web analytics

Tag Archive: permissive will

Mar 04 2013

How can we know God’s will?


When faced with choices and decisions, how can we know what God’s will would be?  According to the Bible,  there are two “tests” that we can apply in order to help us to know whether the choice we are considering is what God wants us to do or not. These “tests” are to see how …

Continue reading »


Mar 04 2009

God’s Sovereign Will vs. Permissive Will

There is no question that God has a will for all of creation. Questions have arisen from the piece on Free-Will versus Free Choice. It has been suggested that mankind can override the will of God. I disagree with this point of view.
The Word of God speaks of His will in several different ways with different applications. I would like to touch upon His different wills and how they apply to mankind.