Category Archives: spiritual experience

Approaches to Listening to God

There are many approaches in the church to listening to God. Three that have been part of my own church experience are: Traditional/Evangelical churches often equate hearing from God with reading the Bible, hearing powerful preaching, listening to authorities, or using some kind of democratic process to decide between alternative opinions. This is what I […] Continue reading

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Listening without Knowing

I just posted an article to Mal’s Meanderings which looks at the example of some of this world’s heroes, who often had no idea of the eventual ramifications of their selfless acts of courage. They just did it because it was right to do. In some cases such people have acted because they clearly heard […] Continue reading

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