A couple months back, James MacDonald examined personal revelation in his Hope in the Authority of the King series. Here he explains his perspective on the way God speaks:
MacDonald describes five methods in which God speaks:
- From the Word of God itself (this is most common)
- From the Word through a person (this is less common)
- From a person, not contradicting the Word (this is not common)
- From the Holy Spirit to my spirit (this is uncommon)
- In a dream to my mind (this is very uncommon)
You can find a PDF of the chart shown in the video here.
The first two, we’ve undoubtedly all experienced at some point.
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