Judging God's Will for Your Life; Not going to Morton's anytime soon, unless it's free? Judge by scripture.
"Your words were found, and I ate them, and your words become to me a joy and the delight of my heart, for I am called by your name, O Lord, God of hosts." Jer. 15:16. We judge by way of our community of faith. Different between the bible and every other holly book: Every other book was produced by one man; the Bible was developed by a community. 2 Tim 3:16: "All scripture is inspired by God." I am a picture that is off, God comes in to correct it.
When God speaks, it generally sounds like these:
It is simple (1 Kings 19:15-16) It makes sense out of a puzzling situation.
It Involves some kind of repentance ( Isa. 55:8-9) Shifting from how I thing to the way God thinks. "For my thoughts are not your thoughts." I'm not even kind of living the way I should be. His thinking goes outside of my own thinking. It is counter intuitive.
It leads to trusting Him more (Matt. 14:29). If I