Thus Saith the Lord
15: And that from a child thou hast known the holy scriptures, which are able to make thee wise unto salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus.
16: All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:
17: That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.
As the Lord has set the ministry in the church for the edifying of the saints, they cannot be edified without the Word of God. The Word of God is profitable for the salvation that we are set for to go into the world to preach. It cannot be preached with out the word of God.
The written Word of God is the backbone and safeguard from deception. This word is written but there is also a spoken word of God. This is the word that the Lord will speak to you and one called to minister.
John 10:4: And when he putteth forth his own sheep, he goeth before them, and the sheep follow him: for they know his voice. , Jesus said.
We must know the voice of Jesus, and utilize His spoken word to us in order to perfect godliness in us, and in others. We will learn His voice in time spent with Him, as the called out of His pasture.
Studying the word of God daily will be a key to knowing what the Lord has chosen for his people on any occasion. This is our guideline to keep us from pitfall of confusion. Opinions are not important, but what is thus saith the Lord. As in prayer for a word from Jesus Christ we will find that the