Preventative Spiritual Direction – This is a sort of spiritual “tune-up” that is preventative coaching designed to keep things in life running as smoothly as possible.
Under this heading, we talk about what is being done deliberately, habitually, routinely, in your daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly rhythm to remain connected to God relationally and deepen that connection intentionally. What spiritual disciplines are we using to keep us growing closer to God and more like Jesus. Since this is a life-long pursuit and process, a regular spiritual tune-up is advisable. We will tackle questions like “what is God like?” or “do I need to be baptized? or “how do I tell someone about salvation?” What does the Bible say about ______? What does it mean when the Bible says _______? Spiritual Direction provides pastoral counsel — scriptural advice for any question about the life of a Christ-follower. We are learning to be Christ-like in attitude (internally) and function (externally). I am in this situation, or that happened, how should I respond in a way that is consistent with the Bible’s teaching and Jesus’ example? How do I endure a godless environment and not compromise my faith, push people away, present as superior, live in fear, or lose my sanity?!
Here are 10 areas help us keep God in our daily life: