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The Seven-Fold Purpose of God’s Word June 24, 2014

Posted by JP in Discussion.
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The Word of God, energized by the Holy Spirit, has a seven-fold purpose in our lives:

Enlightening

Psa 119:105  Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path

Psa 119:130  The entrance and unfolding of Your words give light; their unfolding gives understanding (discernment and comprehension) to the simple.

Under the illumination of God’s Word, we see ourselves in the light of God’s holiness. The Bible sheds light on behavior and actions that displease the Lord and lights up the path that God has designated for you to walk.

Convicting

John 16:7-11 However, I am telling you nothing but the truth when I say it is profitable (good, expedient, advantageous) for you that I go away. Because if I do not go away, the Comforter (Counselor, Helper, Advocate, Intercessor, Strengthener, Standby) will not come to you [into close fellowship with you]; but if I…

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