A Prayer for Your Daily Quiet Time (And 12 Verses to Start Your Day)
There’s so much in this life that can make us anxious, even when we know God’s truth and believe He’s in control. Today is a gift straight from His hand.
How can I have quiet time with God?
Memorize verses that speak to you in a special way as part of your reflection; see the section on “How To Memorize God’s Word” in the Grasping God’s Word Booklet for more information. Finish our Quiet Time by talking to God about what He has shown you and making your requests from our prayer list.
What does it mean when you pray and God is silent?
Trust God’s presence when you hear God’s silence and feel his absence; however, the story behind the story of Christmas is that you can trust God because he literally moved heaven and earth to bring the message of his grace, forgiveness, and presence to you. God is with us and active even when God is silent.
Why is it important to have quiet time with God?
Having time alone with God will strengthen our relationship with Him, and we should be willing to spend time alone with God at any hour of the day or night, as Jesus did. Seeing how important quiet time was in Jesus’ life should inspire us to do the same.
What does Bible say about quiet time?
Background. Proponents of the concept argue that Jesus spent a lot of time alone in prayer: “Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed,” according to Luke 5:16 (NIV). Leslie Hardin suggests that this was Jesus’ Quiet Time: spending time in prayer and fellowship with God.
What do u do when God is silent?
Whatever you’re going through, bring it to the Lord. Speak to him, be honest with him. Trust that he hears you, take refuge in his faithfulness, and know that there’s a mighty God who loves you behind every heavy silence.
How do you know when God is telling you something?
3 Indicators That God Is Trying To Communicate With You
- Repetitive Messages. Repetition is one of the most obvious ways God tries to get your attention.
- Friendly Fire. Another obvious way God tries to get your attention is through your friends.
When God is silent he is working?
When God is silent, He is watching and working When God is silent, He is watching and working | Faith. God knew the world needed a Savior, so He sacrificed Jesus to save mankind, despite the fact that it was a difficult and dark day.
Why do we need to do quiet time?
Silence allows us to engage in self-reflection and daydreaming, which stimulates multiple parts of the brain; it allows us to quiet our minds and focus on what really matters; and it cultivates mindfulness, or the recognition and appreciation of the present moment.
What is the benefit of quiet time?
Quiet time helps you discover what’s important; if you’re involved in too many activities, taking on too much, or wasting time on unimportant and time-consuming projects and tasks, you’ll lose sight of what’s most important.
How does God speak to us?
God has communicated with humanity throughout history by speaking audibly to humans, by speaking to us through the glory of His creation, by speaking to us through His Holy Spirit, and by speaking to us through dreams, visions, and our thoughts.
How do you do a morning devotion?
Every day, set aside the same amount of time.
- Many people prefer to have their devotions first thing in the morning so that they can begin the day focused on their relationship with God.
- Your devotion doesn’t have to be longu2014start with 10-15 minutes per day.
How do I hear the voice of God?
While you wait for God to speak, praise him for his goodness and faithfulness to you. Thank him for his concern for your situation and for his answer even before you hear him speak.