Peering With Spiritual Eyes

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“But the one who peers into the perfect law of liberty and fixes his attention there, and does not become a forgetful listener but one who lives it out—he will be blessed in what he does” (James 1:25, NET).

Yesterday we talked about training our spiritual senses by practice. Here we have another verse that encourages us in this direction. Our brother James exhorts us to use our spiritual eyes to “peer” into God’s law. Here’s another translation: “whoever looks intently into…” (NIV). And another: “those who set their gaze deeply into” (TPT). To peer, to look intently, to set our gaze deeply… these descriptors instruct us on the use of our hearts’ eyes. Clearly, Holy Spirit wants us to exercise them with focused effort.

James also tells us what not to do with our spiritual eyes. We find this Continue reading Peering With Spiritual Eyes