- Instructions are direction calling for compliance.
- As you grow you are given more room for discretion (less instruction) but now the instructions becomes way more important. Discretion replaces more and more of the less important instructions.
-We walk by common sense, drive with principles, and fly by instructions.
-John 21:18 When thou was young... As you grow in the LORD, you should be looking out for instructions to obey... that may not have your taste in them.
- 1 Sam 15:19-23 Obedience is better than sacrifice...
- Saul lost the kingdom over what may appear as trivial disobedience, perhaps even with good intentions.
Exo 4:20-25 God was upset with Moses that he had not circumcised his son, and though He had sent him to deliver Israel and invested a lot in him, He was going to kill him for the disobedience.
Prov 4:13 Take fast hold of instruction..