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The most effective survival tool that we should be armed with daily is the
Holy Spirit of God—His very presence and voice. To be able to show grit
for the challenges we will face, all we have to do is invite Him into our lives,
listen, and obey.
Not only did Jesus come to break the patterns of a cruel and cold culture,
but Jesus also came as a rebel to darkness. To evil. To our enemy. Jesus was
all love, but don’t mistake that love for weakness. No, it took guts to be Jesus. It took grit to live the noble, upright, righteous, holy life t...
In moments of despair, depression, and disillusionment, we need to take a cue from our brother Paul and shake it off. Literally, Paul shook the snake off him and didn’t suffer any effects from what should have been a lethal bite.
Helmets were the ancient headgear that inspired the crown. If we viewed our spiritual crowns more like helmets, it would shift our perspective. It would clarify how to maintain grit over the long haul. It would create a more accurate mental picture for the battle that lies ahead.