Dr. Charles F. Stanley understands it can be difficult to walk the dimly lit paths of life with the lantern of God’s guidance shining only a few steps ahead of us. But God’s Word provides the spiritual guidance to lead us—it is the pathway to His presence.
Pathways to His Presence focuses on 12 spiritual pathways that will guide you confidently into the presence of God, including:
As you walk these pathways, you will join a long list of biblical heroes who were called to move forward into impossible situations armed only with their trust in God. He has promised that when we do so, He will provide us with the guidance we long for.
“Pray for wisdom in maintaining a healthy lifestyle so you can achieve success mentally, spiritually, and physically. Do not deny yourself the occasional indulgence, but be wary of unhealthy habits. Your body is God’s temple; fuel it with that which will keep your temple functioning properly for as long as possible.” (Page 309)
“A. B. Simpson offers a word of encouragement: ‘When God wants to bring more power into your life, He brings more pressure.’ The more impossible your circumstance seems, the more glory God will receive when your situation is rectified.” (Page 76)
“Despite what we may perceive about God, He desires the best for our lives and wants us to receive the freedom He has so readily made available to those who are willing to accept it.” (Page 107)
“Meditating on Scripture means more than just a casual read. It means to read it, study it, ponder it, and ask God questions. ‘Father, what are You saying to me personally through this passage? Show me how to apply this truth to my life to prepare me for what You have in store for me.’” (Page 261)
“To fear God is to worship, respect, and love Him so much that we desire to do what is right. We desire to serve Him in a way that pleases Him and brings glory to His name.” (Page 323)