knew that the ultimate place of peace and rest for his soul was in the presence of God.
How do you know the presence of God?
How Can We Become More Conscious of God’s Presence?
- Give God the Glory.
- Read Scripture for Stories of God Meeting People.
- Read Scripture and See How It Relates to You.
- Recognize the Many Ways God Is Speaking to You.
How do you promote God?
How to Disseminate God’s Word
- Carry your Bible with you at all times.
- 2 Wear religious clothing or jewelry.
- 3 Be open about your faith.
- 4 Share faith-based movies, music, and books with your friends.
- 5 Share your salvation story.
- 6 Post verses on social media.
- 7 Hand out Bibles to others.
How do you exalt God in worship?
Exalting God means elevating Him to the highest position in our lives, giving Him first place in every thought we have, every word we speak, and every deed we do. This can only be done through His Son, Jesus Christ, because God has exalted Jesus and made Him Lord over everything (Philippians 2:8-9)!
What is the power of the presence of God?
When we are receptive to God’s love for His children, which is divine, pure, unconditional, and peaceful, we can feel His presence and see His power. God takes care of His children constantly with His power and strength. Understanding and actually feeling God’s presence can help us adjust bad circumstances.
Are we always in God’s presence?
God is always present with us. When we put our faith in Jesus, God gives us His Spirit, who dwells with us and in us (see John 14:16-17). However, in the stress and rush of our lives, it can be difficult to recognize that He is with us. It’s called “practicing the presence of God” or simply “communion with God” by some.
How does God speak to us in sacred Scripture?
God speaks through human channels to speak words of prophecy, tongues and interpretation, and words of wisdom and knowledge (1 Cor. 12:8-10), as well as to distribute His message through anointed sermons, songs, and writings.
What does Psalm 27 say?
When evil men advance against me to devour my flesh, when my enemies and foes attack me, they will stumble and fall.
Why David is called man after God’s heart?
David was “a man after God’s own heart” because he recognized that the Lord is the only source of light and salvation.
How do I know my prayers are answered?
God Is Answering Your Prayers in 4 Ways
- God Answers Your Prayers Through Scripture. God always speaks through His word.
- God Answers Your Prayers Through Others.
- God May Answer Your Prayers Audibly.
How do I know if God is with me?
But how can you tell if it’s your own thoughts or divine inspiration? Galations 5:22-23 says, “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance.”
Does God speak through feelings?
God speaks to you through your thoughts and feelings When God wants to speak to you, he won’t come up to you in person; instead, he’ll help you “hear” him through your thoughts and feelings.