Hebrews 3:19 Amplified Bible So we see that they were not able to enter [into His rest], because of their unwillingness to adhere to and trust in and rely on God, unbelief had shut them out
You have a free will, you can choose to receive your Blessings from The Lord Jesus Christ or reject them. Either way you must open the door of your heart through a Total Trust in God Almighty and The Lord Jesus Christ to His Word to let His Power Flow though you.
Revelations 3:20 Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and dine with him, and he with Me
You can keep the door of your heart closed to The Lord Jesus Christ though pride, unbelief or a lack of Trust in Him. Faith is Trust in God and His Word. Without Faith you can not please God!
Hebrews 11:6 But without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is, and that He is a rewarder of those who diligently seek Him.
When you Trust The Lord Jesus Christ you give Him a legal and free right to intervene on your behalf in your life. That is why we pray. When you pray you are opening the door to your heart and asking and Inviting Him to intervene in your needs, situation or desires of your heart.
Matthew 13:58 Now He did not do many mighty works there because of their unbelief.
Psalm 37:4-5 Delight yourself also in the LORD, And He shall give you the desires of your heart. Commit your way to the LORD, Trust also in Him, And He shall bring it to pass.
The Lord Jesus Christ’s Greatest Desire for your life is to have a full time Relationship in your Heart with Him. He wants you to Love Him with all of your heart! When you Abide and Live in Him, His Life, Love and Power will Flow Through You Always! You can keep the door closed to The Lord Jesus Christ though pride, unbelief or a lack of Trust in Him.
Mark 12:30 And you shall love the LORD your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength.
Hebrews 3:19 So we see that they could not enter in because of unbelief.
Mark 9:23 Jesus said to him, “If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes
John 15:5 “I am the vine, you are the branches. He who abides in Me, and I in him, bears much fruit; for without Me you can do nothing.
Matthew 17:20 So Jesus said to them, “Because of your unbelief; for assuredly, I say to you, if you have faith as a mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move; and nothing will be impossible for you.