Someone has said that life is ten percent what happens to us and ninety percent how we respond to what happens to us. If we are to survive -- and thrive -- the challenges that bombard us every day from every direction, we must learn how to develop the attitude of a victor and resist the temptation to think like a victim.
Survivalists know that when you find yourself in a threatening situation it is imperative to take inventory of your available resources. Today we are going to “take inventory” of the supernatural resources God has provided every Christian to face the supernatural struggles we encounter every day.
Today we are going to examine the second “survival tip” for surviving and thriving in a hostile world: “gain situational awareness.” Accurately assessing the world in which we live is foundational to knowing what we are to do.
C.S. Lewis described the world in which we live as “enemy-occupied territory.” So, how are Christians supposed to survive in a world that is increasingly hostile to our faith? Today, as we begin our new series “COURAGEOUS” we are going to look at the first of ten “survival tips” for thriving in an ungodly culture.