Divine Guidance-Part 7

Posted By on Tuesday, June 14, 2016

D. PRINCIPAL MEANS OF GUIDANCE

1. Point out principles of guidance by the word of God from:(1) 2 Tim. 3:16 – The word of God guides in that it gives “instruction in righteousness,” e. g., 1 Thess. 4:3, 5:18(2) 2 Tim. 3:16 – The word of God guides in that it reproves for wrong doing, e. g., Gen. 4:6-7(3) 2 Tim. 3:16 – The word of God guides in that it corrects, e. g., Zeph. 1:1-6; 3:2(4) 2 Tim. 3:16 – The word of God guides in that it teaches man the ways of God, e. g., Psa. 103:7, 25:9

2. In what manner may the Holy Spirit be guiding as seen in:(1) Col. 3:15? By the peace of God witnessing within us for or against, an intended course of action or state of being(2) Acts 8:29? By speaking distinct words within or without one’s own being(3) Acts 16:6? By forbidding to take an intended course of action(4) Acts 16:7? By restraining from an intended course of action(5) Acts 11:27-30? By an utterance of the Spirit through the gift of prophecy