In our hearts we want to be effective for the Lord, the understanding of these facts will make you an effective witness for Jesus Christ.
Act 22:11-14 11 And when I could not see for the glory of that light, being led by the hand of them that were with me, I came into Damascus. 12 And one Ananias, a devout man according to the law, having a good report of all the Jews which dwelt there, 13 Came unto me, and stood, and said unto me, Brother Saul, receive thy sight. And the same hour I looked up upon him. 14 And he said, The God of our fathers hath chosen thee, that thou shouldest know his will, and see that Just One, and shouldest hear the voice of his mouth. 15 For thou shalt be his witness unto all men of what thou hast seen and heard.
1.) CHOSEN BY GOD.
In this present day, we are not Saul of tarsus, God’s word goes beyond us. Do you realize that God chose you? How does God choose men. It’s not about the particular responsibility you are handling or a particular assignment. It is the CALLING upon your life, to know his will, his words are spiritual revelations.
1 peter 1:2 –Elect according to the foreknowledge of God the Father, through sanctification of the Spirit, unto obedience and sprinkling of the blood of Jesus Christ: Grace unto you, and peace, be multiplied.
The Holy Spirit separated you. Galatians 1:15 But when it pleased God, who separated me from my mother’s womb, and called me by his grace.
Romans 8:29 whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren.