GOD SPEAKS ENABLEMENT IN MINISTRY (Listening to God 11)

The last thing in life I ever wanted to do was speak before people.  I never raised my hand in class.  I always sat in the very back.  I never even liked answering the phone.  Talking in front of people always scared me.  Anything more than a couple of good friends and I would claim up and just listen.  So when God put it in my heart to enter the ministry it seemed all wrong.  His Spirit gave me a great burning desire to help others grow spiritually (see blog: God Speaks Through A Burning Heart).  I was given a very strong inner compulsion to help believers learn the Bible and grow.   But how could I do that if I couldn’t speak in front of people? When God called me to speak for Him He also enabled me to speak in front of others.  It is His Spirit that gives … Continue reading