As Christians we seek to imitate Christ while living in a world that is completely hostile to all that entails. You turn on the news and are immediately bombarded by information that we can either accept, or change. If our first focus, when circumstances look dangerous, or threatening, is “what can I do about that?” We need to check that our response, rather than our reactions are based in that desire to be ‘Like Christ’ in this world.
There is a well worn phrase that provides a moment to stop and contemplate our actions in such circumstances. It may appear trite; but, the sentiment remains; we need to ask ourselves “What Would Jesus Do?”
In this series of 6 teachings Pastor Graham gets us to take a look at the true nature of the enemy and the battle in which we are engaged. We look at the resources that are available to make us effective, as well as where our focus should really be placed; it is too easy to get caught up in blaming the people around us for a problem that has a completely different origin.
Most important of all we need to remember that in our own strength we are incapapble of success. We will only succeed when we enter into the rest that comes when we let God be God and we acknowledge that without his strength and His ability we will inevitably fail. You need to as yourself this question: Are you
Prepared To Do Your Part?