This episode of Hearing God is packed full of strategies that can help us move forward in our capacity to hear God, especially if we are feeling stuck or as though we can’t hear God. Gary & Jane share many practical strategies and examples. The prophetic activation is encountering God through the gift-giver activation.
First Principle: Ask a different question.
- Change the question you ask God.
- Change things up in your relationship with God.
- Am I enjoying my relationship with God?
- Am I treating God like Santa Claus?
- Praise shifts the atmosphere.
Second Principle: Check obedience.
- Is there somewhere I am still to obey God?
- Is there an unbelief in hearing God?
- Is it because it is not the answer we want?
- Do I need more assurance or a ‘sign’?
- Is there a preconceived idea of what God sounds like?
Third Principle: God may appear silent, or the answer may look different.
- Speak life over your situation.
- Ask God, “What are you not saying?”
- Ask God, “What is your perspective of where I am right now?”
Led through the Gift-giver encounter of imagining Jesus walking up to you and giving you a present.
[1:23] – Gary & Jane share briefly how they have heard God this week.
[5:29] – First Principle – ask a different question.
[7:13] – Encouragement to change things up.
[8:38] – Gary asks if we’re treating God like Santa Claus.
[9:27] – Second Principle – check obedience.
[10:06] – Jane asks if it is because we are not getting the desired answer.
[12:14] – Jane shares a dream she had.
[16:03] – Encouragement to try prayer ministry.
[16:53] – Third Principle – God may appear silent, or the answer may look different.
[19:01] – Practical steps to apply in your life.
[21:38] – Prophetic activation – gift giver encounter.
[24:54] – Gary prays for you.
Resources / Links Mentioned:
- Prayer Ministry / Inner Healing through various places. Contact your local church or ministries like Bethel Sozo, Elijah House, Ellel Ministries, Heart Revive (Portico Church – online), Restore (Stairway SASH) or Restoring the Foundations.
- If you want to become a Christian, please get in touch with a Christian, or a local church, or find an Alpha course near you. https://alpha.org/try-alpha/
Bible Verses Mentioned:
- Psalm 119:105
- Psalm 100:4
- Exodus 3 &4
- Romans 12:2
- Jeremiah 29:12-13
- Jeremiah 33:3
- Deuteronomy 1:8
- Isaiah 55:11
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