How to profit from hearing the Word of God

Hebrews 4:2

1. You must decide before you hear that you will obey what you hear! James 1:23-24
2. You must approach the Word of God with faith Hebrews 10:22
3. You must have a clear mind. Make the Word of God the most important thing in your life Luke 10:39
4. Receive the Word of God as if it really does come from God I Thessalonians 2:13
5. Listen quietly Psalm 46:10
6. Listen carefully to see if what you are hearing is the Word of God or not! Acts 17:11
7. Listen with faith Romans 14:23, Hebrews 11:6
8. Listen waiting on God Jeremiah 33:3
9. Get ready early, get to church early. Get up early so that you will not be fighting and fussing as a family
10. Have a time of prayer before the service even on Saturday night
11. Bring and ink pen and a note book
12. Ask God to talk to you
13. Do not talk during the service
14. Pray for the pastor
15. Respond to what you are hearing
16. Sit up front
17. Don’t think about other things in your life–focus
18. Look up every verse
19. Confess the sin that the Scripture and message show you
20. Listen with gratitude to the Lord
21. Be submissive to the Spirit
22. Listen without excuses and pride
23. Sleep the night before the service
24. Be honest
25. Ask questions
26. Resist distractions

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