Tell God You Love Him By Talking To Him

“I love the Lord because He hears my voice and my prayer for mercy. Because He bends down to listen, I will pray as long as I have breath!” (Psalm 116:1-2 NLT).

One way to worship God is to talk to Him.

When you really love somebody you don’t just want to spend time with that person, you want to talk with him or her, also. Think about two teenagers falling in love; they’re on the phone all the time.

They talk and talk and talk. They’re getting to know each other. That’s how you get to know someone—through communication. If your spouse never, ever talks to you, you have every reason to start wondering, “Do they love me?”

And that’s why we show God we love Him when we talk to Him. What do you talk to God about during this kind of worship? Anything that you’d talk to your best friend about: your hopes, your fears, your dreams, your anxieties, the things you’re proud of, the things you’re ashamed of, your goals, your ambitions, your hurts, your cares, every part of your life. You come to God and you talk to God about anything and everything.  

The Bible says, “I love the Lord because He hears my voice and my prayer for mercy. Because He bends down to listen, I will pray as long as I have breath!” (Psalm 116:1-2 NLT). If you don’t feel close to God, there’s a simple remedy for that: start talking to Him! He has invited you to talk with Him; He wants to talk with you. Prayer is not some duty that you have to do. It’s a privilege that you get to do. You get to talk to the Creator of the universe.  

You may be saying, “I’d like to have more prayer time with God. I’d like to talk to God. I just don’t have the time.” Then you’re too busy. You’ll never have the time; you must make the time to pray. If your Christian life has become routine, dull, and joyless, then take that to God and talk to Him.

Give hope, prayer, and encouragement below. Post a comment & talk about it.


SIGN UP FOR PASTOR RICK’S FREE DAILY HOPE DEVOTIONAL

SIGN UP FOR DAILY HOPE DEVOTIONAL

Special Offer

transformed-gift-bottom-left2

Transformed Audio Series and Worship Music Album

Would you like to become all that God intended you to be? You can, but not on your own power. In these messages Pastor Rick shows you how to unlock the promises in God's word to TRANSFORM your life in eight key areas...from the inside out. You’ll want to add this life changing teaching to your library of Christian teaching. We’ll also send you the Transformed Music CD, a sound track for life-change, featuring eight of today’s best worship songs and two original worship songs.

REQUEST YOUR COPY

On the Radio

transformed-currentseries-bottom-right

Transformed Audio Series

If you're like most people - every new year - you've tried to make positive changes and then given up or slidden back into old destructive patterns. Here's the good news, with God's help you can make and maintain positive changes in every area of your life. Let Pastor Rick show you how unlocking the promises in God's word and following his instructions will TRANSFORM your life in seven key areas...from the inside out.

Purchase this seriesListen to this series