Friday, September 24

Tag: believe

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Your reputation depends on it

Through their faith, the people in days of old earned a good reputation.  Hebrews 11:2 Faith. Reputation! Faith sometimes gets a bad rap.  Some see it as the wild and irresponsible.  And some people do do some strange things which they say is 'faith', but is really an untested wild idea, a lazy reliance on other people's hard work and generosity, or a cover-up for not having any idea what they are doing! However, never throw out the substance because of an over-enthusiastic few. Hebrews 11:2 tells us that your reputation is connected to your faith, not your ability to be conservative, always sensible, always calculated, always reasonable or controlled.  Faith is bold, faith is confidence, faith dares, faith believes for what's missing and steps out anyway. Go to your God-confi
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3 Steps to Conquering your Demons …

1. Resist Therefore submit to God. Resist the devil and he will flee from you. James 4:7 Resisting is a decision of the will. We set our will against the thing that tries to drag us under. Resisting is done in a moment of time. If you play with the issue too long it will take you under. Resisting is a number of momentary or instant decisions made at the smallest points of temptation or pressure. Resisting is a pre-set decision to not entertain a certain thought, activity or pressure. Submit to God, this will help set your will in the right direction. 2. Believe "For assuredly, I say to you, whoever says to this mountain, 'Be removed and be cast into the sea,' and does not doubt in his heart, but believes that those things he says will be done, he will have whatever he says. Mark 11:...
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Today’s Behaviour Tomorrows Result

“I realized that for IBM to become a great company it would have to act like a great company long before it ever became one”
 Tom Watson, Founder IBM There are 3 principles that are certain to help you get to your desired destination: 1. See that destination 2. Believe you can achieve that destination 3. Act now in ways that will best determine that outcome When you begin to adjust your behaviour now to look like your future you begin living it before it becomes reality. This will determine your reality. If you have ambitions to become a director in your company but never hang with senior staff and talk about the ‘them and us’ you will remain one of ‘us’. If you know how to bridge the junior and senior levels in your talk and behaviour you will become one of ’them’. One of ‘them