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3 Ways to Find Clarity from God

Figuring out God's plan for you in can be difficult. Here are 3 Ways to help find clarity in those decisions big or small.

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As followers of Jesus, we need to take our troubles to him when we face hard times. But sometimes deciphering what he's really telling us to do can feel difficult. If we want to rely on God and follow his plan, we have to learn to find clarity in what he鈥檚 telling us. Below you鈥檒l find 3 steps to find clarity from God.

Step 1: Start with Scripture

The first place to start when looking for clarity in our own situations is the Bible. When we start with Scripture, we can know that our foundation is in God鈥檚 Word. Then we can check our hearts and desires against God鈥檚 (Jeremiah 17:9).

If you鈥檙e looking to learn more about reading the Bible, join our Bible Discovery class, happening in-person and online soon! Or jump into a Bible Reading Plan and commit to reading God鈥檚 Word daily.

Step 2: Find and Build A Trusted Community

It鈥檚 easy to make unwise decisions in a vacuum. Surrounding yourself with people you trust who also trust in Jesus can help when trying to figure out what God is telling you. Like it says in Proverbs 11:14, wise counsel can bring safety and clarity to your life, and point you back to God.

An easy way to find your people is to join a Group! Find one that works for you using LCBC鈥檚 Group Finder.

Step 3: Listen to God鈥檚 Voice

When we look to God for answers, one of the best choices we can make is to be still and listen for his voice. That means slowing down, silencing our heart, removing our screens, and really listening for what he鈥檚 telling us. God rarely speaks in a booming voice鈥攚e have to quiet ourselves to hear him clearly.

If you鈥檙e wondering how to practically hear from God, check out this article on 3 Ways We Can Hear God鈥檚 Voice.

No matter what situation you鈥檙e facing, you can always depend on God鈥檚 faithfulness and love for you. 

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