Do you know the Will of God for your life in every decision that concerns your life? You would want to know “How can I inquire of the Lord to know His will for your life. It is essential to know that seeking the consent of the Lord your God is the right way to God in all things you do? This is no rocket science but how would you go about it?
To be able to inquire of the LORD, you need to ask yourself if you are a child of God?, Read on How to Become a Child of God on afrosages.com to be able to comprehend what it takes, this a step to the question – How can I Inquire of the Lord?
It is pure logic to inquire of something from what you believe and trust in to be a good source of information; you seek something when you know it provides a solution to your problem. I sought Jesus Christ because I knew that is my access to Heaven.
Many want to make heaven but are not willing to take the steps that leads there. Thomas, a disciple of Jesus asked;
“Lord,” said Thomas, “we do not know where You are going, so how can we know the way?” Jesus answered,“I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me. If you had known Me, you would know My Father as well. From now on you do know Him and have seen Him.” – John 14:5-7
Be aligned to God through the Son; This is a prerequisite for discovering the will of God for your life. A way to be able to continually inquire of the Lord is to be aligned to the Son of God; Christ Jesus and through Prayer.
Prayer is what we use to inquire of the Lord, pray with faith and believe in what you are inquiring about, be cautious not to pray amidst, that is praying for things you ought to know are not with reverence to God.
It is very necessary to inquire of the Lord in single thing that you do whether big of small. To inquire of the Lord, David told us of how to access God and inquire of Him; Enter his gates with thanksgiving, and his courts with praise! Give thanks to him; bless his name! – Psalms 100:4. Christ Jesus taught us a model of how to pray and inquire of the Lord in what we have come to know as the Lord’s Prayer. In this prayer carried the prerequisites for an acceptable prayer. – Matthew 6:9-13
How to I hear if I Inquire of the Lord?
God is an answering God, He never lies, He has never lied, He knows everything for He created the heavens and earth and the entire universe which still remains under Him, He never sleeps nor slumbers and He sees all and everything and nothing Happens without His knowledge.
So long as you accept Christ, born again with a Holy Ghost Baptism, making a way for the Holy Spirit to lead you, assist you, direct you, counsel you, help you and speak to you always that is a sure way of getting answers when you inquire of the LORD.
God speaks with to us with the reading of His Word and application of His word takes common sense, wisdom and understanding which He grants when we pray for it. The Bible was inspired and written for our examples(admonishing, warning), so it would be out of place to be looking for another Guide Book apart from the Bible.
The Lord speaks to us through, dreams, visions and through other people(pastors, prophets, etc, mind you, God can speak directly to you whether you are a pastor, prophet, evangelist or whoever). He can decide to use signs and wonders to speak to us, in fact the LORD our God works in mysterious ways so do not put limitations on Him. He does what He Does because He is GOD.
To serve is to be a servant! We serve our earthly masters with fear and trembling, with caution and attention to detail how much more the Grand Master, the I am that I am? The rules of servanthood hasn’t changed, you inquire of your Master what needs to be done, and do according to expectations you do not do what you the servant wants. Be a resource to someone who asks you; How can I Inquire of the Lord?
Dear Lord, lead me in all things and I will follow, direct me and I will go! Let your will be done in my life as a manifestation of your glory.