What type of a person does God use? Some people think that God can use anybody and others think that God can use only those people who have co-operated the most with Him. What type of a person can God use?
When the Lord had all the five loaves and both of the two fishes in His hands, He blessed them. The Lord blesses all that He receives and He receives only that which is given to Him in totality.
We had been married for three months when I started comparing her with other girls whose tender care I had discouraged. She was not as hard- working as Monique or Chantal. She neither had the wit nor the sense of humour of Marie-Claire or Suzanne. She was far from being as sensuous as Sylvie or Dorotha. She lacked this and she lacked that. I was bored with her. I had made the wrong choice. It was the drama of my life. I needed to divorce her before it was too late. I kept thinking
"What would have happened if Zacchaeus had come down from the tree, received the Lord Jesus, led him home but not announced his programme of putting things right and walking properly with God?"
Spiritual planning is the art of receiving from God the details of what He wants done, how He wants it done, when He wants it done, for what purpose He wants it done, with what materials He wants it done..., and setting out to obey what God said by doing things in full conformity to His will.
If the disciple wants to know the will of God and is committed to doing that will whatever it may be, God will guide him and show him His will. The following steps should guide him.