The father's good pleasure no matter how much we give god, we can never come close to scratching the surface of what he has done for us—much less what he wants to do for us in this life he offers awesome benefits, such as: “when a man’s ways please the lord, he makes even his enemies to be at peace with him” (proverbs 16:7. How do we begin to seek god if we see only what we want to see and miss all the other signs then when we finish this life and come to our time of reckoning with god we will be without excuse and deserving of our punishment but god gives to us another way to seek him we can know god through his son. Many are aware that jesus said, “seek ye first the kingdom of god, and his righteousness and all these things shall be added unto you” (matthew 6:33, king james version) but what does it mean why is it necessary how can we fulfill this command. But it can seem mysterious why we should want a life that is good in a more critical sense: a life we can take pride in having lived when the drives are slaked or even if they are not we can explain this ambition only when we recognize that we have a responsibility to live well and believe that living well means creating a life that is not simply pleasurable but good in that critical way.
As we seek god’s will, we should make sure what we are considering is not something the bible forbids for example, the bible forbids stealing since god has clearly spoken on the issue, we know it is not his will for us to be bank robbers—we don’t even need to pray about it. Eventually i began to crave and seek a different sort of life, one that wasn’t defined by what we had, but by who we are i realized i wanted the kind of good life found in 1 timothy: take hold of the eternal life to which you were calleddo not be arrogant or put your hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but put your hope in god who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment. What do you seek in life update cancel answer wiki 1 answer kush tripathi, to recognize all the good in my life, and being content with it what are we seeking in life in general why do some people seek a meaning in life what is the purpose of life.
What does it mean to seek the lord close john piper @johnpiper his children in the sense of his covenant commitment to always stand by us and work for us and turn everything for our good “behold, i am with you always, to the end of the age” (matthew 28:20) and so that we can be in the light of his presence we must flee. Slowly and surely, god has worked on my heart, so that now i can say, with all confidence, that the good life to me is this: a life rich in faith, family, friends, and creativity, one spent building treasures in heaven rather than here on earth. How do we begin to seek god by colleen donahue you might say they are the road signs in our life each of us has one lifetime to come to know god but god gives to us another way to seek him we can know god through his son it is through god’s son jesus christ, that we have a clear picture of god jesus is not just another prophet.
Every good gift we have has come from god, and he wants to give us “pleasures forevermore” relationships like little children: lessons for life god 7 ways to please god change what do you do with all your time bible is a relationship with god possible without keeping his law discern july/august 2014 we must seek god’s help to. God’s purpose for telling us “seek ye first the kingdom of god, and his righteousness” is to help us develop, through our experiences in this life, his holy and righteous character and prepare us to rule under christ as kings and priests on this earth (revelation 5:10. We should live our lives, the romantics said, as a work of art 1 we distrust the analogy now because it sounds too wildean, as if the qualities we value in a painting—fine sensibility or a complex formal organization or a subtle interpretation of art’s own history—were the values we should seek in life: the values of the aesthete these may be poor values to seek in the way we live.
So we can seek him through that the seeking is the conscious effort to get through the natural means to god himself — to constantly set our minds toward god in all our experiences, to direct our minds and hearts toward him through the means of his revelation. When we seek “anything virtuous, lovely, or of good report or praiseworthy,” we are seeking to emulate the savior and follow his teachings then we are on the path that can lead us to eternal life. If you want to live a good life, come up with a list of goals that are important for you to achieve, like the career you want to have or places you want to travel from there, come up with mini-goals for what you need to do in order to accomplish those goals, like going to school or saving up for plane tickets. God is the giver of life (1 timothy 6:13 john 10:10) he is the great i am (exodus 3:14) in god we find purpose, meaning, and satisfaction humans were created for relationship with god and relationship with one another if we do not seek god, how can we know him how will we experience the life.
Lean in, friends, because i have something to tell you: ‘the good life’ is not what we think it is you see, all this stuff , in and of itself is not evil, but the pursuit of it can be it’s not the wealth—or stuff—that kill us it is the longing for it that eventually take over our hearts and minds, leaving room for little else. What do you seek in life update cancel answer wiki 1 answer kush to maintain a good work/life balance what one truly seeks fame is this answer still relevant and up to date related questions what do we all seek for in our life what are we seeking in life in general why do some people seek a meaning in life what is the purpose.
Sometimes to appreciate the good things we have in life, we need to take a pause from them the pause could be a week or a month when we return to our activities, we are more likely to realize how lucky we are to have them for example, perhaps you have a pumpkin latte every day in october try taking a week off.