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Genesis 6:20-21 GW Two of every type of bird, every type of domestic animal, and every type of creature that crawls on the ground will come to you to be kept alive. Take every kind of food that can be eaten and store it. It will be food for you and the animals."
On the face of it, what God asked of Noah was not only ridiculous, it was impossible. Yet, Noah obeyed and God richly rewarded his faithfulness.
What about times what God asks of me seems hard (going or doing something for Him), embarrassing (telling someone about Jesus) or just uncomfortable? Once I establish God has truly spoken, what will I do? Let fear or laziness limit my obedience or, like Noah, do whatever is asked?
Do I know Him well enough to discern His voice or is my first step toward obedience one of developing a time of reading His Word and regular communication with Him?
V.22 Noah did this. He did everything that God had commanded him.