Two sides to the same coin: a hardened heart or a heart celebrating the steadfast love of the Lord! Amazingly what this says is that it is not the outsider who has the hardened heart, but the insider. It is the very people who have experienced God’s saving grace who seem to develop hardened hearts.
And the LORD said unto Moses, Go in unto Pharaoh: for I HAVE HARDENED HIS HEART, AND THE HEART OF HIS SERVANTS, that I might shew, these my signs before him. Ex. 9:32, 34, 35 – 10:1) Notwithstanding they WOULD NOT HEAR, but HARDENED THEIR NECKS, like to the neck of their fathers, that DID NOT BELIEVE in the LORD their God.
"WATCH OVER YOUR HEART WITH ALL DILIGENCE, FOR FROM IT FLOW THE SPRINGS OF LIFE." Proverbs 4:23. WHAT IS THE MEANING OF "HEART" IN SCRIPTURE? The Bible uses the word "heart" primarily to refer to the ruling center of the whole person, the spring of all desires. The heart is seen as the seat of the will, intellect and feelings.
In every heart that has ever been hardened, there is pride against God. It is dangerous to harden our hearts toward God. We harden our hearts: When we think we have power of our own. Exodus 7:22 But the magicians of Egypt did the same with their secret arts; and Pharaoh's heart was hardened, and he did not listen to them, as the LORD had said.
In Scripture it is found at Jericho (Josh. 6:1-20), employed by Gideon (Jg. 7:8, 16-22) and used by David to signal troops. (2 Sam. 2:28; 18:16) It is often not just used for literal warnings, but in many instances for spiritual warnings, very often associated with the prophetic.
“A Hard Heart” Scripture: Hebrews 3:1-19. Memory Verse: “Today, if you will hear His voice; Do. not harden your hearts as in the rebellion.” Hebrews 3:15. ... All of these things make our hearts harder – our hearts become hardened to the things of God and we move farther and farther away from God. It is a very serious disease of the ...
Blessed are you when you have learned by God’s grace and Spirit to bow. His love breaks the hardened heart. In this way, salvation is received. Blessed to become nothing but . a guilty sinner before God and to plead for His free grace. Those pleading ones receive salvation and life eternal.
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Reading and learning without application will result only in a prideful, hardened heart. So every time you approach the Scriptures, make David’s prayer your prayer too: “Create in me a clean heart…
When we become offended we develop a hardened heart—to protect us, we begin to build walls around our heart. These walls may reduce the hurt of future offenses but they also keep out the love of God, which heals us. (For additional information about tearing down these walls, see the section on “Healing from Vows and Death Wishes.”)
May 14, 2017 · Through Pharaoh’s hardened heart, God said, “I will multiply my signs and my wonders in the land of Egypt. But Pharaoh shall not hearken unto you, that I may lay my hand upon Egypt, and bring forth mine armies, and my people the children of Israel, out of …
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