Never take your word of truth from my mouth, for I have put my hope in your laws. I will always obey your law, for ever and ever. I will always obey your law, for ever and ever (Psalm 119:43-45).
But what does it say? “The word is near you, in your mouth and in your heart” (that is, the word of faith that we proclaim); So faith comes from hearing, and hearing through the word of Christ (Romans 10:8,17).
Hearing the voice of God personally is a very popular topic and belief among many people in the Christian church. The desire to have personal fellowship with the Lord is something we, as believers, should certainly seek and cultivate.
At the same time, the desire to hear a fresh and new revelation from God is nothing new. There are claims of hearing God’s voice internally regarding daily objects in passing and even in reading Scripture.
The thought goes that there are new things to be revealed hidden in the passages of God’s Word, and when we read it, we need to see verses and…