So we talked about why it might be that we are hard of hearing when it comes to discerning the voice of God in our lives. There was the example of my son Jeremiah who has massive wax boulders in his ears so that when we speak to him, he can’t hear us, literally.
The reason we can’t hear is not because God is not speaking because I believe God is constantly speaking to us. And one word from Jesus that hits our hearts directly can transform our lives. If you believe in daily hygiene, then I hope that the reason you might be having a hard time hearing the voice of God is not because you have ear wax boulders. If so, buy Q-tips.
As in the example of Louis Pasteur who disproved spontaneous generation by using a flask with a crooked funnel, the real reason why we can’t perceive when God is speaking directly at us is because our hearts are crooked. [Read more…] about Mark 1: Quest for the Real Jesus (Part 3 of 3)