1. To be positioned in the right place and time
Psalm 37:23 – The Steps of the righteous are ordered by God
Ruth 2:1-15 – God moves Ruth from Moab to Bethlehem
2. To recognize and choose God’s will
Romans 12:1, 2
Do not conform to the world but rather be transformed so that you may know prove what is that good acceptable and perfect will of God.
The grace to walk with God intimately
The grace to live sacrificially for him
The grace to surrender to his will, whatever it might be so you can follow his course for you
The obedience to carry out what we already know to be his will in any area of our lives.
That God would bring your godly counsel and mentors in your life
That your ears are open to hear him, he says sheep hear me voice and they follow.
The wisdom to know what His will is amongst many choices that may seem right
Prob 14:12 – There is away that seems right to a man but the end of it is destruction
3. For boldness to step up and make the right choice
Joshua 1:8 – Be strong and be courageous
Isaiah 50:7 – I have set my face like a flint and I know I will not be put to shame
4. To overcome personal setbacks
Philippians 3:13-14 – I do not consider myself to have take hold of, but one thing I do: forgetting what is behind and reaching forward to those things which are ahead, I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.
1st Corinthians 2:16 – We have the mind of Christ
5. To overcome family background and generation issues
2 Corinthians 5:17 – Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: the old has gone the new is here !
Colossians 3:3 – For you died and your life is now hidden with Christ in God.