Thursday, February 25, 2010

Inclining Our Ears to Hear

“But be ye doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving your own selves.” James 1:22

Several years ago, the investment firm of E. F. Hutton had a slogan, “When E. F. Hutton talks, everyone listens.” If only people had this respect and reverence for God and His Word! That is the kind of ear we ought to have for the matchless Word of the living God. If you do not incline your ear, you might miss something! It has been said that God will not only hold us accountable for what we hear but also for what we would have heard if we had listened.

Do you take notes when your pastor teaches? Maybe it’s time you started. It’s a great tool for those teachable moments during the week with your friends and family.

Adrian Rogers, Love Worth Finding

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