2 The ability to hear:Is man (woman) primary source of gathering informationDetermines your action or reactionIs a tool for picking sounds
3 Hearing vs. ListeningAccording the Webster’s Dictionary: To Hear : to gain knowledge; to listen to with attentionTo Listen: to pay attention to sound; to be alter to catch an expected soundWe often listen to the word of God but still not hear it
4 Can you hear me? I can listen to you but still not hear you When you listen your ears are receiving sounds but when you hear you are understand the sound.God is speaking are you listening or are you hearing
5 What are you hearing?Romans 10: 17So then faith cometh by hearing, and hearing by the word of God. (King James)Doubt also comes by hearing17No one can have faith without hearing the message about Christ. (CEV)
6 The ear is a gateway to the mind The mind process whatever you hearGod speaks, Your flesh speaks & the devil speaks ( Who are you listening to & who are you hearing ?)What you hear = what you seeBe careful of what you hear
8 Power of Faith: We are saved by faith John 3:16King James Version (KJV) 16For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.Contemporary English Version (CEV)16God loved the people of this world so much that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who has faith in him will have eternal life and never really die.Luke 7:44-50
9 Faith Removes Darkness John 12:46King James Version (KJV) 46I am come a light into the world, that whosoever believeth on me should not abide in darkness.
10 We are kept by faith 1 Peter 1:5 King James Version (KJV) 5Who are kept by the power of God through faith unto salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.Contemporary English Version (CEV)5You have faith in God, whose power will protect you until the last day. [a] Then he will save you, just as he has always planned to do.