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Why do we Need Knowledge for Contact with God?

The knowledge of God is truth. If we do not have the truth of God according to His perspective, we are lead astray by our imagination. God said in Isa 55:9, “For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts”. What He was pointing out was, “you cannot work out My ways with your intellect, without being instructed by Me”.
 
The commandments of Jesus is not speculation of what God may or may not accept for faith; it is specific instruction given by God to His Son to share with mankind.
 
Believers reason, “If I have the Bible, I have the truth of God”. Yes, this is true but who will interpret the word for you to apply it for contact with God.  Apostle Peter warned in 2Pe 1:20, “Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation”. 
 
The apostle Paul says in 2Co 3:6, “Who also hath made us able ministers of the new testament; not of the letter, but of the spirit: for the letter killeth, but the spirit giveth life”. When believers try to keep the letter, their efforts are without success, continually leaving the soul under condemnation, the token of death.
 
The most important question to ask at this point is, "Why am I learning this?" God wants us to know that man is incapable of directing his own faith. God desires to direct your faith, and He does so by setting restrictions upon faith, which test your love for Him. The stiff necked refuse the yoke of God, refusing the knowledge and tools God uses to direct faith.
 
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Apostle Bert Neethling

Apostle Bert  Neethling Bert Neethling is a confirmed Apostle in the government of God and valued member of Apostles Today Network of the Second 8th Week, ministering the grace of God to those seeking to build upon the true foundation of Jesus Christ. He is a regular contributor to the Prophetic Path and teaches Body ministry, helping believers regain their Christian priesthood by learning how spiritual sacrifices of prophecy work, how the anointing of truth works, and how the spiritual tools of the Second Covenant work. As God brings the church into a new era, Apostle Bert is here to help guide your faith into the new work of the Spirit, pray for you, and answer your questions.

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