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Defining God's Revealed Will

Big Idea: God's Will is that we live God's way as revealed in God's Word.

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Many Christians have been taught that God’s will is individual and specific, like a bull’s eye that we are to aim for. According to this traditional view, if we can just discover where the center of His will is and put ourselves there, we can be confident of God’s favor and trust that He is controlling every detail.

Some of us are happy with this way of looking at God’s will.

Dismantling a Defective View of God's Will

Big Idea: God's will is that we would live God's way as defined in God's word.

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Few things are more confusing for Christians than trying to understand God’s will for our lives. We keep trying – and failing – to hit the “bull’s eye” we think of as being the center of His will. Why is that? Can we actually know what God's will is or are we looking for something that doesn’t exist (at least not the way we think about it)?

What if our entire understanding of God’s will is defective?