Seek God Wholeheartedly

Seek God Wholeheartedly - the Rewards are Great! Psalm 119:10
"God has called us to live holy lives" (1 Thessalonians 4:7), and one way we do that is to seek God wholeheartedly (Psalm 119:10).

The Bible uses the word heart to describe the core and focus of our being - what "makes us tick."

Only as we seek God wholeheartedly can we know Him and function in His strength and wisdom. 
Seek God Wholeheartedly - the Rewards are Great! Psalm 119:10
We love to recite Jeremiah 29:11 that says God has good plans for us, but more important is the promise two verses later: "You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart." Jeremiah 29:13

Imagine that...the God of the Universe promises to reveal Himself to individuals who seek Him fully, seriously, deliberately. 

Hebrews 11:6  adds an additional promise: God "rewards those who earnestly seek him." 

The rewards are rich: not only does God help us make right choices, he offers us sweet fellowship!
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This is part of a series Psalm 119:9-16. Read the entire series HERE

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4 comments:

  1. Hi Gail, I love that 2nd part of Jeremiah you quote. Yes, He will be found, if I seek Him with all my heart. Great post as per usual!
    God bless
    Tracy

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    1. Thanks, Tracy. I think my South African readers might be the first to read my devotions when they post :)
      God bless you :)

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  2. Hi Gail,
    I love you posts. I can tell that you love Christ. Thanks for the reminders and inspiration. I'm a new Christian blogger and I feel like God has ignited a passion inside of me with blogging and ministering His truth through His words that He gives me. Be Blessed!

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    1. I'm so glad you enjoy Bible Love Notes, and I pray God will bless your blogging ministry, Denise.
      Gail :)

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