Asking Yourself These Most Important Questions …

Written by Allan Erickson on July 13, 2017


Are my concerns His concerns?

Is my relationship with him paramount?

Am I convicted when I proceed contrary to His will?

Do I work with Him to change my behavior & my thinking?

Am I completely trusting?

Am I thoroughly dependent upon Him?

Do I ask Him for wisdom?

Does His presence inspire the fruit of the Spirit?

Am I growing in grace?

Am I child-like, humble, loving without conditions?

Have I been empowered to forgive my enemies?

Is His Word sacred to me?

Do I pray and worship regularly?

When in crisis, where do I turn first?

Is conscience operational and responsive to the Holy Spirit?

How do I respond when I’m convicted?

Is Christ my final authority in heaven and on earth?

Am I a New Creature having believed and received?

Am I growing in faith?

In what ways do I share God’s love with others?

Are my children walking with God?

Does my wife confirm my faith walk?

Is God my best Friend?

Is there joy in my life?

Do I ask Him for strength and guidance?

Is there anything I am withholding from Him?

Do I have a testimony about His overcoming power?

Do I know that I know that I know that I’m going to heaven?

photo credit: Excerpted from: British Council Russia Public talk with actor Brian Cox “From Trotsky to Kutuzov: an actor’s journey” via photopin (license)

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Allan Erickson
Allan Erickson---Christian, husband, father, journalist, businessman, screenwriter, and author of The Cross & the Constitution in the Age of Incoherence, Tate Publishing, 2012.