And he took the mantle of Elijah that fell from him, and smote the waters, and said, Where is the Lord God of Elijah? And when he also had smitten the waters, they parted hither and thither: and Elisha went over.—2 Kings 2:14 (KJV)
As Christians, very often, there are godly persons who we have looked up to during our walk with christ. This could be a pastor, a church leader, or even a family member. It is a normal thing to look up to someone who seem to have a special relationship and walk with the Lord. However, while we may watch, follow, and even learn from them; it is important that we learn in such a way that will draw us closer in relationship with Him.
This is a great article about finding God written by Sebastian from faith1stministry. We all need to find God, to start and then grow a personal relationship with Jesus for ourselves…not trying to live off of what someone else has done with and through Jesus.
To finish reading this article, please head over to http://faith1stministries.com/2012/10/28/finding-god-for-yourself/. While you are there, why not check our the rest of Sebastian’s site and let him know something he wrote blessed you.
About the author: Greg is a strong believer in Jesus Christ and is also a political analyst, author, and is the Editor-in-Chief for the National War Council. By day he is a self-employed non-emergency medical transport driver, as well as being an author and blogger. His articles are first published on Inspirational Christian Blogs, and I Am Not Ashamed of the Gospel of Christ! His articles have been widely published on many well-known conservative websites. If you would like to republish his articles, please feel free to do so leaving all links intact and crediting the author and the website that the article appeared on.
Greg is the author of the newly released book: Spiritual Darkness is Destroying America and the Church