In Touch Devotional By Dr Charles Stanley

In Touch Devotional 7 September 2022 || Dr Charles Stanley

In Touch Devotional 7 September 2022 || Dr Charles Stanley

In Touch Devotional 7 September 2022 || Dr Charles Stanley

Welcome to In Touch Daily Devotional for 7th September 2022 written by Dr Charles Stanley. May the Lord bless you as you study and pray!

IN TOUCH DEVOTIONAL 7 SEPTEMBER 2022 BY DR CHARLES STANLEY

Today’s Topic: The Impact of Knowing God
An intimate relationship with God transforms every area of life.

Dr Charles Stanley Devotional September 7, 2022

Scripture: 1 John 2:1-17

Are you seeking to know and understand the Lord? Even though He’s beyond human comprehension in many ways, God has revealed much of Himself in His Word. And as we search for Him in Scripture, we’ll grow in our understanding of His nature. But this isn’t merely an academic pursuit. Knowing God practically impacts every area of life.

For one thing, knowledge of God influences our prayers. Instead of asking for whatever we want, we’ll seek to ask according to His will (1 John 5:14-15). And we won’t limit our requests in size or scope because we’ll realize that nothing is impossible with God.

The way we view the Lord also affects how we think, behave, and relate to other people. Knowing Him intimately transforms our natural tendency toward doubt and sin. Then we desire to walk obediently before Him, with a pure heart. Instead of loving the world, we seek to please Him by loving His people unselfishly and resisting sinful lusts.

Paul thought knowing the Lord was so important that he made it the primary pursuit of his life (Philippians 3:8-10). Could that be said of you? Self-reformation soon fails, but knowledge of God renews you from the inside out.

Bible in One Year: Ezekiel 34-36

In Touch Devotional 7 September 2022 || Dr Charles Stanley

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