The scriptures make us to understand that next to salvation, divine guidance is what the believer must experience to fulfill his destiny on the earth Deu. 32:9-14. It is one thing every believer will continue to require all through his journey in life Rms. 8:14.
The Significance of Divine Guidance.
In essence, some of the reasons why the believer must follow divine guidance.
Salvation empowers the believer above all the forces of life, thereby making him to walk in dominion Eph. 2:5-6; 1:20-21.
New birth delivered the believer from every form of shame and reproach in life, both in the present and future ones Isa. 61:7; 2Pet. 1:3.
The dominion, glory and honor ordained for the believer can only be experienced by following divine direction Num. 9:18-23; Exo. 13:17-19.
Following God who knows everything about the future is what guarantees arrival at one’s promised land Isa. 46:9-10. Therefore, there are no sealing on the believer’s destiny, every believer has the opportunity of rising to the topmost top he can imagine. But only the believer who will be committed to following divine direction will arrive there Exo. 23:20.
The Cost of wrong or Misdirection.
When a believer misses his step out of divine path, he becomes subject to the forces of death Pro. 14:12; 16:25. Also, he becomes vulnerable to the operation of the thief, who robs him of all that God has for his life and destiny Isa. 42:22-24.
Wonders of Divine Direction.
Following in divine direction enforces certain things into manifestation, which will make the believer to be wondered at. What are those things?
When one walks in divine path, God’s presence goes with that believer, this makes him to be free from all fear and intimidation Psa. 23:1,4; Exo. 3:7-10; 4:22-23. When one is plagued with fear, check to be sure one has not missed his step out of God’s path for one’s life.
Walking in divine path secures divine presence, which guarantees supernatural victory Jos. 6:1-20; 2Sam. 5:18-22,25-26. When the believer is recording loses and defeats, he should check whether he has not stepped out of God’s path for his life.
No matter the situation, circumstance or the climatic condition a believer finds himself, he is assured of a refreshing experiencing by commitment to walk in divine direction Jer. 17:9; Pro. 3:17; Psa. 23:1-6.
In conclusion, every child of God has the destiny of greatness and glory. But this is largely dependent on our commitment to follow divine leading.
To anyone reading this that will love to give his/her life to Christ, pray this prayer out loud with me from your heart: “Lord Jesus, I surrender my life to you today. Forgive me my sins; wash me with your blood. I believe you died for me, on the third day you rose again that I may be justified. Right now, I believe that my sins are forgiven; I’m justified by your blood; I’m born-again; I’m saved; I’m a child of God; I’m free from the power of sin to serve the living God. Thank you Jesus for receiving me, thank you Jesus for restoring me, thank you Jesus for saving me. Amen!”