When God Asks You to Do Something You Don’t Want to Do
I’m having a hard time right now because I sense God asking me to do something that seems too difficult, and I don’t want to obey. Why would He do that? How can I negotiate? It’s scary, isn’t it?
“I felt I had obeyed God enough with my womb, pregnancy was difficult for me, and I wanted my body back,” she said. Several years before, God asked me to put my art supplies and dreams of painting for commission on hold. It was a death to self. I chose to trust my Father in Heaven, who rules with wisdom and purpose, as Philippians 1:6 says.
What are things God tells us not to do?
The Bible forbids 11 things, but you do them anyway
- 1 | Round haircuts. See you in Hell, Beatles… and/or kids with bowl cuts, surfer cuts, or (my favorite) butt cuts.
- 2 | Football.
- 3 | Fortune telling.
- 4 | Pulling out.
- 5 | Tattoos.
- 6 | Polyester, or any other fabric blends.
Why does God doesn’t answer my prayers?
– If you knowingly condone sin, whether it’s happening to you or to someone else, and don’t correct it, you’re’regarding iniquity in your heart,’ and should therefore disregard God answering your prayers.
What 3 things can God not do?
This appealing tract explains that God is incapable of three things: lying, changing, and allowing sinners to enter heaven.
Are tattoos a sin?
Tattooing is considered a sin by the majority of Sunni Muslims because it involves altering God’s natural creation while inflicting unnecessary pain; tattoos are classified as dirty things, which are forbidden in Islam.
What do I do when God is silent?
Bring it to the Lord, speak to him, be honest in front of him, trust that he hears you, take refuge in his faithfulness, and know that there is a mighty God who loves you behind every heavy silence.
When God answer our prayers?
8 For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened.u201d ( Matthew 7:7-8) I also believe that when our heavenly Father responds to our prayers, He always responds with what is best for us.
Where does God Cannot lie?
Titus 1:2 u201cIn hope of eternal life, WHICH GOD; THAT CANNOT LIE; promised before the world began.u201d Hebrews 11:11 u201cThrough faith also, Sarah herself received strength to conceive seed,… because SHE JUDGED HIM FAITHFUL WHO HAD PROMISED.u201d
What are the 3 qualities of God?
God is traditionally described as a being who possesses at least three necessary properties in Western (Christian) thought: omniscience (all-knowing), omnipotence (all-powerful), and omnibenevolence (all-goodness). In other words, God knows everything, has the power to do anything, and is perfectly good.
What God Cannot do does not exist in Bible verse?
u201cBut Jesus saw them, and said to them, With men this is impossible; but with God all things are possible,u201d Matthew 19:26.
Does the Bible say tattoos are a sin?
Most Christians quote Leviticus 19:28, which says, u201cYou shall not make any cuttings in your flesh for the dead, nor tattoo any marks on you: I am the Lord.u201d So, why is this verse in the Bible?
What does the Bible say about getting tattoos?
Tattoos have been around for millennia, but the writers of the Hebrew Bible forbade tattooing in the ancient Middle East: u201cYou shall not make gashes in your flesh for the dead, or incise any marks on yourselves,u201d according to Leviticus 19:28.
Is there an unforgivable sin?
Several passages in the Synoptic Gospels, including Mark 3:28u201329, Matthew 12:31u201332, and Luke 12:10, as well as other New Testament passages like Hebrews 6:4-6, Hebrews 10:26u201331, and 1 John 5:16, specify one eternal or unforgivable sin (blasphemy against the Holy Spirit), also known as the sin unto death.