This is the work of an evangelist. To lead others to be lead by God. We stammer and stutter and think we are unfit for the task and it is true if we try to do it on our own. But the Holy Spirit through faith is able to perform the task with ease. It is when everything falls into place like it was meant to be. Don’t get me wrong. You will have angst as you step out in faith about whether or not you are making the right choice because that is what faith is; “Faith is the evidence of things not seen.”

As each step of the process unfolds, as we answer the call, and trust God for the results, we can see some pretty amazing things happen along the way. I used to think God was slow moving. But now I know that there are times when he answers just as the prayer is leaving my lips. Nanoseconds, people!

So, what is God doing as he leads us? He is clearing the path to make our way straight. God is more eager to answer than we are to ask. As we steep ourselves in God-reality we arrive at the place we most want to be-With God. And “With-God”, all things are possible.

Luke 12:22-34

22 Then Jesus said to his disciples: “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat; or about your body, what you will wear. 23 For life is more than food, and the body more than clothes. 24 Consider the ravens: They do not sow or reap, they have no storeroom or barn; yet God feeds them. And how much more valuable you are than birds! 25 Who of you by worrying can add a single hour to your life[b]? 26 Since you cannot do this very little thing, why do you worry about the rest?

27 “Consider how the wild flowers grow. They do not labor or spin. Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendor was dressed like one of these. 28 If that is how God clothes the grass of the field, which is here today, and tomorrow is thrown into the fire, how much more will he clothe you—you of little faith! 29 And do not set your heart on what you will eat or drink; do not worry about it. 30 For the pagan world runs after all such things, and your Father knows that you need them. 31 But seek his kingdom, and these things will be given to you as well.

32 “Do not be afraid, little flock, for your Father has been pleased to give you the kingdom. 33 Sell your possessions and give to the poor. Provide purses for yourselves that will not wear out, a treasure in heaven that will never fail, where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. 34 For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.

What does seeking his kingdom mean? How can we seek an invisible place?

We all struggle with questions as we work out our own salvation. When we pray the LORD’s Prayer, “Thy kingdom come, thy will be done,” do we really mean it? Or are they empty words we memorized for when we are in trouble?

Over and over Christ tells us in the bible about what the kingdom of God is like so we can speak out the truth in love to others and that kingdom he spoke of thousands of years ago comes. God reaches into our lives and makes it happen. He literally changes us so we see things differently. Our whole perspective changes. We no longer view the world from a self-centered position. We view the world through His eyes. We see the people starved for  their  Creator. We hear Him at his WORD. We come to know God and His purposes.

What I am telling you is nothing new. It is being told over and over in a million ways by pastors, preachers, teachers all over the world. They are answering God’s call to Peter, “Feed my sheep.”

So this little bit of scripture is a morsel not a meal. God leads us to feed ourselves on Him. He is the WORD. John 1.

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