Spiritual Growth: Growing in a Love Relationship with
To grow spiritually in Christ, we must be familiar with the Word of God. It contains many love letters from the Father. Growth comes from holding a desire and focus in one’s heart. Within the meaning of ʾahab, the one who loves actively seeks associate. She also seeks relationship and friendship based on a covenant relationship.
Key Scriptures: Love Relationship with God
Deuteronomy 6:5 You shall love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might.
God desires us to love Him with all our hearts. He desires love from all our souls, and with all our might. Each day focus on our love for Him. Also, focus on His love for us.
From the moment, we awake in the morning we hold opportunity. We focus upon His will for our lives. Take a few minutes to praise Him. Adore Him setting your mind on things above. As you go through your day, pray continuously. Speak to God and seek His lead. He will guide your way. Develop a deeper love relationship with Him.
Psalm 119:97 Oh how I love your law! It is my meditation all the day.
God’s words are our meditation throughout the whole day. It is when I keep my mind upon Him, I keep my focus on heavenly things. You can do the same!
Spend time thinking of God with heavenly thoughts. Deepen your love for the Word of God. View thought time as seed time. The more time spent thinking of God things, the healthier your spirit becomes. Sow seed in talking to the Father. Do this throughout your day. More activity deepens the love relationship with Him!
More Key Scriptures: Love Relationship with God
Deuteronomy 11:22 For if you will be careful to do all this commandment that I command you to do, loving the LORD your God, walking in all his ways, and holding fast to him
We must be careful to hold the thoughts of God. Continuously focus upon Him. Keep your spiritual ears open to His lead. He will guide you through the day. He will show the way.
Developing this love relationship will bring life. It will bring peace to you and your family. Hold fast to Him and His Word. Cling to Him daily!
Psalm 40:16 But may all who seek you rejoice and be glad in you; may those who love your salvation say continually, “Great is the LORD!”
Seek God. This brings joy in your salvation! Clinging to the Word and the Holy Spirit requires attentive focus. To “cling” means to hold on very tightly to. You can do this!
Jeremiah 31:3 The LORD appeared to him from far away. I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore, I have continued my faithfulness to you.
God’s Love is Eternal & Everlasting
God loves us with an eternal love. His love is everlasting. It is endless love and He is faithful to keep His promises. Our hearts take on the very character and nature of God Himself. In other words, our heart’s love for God becomes deeper. We walk in greater faithfulness in the things of God.
Biblical love, or the God-kind of love, contains passion. It is passion to know Him and to hold on to His Word. Cling with a very strong grip, giving praise to the Father. Depend on the Holy Spirit as your Teacher and Guide.
Do you desire a deeper relationship?
Do you desire a deeper love relationship with the Father? Are you seeking a relationship with Jesus Christ? Is the Holy Spirit your intimate friend?
I encourage you to press into the things of God! Spend time in His presence. Meditate on His Word. Speak to Him in prayer. Praise Him for the miraculous changes He is bringing into your life!
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