As we walk in fellowship with God, we can make the necessary decisions without anxiety. --Philip Yancey. God, who "works all things after the counsel of His will" (Ephesians 1:11), is in sovereign control of the circumstances of our lives. Discerning God's Will. Since the Bible is our primary source of guidance, we owe it to ourselves to become so familiar with its contents that its precepts and principles become ingrained in our patterns of thought.