Depend on Him

By   •   April 19   •   Topics:

walking on beach at sunset

To walk in the Spirit is a challenging and inspiring exercise, for it combines activity with relaxation. To walk means to place one foot in front of the other. If you stop doing this, you are no longer walking-you are standing still. Walking always implies movement, progress, and direction. Sin shall no longer rule or dominate you when you are allowing the Holy Spirit to live Christ’s life through you. It is living by faith, living by trust, living in dependence upon God.

If we look to our own resources, our own strength, or our own ability, as Peter did when he walked on the water, we will fail. You cannot live the Christian life by yourself. The Holy Spirit must live in you and express Himself through you. Living for Christ is a day-by-day experience. It is a continuous dependence upon the Spirit of God. It is believing in His faithfulness.

Prayer for the day

Lord, so often I have walked on my own instead of walking in Your Spirit. Guide my footsteps this day, I pray in Jesus' name.

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37 Comments

  1. Bright Chimezie Humble says:

    I need the HOLY SPIRIT in my life. Pray for me please.

  2. Nathaniel Saunders says:

    I love Jesus and would do anything to have him in my life for Jesus takes care of me …love the lord and follow His ways amen

  3. Rosario Lewis says:

    Live a spirit filled life. Then Christ lives in you. You cannot keep your legs on two boats you will fall. Lord Jesus, help me to be always on your boat. Living by flesh means you will have pleasures of life but you will be away from God so no peace or joy or happiness. But living in the spirit then you have the fruits of Holy Spirit that is joy, peace, happiness , love … as mentioned in Galatians 5. That you Jesus for todays message. Glory to your name . Amen

  4. King Johnson says:

    🙂

  5. Jan Walters says:

    I am trying to take the right (led by the Holy Trinity) what to do with my life. This helped me know to listen to the Holy Spirit that is already in me. To have faith in aGod’s word. Thank you very much for spending your whole life educating us by God’s Word!

  6. Peter Wicks says:

    Jesus is the centre of my life, followed by my extended family, and my church.

  7. I'm happy to read from you. help to pray please. I'm down cast. Thankyou. says:

    God bless you for many are saved trhough you.