The first way I will discuss to test if what you heard is from God is a relatively easy one. Did what you hear come true?
An example of this, did you think you heard God tell you that you were going to get a certain job you applied for and in the end you did not get the job? Well then what you heard, no matter the source, was not true. Don’t make excuses or come up with reasons as to why it did not come to pass. Simply realize that was not God but either your own mind or someone else’s wishful thinking.
Let’s not speculate, just trust in the Lord and recognize that was not Him. Don’t feel down about it and don’t condemn someone who misspoke to you. Instead go to the Word of God. Because even if you didn’t hear a word from the Lord, you have the Word of God at your fingertips. Praise God.
Now on the other side If you hear a message from the Lord in whatever way that was clear and specific and it does come to pass, then praise God it appears the Lord spoke to you.
Give all the glory to God and keep seeking after Him and studying His Word.
I know this first entry was brief but I hope it helped.
See you all next week.
Scripture Reading Plan
Monday – Jeremiah 2:4-13
Tuesday – Psalm 112
Wednesday – Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16
Thursday – Luke 14:1, 7-14