Chapter Strengthening Our Relationship with God
Satan wants you to think you can't improve your relationship with God. God wants to give you even more of himself. 7 Things That'll Strengthen Your Relationship With God. How to stay God will always be there to provide us with that support. It is important. Have you ever felt your relationship with God growing more distant and unfamiliar with the passing of time? These verses will remind you of the.
Understanding the power of faith over fear and worry "Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.
The Lord is close to the broken-hearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. The righteous person may have many troubles, but the Lord delivers him from them all. To achieve such effect, we need to pray to Him actively and often contemplate His love and grace on us.
If we can understand the truth and put it into practice, then His word will be our life. In addition, to those words of God we do not understand, we still need to fellowship with those who understand the truth, so that we can understand and practice the truth.
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With such an effect, we will have a proper relationship with God. Setting our intentions right in everything is also significant to establishing a proper relationship with God.
Though many people follow God, few of them can truly act in accordance with His intention. Take dedication and service for example. We know that genuine dedication should be established on the basis of repaying the love of God, and it is to willingly dedicate what we have, which includes money, time, our entire being.
Take myself as an example. This is because I think they should be paid by my own, and because I should repay God for His giving them to me. What is it that I sacrifice and pay a little bit now if I can gain the glorious crown in the future? At times I would get other boys to accompany me.
It would not hurt you, boys and girls, to call upon the Lord in your secret places, as I did. That was the spirit which I had when a little boy. And God has led me from one thing to another. If you pursue a course of this kind, he will bless you also.
Do not trust in yourselves, but study the best books—the Bible and Book of Mormon —and get all the information you can, and then cleave to God and keep yourselves free from corruption and pollution of every kind, and the blessings of the Most High will be with you. I do not believe in a religion that has not got all my affections, but I believe in a religion that I can live for, or die for. I am not talking about things that I do not understand; I have wrestled with death, and had the devil aiming at me, and I cared nothing for it.
Let me be deprived of this hope and my religion is vain. Because others act foolishly we cannot afford to imitate them. We profess to be the Zion of God, the pure in heart. We profess to be men and women of integrity, of truth and virtue, and to have faith in God.
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This must not only be our profession, but our practice; we must carry out and fulfil the word and will and law of God. It is not only the cause of action, but includes both cause and action. Or in other words it is belief or faith made perfect by works. And as long as we do this, and as long as we keep the holy covenants we have entered into with him and with one another, Zion will triumph. Our desires must be for God and his righteousness, until we shall exclaim with one of old: O God, search me, and try me, and if there be any way of wickedness in me, bid it depart [see Psalm It is for us, as fathers and mothers, to go before the Lord in all humility and call upon him that his peace may be in our hearts; and wherein we may have done wrong, confess that wrong and repair it as far as we possibly can; and in this way let every man and woman in Israel begin to set their houses in order, and forever cultivate the spirit of peace, the spirit of union and love.
And if the families of Israel do this throughout all the land of Zion, all fearing God and working righteousness, cherishing the spirit of humility and meekness, and putting our trust in him, there is no power in existence that can injure us. Peace is the gift of God. Do you want peace? Do you want peace in your families?