When I first gave my life to Christ and accepted Him as my Lord and Savior, I learned to hear His voice and to respond to it. I was in a perfect place to receive God. I had a lot of alone time. Within months, after returning to college, I also learned that not responding to His voice is easier than responding to it.
There are many demands, many louder voices and many distractions in our modern lives. Our world is like an MTV video; the images, thoughts, obligations and desires flash by in an unending stream of changing distractions. Unless I am continually going back to God, finding quiet time and seeking Him, His voice is usually drowned out. I have to choose God, or I will be responding to everything but God. Continue reading “God’s Still Quiet Voice”