Reasons to Seek the Lord

ISAIAH 55:1-7

  1. Only a true thirsting for the water of life will satisfy your soul (v.1-2).
    • What happens to us when we seek things that do not satisfy our souls?
    • What do you think of the quote: “Each of us has about as much of God as we want.”
  2. Giving your attention to God will allow your soul to live (v.3).
    • How can we better ‘give ear to God?’
    • When we feel far from God, what happens when we seek Him? (Deuteronomy 4:29)
    • How well do we ‘seek His face?’ (Psalm 105:4)
  3. Seeking the LORD will move others to come to you (v.4-5).
    • When you long to be closer to God, which people do you want to be near?
    • How can you become one of those people that other seekers strive to be with?
  4. The time to seek the LORD is when He is near (v.6).
    • What is the greatest danger when we neglect seeking God when He is near?
    • Why would God’s people need to be reminded to seek God when He is near?
    • What deliberate changes in our lives will help us want to seek God? (Hosea 10:12)
  5. Mercy and pardon are available for those who seek the LORD (v.7).
    • What happens to the guilt of those who diligently seek God?
    • What promises come to those who seek God with all our hearts? (Jeremiah 29:13)

Call to Action: To purposely decide to diligently seek God today and every day.


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