Where Do I Find God
We have all heard it said, “God is everywhere”. Well if that is true then where do I find God? Finding God on a personal level, and establishing a relationship with Him requires some effort on our part. The good news is, God knows you! In fact He knows everything about you there is to know. It is also true, that regardless of what you may or may not have done throughout your life, God loves you and wants nothing but good things for you.
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” (Jeremiah 29:11 IV)
Help Me Find God.
What you may not know, is that God, even though He is “all powerful”, does not interfere in your life unless you ask Him to. God created you as a free willed being, and as much as much as He may want to help you, He can only do so with your permission.
So you may ask where can I find God? He is by your side and He may want to help you, but He can only do so with your permission. This is because He is not a master manipulator, nor is He a puppeteer who uses His might and power to force you to do His will. But He did extend a wonderful invitation to anyone willing to take Him up on it.
The Bible says,
“Draw near to God and He will draw near to you.” (James 4:8 (KJV)
What’s really great about this invitation is that there are no prerequisites or conditions attached to it. All we have to do is make up our minds that we want to get to know Him.
“But how do I draw near to Him?” you ask. The answer is very simple. First, keep reading..