343. God wants quiet time with you.

What does this entry mean to you?

What do you think it means to God?

What do you think the Bible has to say about it?

 

Matthew 6:5-8 

And when you come before God, don’t turn that into a theatrical production either. All these people making a regular show out of their prayers, hoping for stardom! Do you think God sits in a box seat?

Here’s what I want you to do: Find a quiet, secluded place so you won’t be tempted to role-play before God. Just be there as simply and honestly as you can manage. The focus will shift from you to God, and you will begin to sense his grace.

The world is full of so-called prayer warriors who are prayer-ignorant. They’re full of formulas and programs and advice, peddling techniques for getting what you want from God. Don’t fall for that nonsense. This is your Father you are dealing with, and he knows better than you what you need. (MSG)

 

What does God want you to know about Him in this text?

What does this passage mean to you in your life today

What does God want you to do about it?

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