The Importance of Guarding Our Hearts

The Importance of Guarding Our Hearts

Originally posted on Naomi Fata:



20140710-060203-21723943.jpgHow important do you think it is to guard one’s heart?

God is a God of the heart. He knows that our spiritual lives flow from our inner man or the heart.

A favorite saying in the world is ‘Listen to Your Heart’ or Follow your Heart’ but the Biblical truth says  ‘The heart is deceitful above all things and beyond cure. Who can understand it?’ (Jeremiah 17:9 NIV) Ever since the Fall of Man, the heart has been under attack.  Once we are saved he can’t change our eternal destiny but he can do his best to keep us from fellowship with God.

When our hearts are living in darkness we don’t fellowship experience fellowship with God as I John 1:6 says ‘if we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth.’

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