“Now as to the love of the brethren, you have no need for anyone to write to you, for you yourselves are taught by God to love one another; for indeed you do practice it toward all the brethren who are in all Macedonia. But we urge you, brethren, to excel still more” (1 Thessalonians 4:9-10)
The Lord said that He would write the law on our hearts so that we need not be taught by anyone to love the Lord. Indeed, the law is written on your heart. Sadly, many ignore what has been written on their heart. But you, listen to what the Lord says and no longer follow where you have been sinfully following, but listen to what He has written on your heart. Seek first His righteousness and then all else will be added.
Lord, grant that I have discernment to know the difference between the heart in rebellion and what You have written on my heart. Guide me in Your goodness to know the difference. Lead me in the way of righteousness so that I may now and always be guided by You. Help me to look to You as the source and norm of all goodness, knowing that Your grace is more than sufficient for me.
Thank You, Lord Jesus, for guiding me in all goodness. Help me to look to You as the model of the godly life and to follow Your lead. The law has been written on my heart, so teach me how to listen in order that I may hear Your Word of command and obey You. Through all things that come my way, lead me in the way of goodness and mercy all the days of my life until I see You face to face. Amen.