Ask for Discernment

in Obedience/Discipleship

Wisdom, understanding, discernment, how do you get those? Here's today's Bible Minute from Proverbs 2:2-3.

"Apply to your heart understanding." Here in Proverbs 2 the word understanding means "perception" or "discernment." Then in verse 3, "cry out for discernment." "Cry out" is just a way to say, "if you lack wisdom, ask of God"

I ask God to show me what He wants me to know from His Word. You ask God to provide for you the kind of discernment you need. It means you understand things when you ask God to explain things to you. Why? Because Jesus promised the spirit of God would bring to your minds all of the things that He taught and that you would understand them.

You can grow in wisdom and discernment. Start with God's word and of course,