How To Know God Personally?

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The best way to know God is to pray about it and talk with a pastor or friend who is Christian. Get yourself a Bible and start reading it. The journey you will be on is worth finding the destiny of it. ~ Bill Greguska

If you want to know how to know God, we have some straightforward ideas to share with you! Here are some encouraging scriptures about knowing God better.

1 John 4:6  We are from God, and whoever knows God listens to us, but whoever is not from God does not listen to us. This is how we recognize the Spirit of truth and the spirit of falsehood.

 


I Have Tried To Know God, But I Just Don’t Get It!

 

 


Basic Principles In Your Search Of How To Know God

How to know God? It would be wrong to say that there is a cookie-cutter formula on how to know God. I say that because each one of our lives is different, with different circumstances, different people, all with different personalities. Even so, there are some common denominators that most all Christians experience in various degrees. Do not worry because God wants to be known, and He is not hiding from you. He wants you to know Him. What I can do to help is point you in the direction for you to find God through this website. Below are some simple principles that you can follow in your journey to understand God.

 


 

 

How To Know God Is The Good News?

 


 

Reading the Bible Is A Relationship With God!

 

Here is an example of how reading the Bible can provide such answers. What is God’s will for your life? Read Romans 12:1-2. “Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God this is your true and proper worship. Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is his good, pleasing and perfect will.”
God’s general will for your life is that you would offer yourself to Him, not conform to the pattern of this world, and be transformed. Until you start doing that, why would you expect him to reveal anything more specific? Prepare yourself to be used by God first, and then He will provide a way to use you for His purpose and His glory.

Reading The Bible Daily Is One Step In Preparing Yourself To Be Used By God.

It’s the beginning of a life-long relationship with God.
Another great reason to read and understand the Bible is that Jesus Christ modeled such understanding for us. Jesus said many times, “It is written…” because he knew the scriptures. And so, we should know the scriptures too. Knowing scripture can also help us defend ourselves from being deceived by Satan.
(Read Matthew 4:4-10. Mark 7:6)
Read Luke 10:25-28, “On one occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” he asked, “what must I do to inherit eternal life?” “What is written in the Law?” he replied. “How do you read it?” He answered: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind’; and, ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’” “You have answered correctly,” Jesus replied. “Do this, and you will live.”
Notice that Jesus Christ says, “do this.” It’s not enough to merely read God’s word. It’s not even enough to understand it. We must also live it. But we can’t live what we don’t know or don’t understand. So, an essential, lifelong spiritual discipline is to read and study the Bible for understanding. Then, seek to DO or apply what you are learning.

So, Your Job And Privilege To Read The Bible Every Day.

No matter how busy you get, read at least some of the Bible each day…even if that means you only read two verses. If you are already following a reading plan, keep going. If you and your mentor agree on a different chapter to read, then do that.
Otherwise, read James 1 and James 2 this week. Both chapters are concise and doable. Don’t feel like you have to read both sections in one sitting. Just make sure you are reading God’s word each day. If you finish skimming these chapters, go back and re-read them. Continue reading and re-reading these chapters this week.

Remember, The Bible Is Unlike Any Other Book.

It’s not a book you just read, put down, and then move on to another book. It’s not a book you ever “finish” reading. So, please don’t feel pressure to finish reading it. Just CONTINUE to read it.
Read the chapters above and keep reading them several times through. As you read, think about how you are DOING what it says. Ask yourself, “how do I need to LIVE these verses?”
  1. What you learned about God or yourself.
  2. How you can apply the verses to your life.

 


Fundamental Way On How To Know God?

  1. Start by praying to gain wisdom and knowledge about God and His word. If you are new to prayer, consider it to be talking to God as if you were talking to a friend.
  2. Humbly ask God to reveal Himself to you through prayer, reading the Bible, fellowship with others.
  3. Get a Bible and start by reading Proverbs or 1 John 1-5. (think of questions while you are reading)
  4. Visit GotQuestions.org and ask questions and get Biblical answers based on scriptures.
  5. If you know a Christian, ask them if you could sit down and talk to them about their faith, ask questions and start to get the answers you need.
  6. Do not restrict your questions. God tells us to come to Him like little children.
  7. You could also talk with a pastor to collect more information on your quest to find God? These things can be done in person, on the phone, email.
  8. God doesn’t want us to merely find out facts about Him; He wants us to find Him with our whole being. He wants you to know Him personally and have a relationship with him, which involves both intellect and heart.
  9. At some point, develop your testimony and share it with others you know, and even strangers.
  10. Make a list of qualities of God and your Christian faith that you are learning about. Starting a journal is also a great idea.

 


How To Know God If You Are An Athiest?

 


10 More Good Ideas To Keep In Mind While Searching For God!

  1. Do not lose heart if your search to know God does not go as quickly as possible. Be patient, and God will show Himself to you day by day and week by week.
  2. Keep on praying, not only each morning when you wake up but also throughout the day.
  3. It is wise to hold loosely to your preconceived notions about God and the Bible until you learn firsthand which God is from the Bible itself.
  4. Take time to go on Youtube to do more investigations by searching in the search bar for things you want to know.
  5. I would suggest reading other Christian books that help you understand the Bible better, but be careful not to allow them to replace your reading of the Bible.
  6. Visit Biblegateway.com and do word searches on things that you want to learn more about.
  7. Ask others how they discovered Jesus Christ, what things helped them to develop a relationship with Christ?
  8. Ask others to share their testimony on how they found Jesus in their lives?
  9. Become more aware of God and His creation, keeping in mind that God created the heavens and the earth and everything and everybody in it.
  10. Keep in mind that we need to come to God with faith like little children.
Jesus said, “Ask, and it will be given to you; seek, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened” Matthew 7:7

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