When we are being stubborn about God's teaching, correction and guidance in our lives, do we leave God no choice but to treat us like a horse? What does a stubborn heart require from the Lord?
Jesus longs for those who will see with their eyes, and hear with their ears. Jesus longs for us to gain insight, an understanding that is almost an "a-ha" realisation in our lives. We can train ourselves to regularly get insight, which will enable us to move into deeper spiritual understanding.
Requiring obedience from our children can be a challenge. Especially when they do not actually understand what obedience looks like. Do we as believers understand what the obedience that God expects from us, actually looks like?