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April 19, 2021

Ep.1174: Did God Make Heaven and Hell Humanity’s Destiny? (Part I)

Uncovering who goes to heaven and what happens to planet Earth

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CHAPTERS

[00:13:07]
Does the Bible say the earth will be burned up?


[00:30:15]
What does heaven look like for the followers of Jesus?


[00:45:16]
Who exactly goes to heaven and who doesn't?


Theme Scripture: Matthew 6:10

The general consensus in Christianity is that there are two paths, two destinies that await humanity. First, there is the heavenly bliss of being with Jesus. After all, Jesus himself said he was preparing a place for his followers in heaven and that he would bring us there. Second, there is the fiery torturous eternal existence of hell. This is reserved for everybody else who did not follow Jesus. While this “two destiny” approach may sound simple, it does not stand the test of scrutiny. For starters, the fact is the vast majority of humanity has not known or accepted the name of Jesus. Does this mean God’s careful creation of humanity “in His image” was a resounding failure? And what about planet Earth? If it is doomed for a fiery end, then why did Jesus tell us to pray for God’s kingdom to come on earth? These are just the beginning of some big questions, so let’s see if we can find big biblical answers!

Continue Reading

Is the earth burned up or not?

To best comprehend the eternal destiny of humanity, we need to look carefully at Bible prophecy beginning with earth. Some scriptures seem to indicate the earth will be burned up and every living thing upon it will be destroyed. While this sounds disturbing, the good news is that it is simply not true. On the contrary, we believe the earth will be an eternal habitation in a perfected state in the future. How can we say this when 2 Peter 3:10 reads “…the earth and its works will be burned up.”?

The key is understanding what is literal and what is figurative in Scripture. How would we respond to the skeptic who says we can determine something to be figurative to make it fit our narrative? The answer here is to have integrity. Not just personal integrity. We also absolutely need to maintain the clear and consistent teachings of God’s word from beginning to end. The Bible tells us what is true if we allow its message to surface!

Check out our April 19, 2021 podcast, “Did God Make Heaven and Earth Humanity’s Destiny? (Part 1)” for more. We dig into several Old Testament prophecies written at different times, in different places by different prophets. We find is a crystal-clear narrative that explains not only what will happen to earth, but why it will happen. These biblical texts are an absolute key in understanding the destiny of humanity in God’s plan.

How do you REALLY get to heaven?

With the question of earth settled, we next take a scriptural look at heaven.  Who goes to heaven, why do they go and what do they have to do to qualify? The bottom line is: If we want to know where the righteous and unrighteous of humanity go for eternity, we need to understand what is real and what is not according to the Bible. Join us for this revealing two-part discovery series!

 

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April 19, 2021

Ep.1174: Did God Make Heaven and Hell Humanity’s Destiny? (Part I)

Uncovering who goes to heaven and what happens to planet Earth

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[00:13:07]
Does the Bible say the earth will be burned up?


[00:30:15]
What does heaven look like for the followers of Jesus?


[00:45:16]
Who exactly goes to heaven and who doesn't?


Theme Scripture: Matthew 6:10

The general consensus in Christianity is that there are two paths, two destinies that await humanity. First, there is the heavenly bliss of being with Jesus. After all, Jesus himself said he was preparing a place for his followers in heaven and that he would bring us there. Second, there is the fiery torturous eternal existence of hell. This is reserved for everybody else who did not follow Jesus. While this “two destiny” approach may sound simple, it does not stand the test of scrutiny. For starters, the fact is the vast majority of humanity has not known or accepted the name of Jesus. Does this mean God’s careful creation of humanity “in His image” was a resounding failure? And what about planet Earth? If it is doomed for a fiery end, then why did Jesus tell us to pray for God’s kingdom to come on earth? These are just the beginning of some big questions, so let’s see if we can find big biblical answers!

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To best comprehend the eternal destiny of humanity, we need to look carefully at Bible prophecy beginning with earth. Some scriptures seem to indicate the earth will be burned up and every living thing upon it will be destroyed. While this sounds disturbing, the good news is that it is simply not true. On the contrary, we believe the earth will be an eternal habitation in a perfected state in the future. How can we say this when 2 Peter 3:10 reads “…the earth and its works will be burned up.”?

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Ep.1170: Does Being a Christian Have to Be Difficult?

Examining what discipleship is and what it is not

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CHAPTERS

[00:13:24]
What does it mean when Jesus told us to deny ourselves?


[00:30:21]
Was Jesus trying to scare people away when he told us to take up our cross?


[00:45:42]
What are the benefits to being a lifetime follower of Jesus?


Theme Scripture: Luke 9:23

21st century Christianity can be confusing. With all of the denominations and interpretations and approaches to Scripture it is hard to fathom they all claim to represent the same thing. So, what is the bottom line? Is being a Christian - a true Christian - a difficult way of life, or is it a privileged way of life? Does following Jesus place demands on you that are unreasonable to the average person? Or does it promise and deliver some kind of abundance that the average person would notice? Does Christianity fundamentally change you? Or does it help you be the best person you think you can be? Is following Jesus an exclusive calling of those who would do the hard work? Or does it work by way of general knowledge and discovery? Let’s see how Jesus describes what following him looks like and what it produces.

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Compare

As we look at Christian life here in the 21st century, it is easy to notice a significant difference in how it works when compared to 1st century Christianity. Now we have sweeping individuality available in our churches. Now we are encouraged to find a church that suits us, that we are comfortable with. Back then, you became a Christian because you became a believer in Jesus and his sacrifice, and it was all about truth and salvation. Now our Christianity is easily focused on fitting into our comfort zone of service or praise or worship or giving. Back then, Christianity was focused on fitting the varied disciples into the mold of living for Christ. In short, modern Christianity is a far cry from original discipleship.

Does this mean that Christianity, which we will call discipleship, is a hard and unyielding mold we are forced into? Not at all! Make no mistake, there are difficult mountains to climb and challenging changes in character to accomplish. But these formidable tasks should not be allowed to overshadow the magnitude of blessing opportunity and growth that discipleship floods us with.

Peace, joy and overcoming

When Jesus tells all who are weary and heavy laden to come to him for rest, he means it. His promise is to show us how to navigate our world by leaning on him for grace, strength and inspiration. The Bible promises peace, joy and overcoming to those who become Jesus’ disciples. There are Scriptures that promise our highest needs being met and being led through our crises. Who wouldn’t want all that? Still, discipleship is a steep and narrow pathway.

How do we put these two seeming extremes together and make sense of following Christ? Check out our March 22, 2021 podcast, “Does Being a Christian Have to Be Difficult?” for answers. We walk through the hardships of discipleship and match them with its blessings and privileges. What we end up with is a clarity of purpose and a straightforward understanding of the why behind it all. Following Christ is not for the faint of heart, but it is the most blessed decision you can ever make!

 

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Ep.1158: Has My Christianity Been Compromised?

Where and when compromises should be avoided or accepted

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[00:29:36]
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[00:47:28]
When is it required for us to compromise?


Theme Scripture: Joshua 24:15

Compromise can be so misunderstood. On one hand, we as Christians should be standing for and living a compromise-free life. Nothing should ever water down our life principles of sacrifice. Walking steadfastly in Jesus’ footsteps must always be our immovable goal. On the other hand, there are times and places when compromise is not only an option but a necessary and spiritually-based choice of righteousness. Because we are all imperfect we will inevitably come across circumstances where it is not a lowering of our standards, but a raising of them. How then do we tell the difference? What makes some compromises good and others just plain wrong?

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To differentiate good and bad compromise, we need to understand two fundamental questions:

  1. What are we compromising about? This is a broad area, and we need to be alert. The general bottom line is our compromises can include a myriad of subjects but must never go down one particular road. That road is the compromise of godly principles. These are NEVER up for grabs! This might sound like am easy issue, but we need to be careful. It is far too easy to confuse those things that are solid godly principles with those things that are personal preferences. Sometimes we want something to rise to the level of principle that simply does not belong there. Fortunately, there are many Scriptures that help us see the difference.
  2. Who are we compromising with? Let’s be clear, this is not going to be a clear night and day answer, except for one detail. As Christians, we should be reasonable and willing to engage in give and take with people from all walks of life.  The one exception is making a deal with the devil.  While this sounds like an obvious thing to avoid, it is far more subtle that we might think.

Moses is a great example of how to manage this. When he was preparing to lead the Hebrew slaves out of Egypt he was following God’s direction. He took his specific instructions and appeared before the mighty Pharaoh of Egypt several times. When we observe what took place in those interchanges, we learn several profound lessons regarding appropriate compromise. This may have looked like a classic power struggle. It was really a process that revealed the mighty Pharaoh’s lying, deceit and weakness. It also revealed the importance of NOT compromising when godly principles are at stake.

Check out our December 28, 2020 podcast, “Has My Christianity Been Compromised?” for more. We examine how to avoid the entrapment of making deals with the devil. We describe the danger of falling into four specific traps, the fist of which is being an Incognito Christian. Just as important, we list many compromises that are not only acceptable, but spiritually healthy to make. Don’t miss this opportunity to lay out the whole concept of compromise and understand when to proceed and when to run!

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Ep.1109: What Three Steps Will Get Us to Heaven? (Part II)

How justification, sanctification and glorification apply to all

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[00:10:37]
What does having glory in heaven really mean?


[00:25:17]
How is salvation provided for the rest of the world?


[00:38:14]
What role do Jesus' followers play in reconciling the world back to God?


[00:56:00]
What does the future glory of humanity look like?


Theme Scripture: Romans 8:17

We know every Christian wants to go to heaven.  The real question is, does every Christian know what is required to get there?  Last week we began to talk about the several important elements God has put in place.  These define not only His plan in general, but they clearly show us what the Christian call is all about.  We found some very legal pieces to the puzzle, as well as some very practical pieces.  It all boils down to two things:  First, there IS a well-defined path to heaven. Second, for the rest of the world not going to heaven, there also IS a path to salvation. Its destination is earthly, but with many similarities to the heavenly path.  Now let’s put all of these pieces in perspective!

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What about glory?

Let’s start by talking about glory, which is generally perceived as a destination.  We usually associate glory with heaven, but in the Bible, glory covers a broad spectrum of results.  There is the glory of men in their imperfect state that some strive to have.  In contrast is the glory of immortal life in heaven that Jesus’ followers strive for.  Glory as represented in the Bible can be found in many different endeavors.  It does not have to be godly to be sought after; it just needs to be appealing.  This begs the question; is there any truly God-honoring glory for the billions of humanity who are not following Jesus as his disciple?  The answer here is a surprising yes.

What about heaven?

How can this be when Jesus spoke so plainly about heaven as the key destination?  It all comes down to understanding what the scriptural teaching regarding the destiny of different groups of people. Based on last week’s podcast, we know God’s plan of salvation entails four necessities required to get to heaven: redemption, justification, reconciliation and sanctification. While these things bring glorification to Jesus’ followers, we cannot discount what those very same things can do for everyone else.

The Bible speaks plainly and often about the positive effects of redemption, justification, etc., on the non-believing world.  One reason so many who believe in Scripture don’t see this is because it is in many ways veiled.  There are, in fact, many prophecies which point to the salvation of the “everybody else.”  Because they are prophetic Old Testament utterances, they not only get less attention, they are also hard to understand.

Check out our January 20, 2020 podcast, “What Three Steps will Get Us to Heaven? (Part 2) for more.  We compare how God’s plan unfolds with those who follow Jesus and those who don’t.  While the differences in these two groups are dramatic, the similarities are profound.  Follow along with us as we trace specific prophecies that reveal what the path of those who don’t believe now will look like later.  Watch God’s plans and purposes unfold out from His word!  This is a journey worth taking.

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January 20, 2020

VIDEO: What Three Steps Will Get Us to Heaven? (Part II)

We know every Christian wants to go to heaven.  The real question is, does every Christian know what is required to get there? Watch this short vlog then listen to the full podcast of the same name for more details.

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January 13, 2020

VIDEO: What Three Steps Will Get Us to Heaven? (Part I)

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January 13, 2020

Ep.1108: What Three Steps Will Get Us to Heaven? (Part I)

Defining and describing justification and sanctification

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CHAPTERS

[00:11:34]
What is justification and how are we justified?


[00:26:06]
What is the difference between being reckoned justified and actual justification?


[00:42:47]
What is the process of sanctification and why is it mandatory?


[00:55:48]
By what four ways are we sanctified?


Theme Scripture: Romans 5:1

So, what does the road to heaven actually look like? If you look across the wide spectrum of Christian beliefs you will find far more variety in the answer than you might have thought. You would expect all of the answers to include believing in Jesus - and that's a good start. However, the Bible gives us several other qualifiers for being on the road to heaven, and this is where the confusion begins. The fact is, going to heaven is NOT merely about what one believes. As a matter of fact, being on this journey is not something we can just one day decide to do! Heaven IS possible, but what steps must be taken?

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Salvation

God’s plan can be explained by understanding the biblical meaning of six words. While these words reflect the journey to heaven, they also reveal so much more. SALVATION is first on the list. It describes the overall picture of God’s plan. God knew sin would arrive through the influence of Satan and that His human creation would suffer its terrible consequences.  Because God knew this all ahead of time, He also had a plan in place to counteract the deadly effects of sin. His was a plan of SALVATION. This plan that would satisfy justice and bring his human family back to the opportunity for eternal life. By understanding what this first word means, we begin to understand the mind of God.

Redemption and Justification

So, what about heaven? We all know God’s plan provided Jesus as the ransom price for the sin of Adam. This has to do with REDEMPTION, the second of the six words you'll have to listen to podcast to hear about. Jesus did far more than simply pay the price for Adam. In accordance with God’s will, he drew followers to him who would be willing to live lives of sacrifice as he did. To these he promised the opportunity of a heavenly reward.  No follower could be considered for this privilege unless they were first called by God to JUSTIFICATION, the third word on the list.  Christianity uses this word as a basis for going to heaven.

JUSTIFICATION in the Bible is unique. Today when we say someone has justification for doing something, we mean they have ample reasons behind them. We don’t necessarily agree that their reasons are absolutely righteous, but we acknowledge they are actionable. On the contrary, to be justified in the Bible is to be made right before God. This is only possible because of the ransom of Jesus.

Does this mean when we are justified we are acceptable in God’s sight? What about SANCTIFICATION? What does it mean? How does it fit in with being right in God’s eyes?  Check out our January 13, 2020 podcast, “What Three Steps Will Get Us to Heaven? (Part 1)” for more. Then head over to Part 2 for the full picture. We decipher these life-giving words, put them in context and clearly lay out how the pieces fit together. Following the heavenly call is a life-long endeavor. Why not find out how it all works?

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December 16, 2019

Ep.1104: How Do I Know My Decisions Are Right?

Revealing and applying the mechanics of great decision-making

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CHAPTERS

[00:14:11]
How do we manage our personal desires?


[00:30:19]
How do we avoid peer pressure when making decisions?


[00:45:59]
How do we deal with decisions other Christians might not agree with?


[01:01:25]
What steps did Jesus lay out for his followers to help them make the most important decisions?


Theme Scripture: Luke 14:28

To live is to decide.  No matter who you are and what environment you live in, you will most likely be pressed with making an untold number of decisions. These will directly influence how your life will unfold.  This can be a scary thought because no one wants to make decisions that are bad!  Yet, most of us don’t seriously put in the time and effort to be sure the path we chose is good.  How can this be?  Much has to do with the way our minds work, social pressure and our desire for comfort. As Christians, we need to be keenly aware of these challenges, because our choices are supposed to always be in line with God’s will and Jesus’ footsteps.  How must we think and what must we do in order to keep our decisions in line with all that would bring glory to God?

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The human mind is very predictable when it comes to decision making.  No matter who we are we, our minds have some degree of pre-programming built into the process.  This is an instinctive efficiency measure.  It cuts out the need to consciously process every little decision about every little thing.  This can be both a very good thing and a very bad thing.  It all comes down to what information our pre-programming is based upon.  Is it based upon ethical and righteous thinking that seeks to do only that which is godly?  If so, we are indeed positioned for sound decision making.  Is it based upon previous experience, emotions and the influences of peer groups?  If so, we are typical and unfortunately set up to begin our decision making on the wrong foot.

To have a better grasp on making the kind of decisions a true Christian should, we need to understand two things:

  1.  We need to know how to identify what drives our default decision making process.
  2.  We need to establish what principles we will always strive to abide by, as well as what influences we will seek to ignore.

There are several very revealing biblical accounts that help us to unravel all of this.  King Solomon is a great place to start.  He became the wisest man in all the earth and then descended into selfishness and idolatry.  In some ways, his story is a paradox, as it seems that foolishness would naturally precede wisdom.  Yet, Solomon’s experience was the opposite.  Once we understand how and why he lost his grip on godliness and wisdom, our own decision making processes are easier to identify.

Check out our December 16, 2019 podcast, “How Do I Know My Decisions Are Right?” for more.  We pull apart Solomon’s story along with experiences from Samuel the prophet.  We add some wise counsel from James and Paul.  To top things off, we look at some of Jesus’ teachings and uncover an unmistakable process for godly decision making.   Life is too valuable to experience without access to the best decision making tools.  Listen in and walk away better equipped!

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March 25, 2019

VIDEO: Do I Seek God’s Protection or His Permission?

It is far too easy to fall into the trap of looking for God’s permission to do or act or respond when we really should be seeking His providential guidance. This is tricky – how do we tell the difference? How do we uncover what God would have us do in contrast to what He often allows us to do? Watch this short vlog then listen to the full podcast of the same name.

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Ep.1066: Do I Seek God’s Protection or His Permission?

Confronting our own will while we are trying to walk as Jesus did

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CHAPTERS

[00:12:00]
How might we run ahead of God's permission?


[00:31:49]
How can we stand firm in our convictions when it isn't convenient to do so?


[00:52:34]
How do I talk myself out of my personal preferences in favor of God's will?


[01:08:13]
What if we get impatient for God to do something?


Theme Scripture: Romans 12:2

How often do we as Christians look at our experiences, determine what God’s will is for us and then notice it just happens to coincide with what we want?  It is far too easy to fall into the trap of looking for God’s permission to do or act or respond when we really should be seeking His providential guidance.  This is tricky – how do we tell the difference?  How do we uncover what God would have us do in contrast to what He often allows us to do?  There is no easy answer here, as God’s does not set up flashing neon signs showing us the way.  And no, He will not tweet you, post an Instagram or message you on Facebook either!  Discouraged?  Don’t be, because there is an answer.  The key is knowing what to look for and knowing where and how to find it!

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So, shouldn’t we want both God’s protection AND His permission?  Of course!  The problem arises when we go along through our daily experiences and come to those crossroads that create a legitimate dilemma.  When we pause and consider which way to go, do we actually pause long enough to consider which way Jesus would have gone?  Do we ask the question every Christian should be asking – what is God's will in the matter?

Either one of two end results tend to be true here.  First and most commonly, we lean toward making a decision that best fits our personal requirements or comfort.  We reason that it is a good decision – we are not going to do anything we think is immoral or lacks integrity, and that road we have chosen best suits our wants and needs as well.  Now all of this may in fact be good, but is all of this what God would have us to do in light of our promise to always do His will first and foremost?  Have we slipped into consulting our own desires instead of His?  Are we dragging God along for the ride and assuming He will protect us because we are doing a good thing?

The less common end result is pausing long enough to truly consider the will of God before we actually decide what to do.  By definition this approach is far more uncomfortable, and our own feelings and preferences on the matter are taken out of the position of top priority and replaced with godly principles and Jesus’ example.  Here we are legitimately saying, "God show me which way to go and I will follow." Here God’s permission will inherently bring His protection.

Okay, how do we get this right in our lives?  Check out our March 25, 2019 podcast, “Do I Seek God’s Protection or His Permission?”  We go through two pointed examples of biblical characters who did things both ways.  We observe their thinking, behavior and results and build the reasoning that shows us what is required to follow God’s permission first.  Please don’t hesitate on this, as it is one of those “need to know” life lessons!

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Ep.985: How Do I Defeat My Worst Enemy? Me!

Learning to understand, cope with and overcome self-sabotage

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CHAPTERS

[00:18:35]
What if I just don't have the energy to change my life?


[00:36:13]
Can focusing our energy get us out of our self-sabotaging pattern?


[00:54:05]
Focused energy, transformation, giving and authenticity. What does all of this do to self-sabotage?


[01:12:05]
More self-sabotage elimination tools


Theme Scripture: Romans 7:24

In many ways we are daily in a fight for our lives.  There are so many choices that present themselves to us each and every day, many of which can distract and derail us from what is most important.  The biggest factor that determines whether we stay on track with life or go down some rabbit hole of distraction and disruption is simply...me.  Yup, I am the decision maker - the gatekeeper of my own mind and body - and I alone have final say as to what kind of victory or what kind of defeat I will experience.  Now, wait a minute!  As a Christian shouldn’t I be subject to the will of God through Christ?  Absolutely!  Then why am I saying that I am in control?  It’s simple!  I decide how much influence the will of God will exercise in my life at any given moment and that makes ME my worst enemy!  Great!  Now what do we do?  What do we do?  We learn how to identify, fight and win the battle!

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Our first task is to identify the battle.  It turns out that achieving victory over ourselves is a really tricky thing.  The main issue is that we are trying to change something we are not only very comfortable with but that we have grown to depend on and even hide behind.  What this does is create an environment of quiet and creative self-sabotage.  While this sounds unsettling, this is an incredibly common dilemma and its challenges are many.  In our desire to mature as Christians we see and acknowledge that our goals in life need us to grow and need us to change.  Meanwhile, our programmed and habitual responses in life like us just as we are and fight against our goals to maintain a sense of equilibrium.  Now, this sense of equilibrium is probably not balanced at all, it just feels that way because our subconscious self is doing its job of protecting us from what it perceives as potential hurt embarrassment and failure.

Sounds daunting, doesn’t it!  Well, it is, but the good news is that in spite of the power of our self-protective (and often misguided) instincts we can make progress, and that brings us to learning how to actually fight the battle.  This battle is fought by implementing two necessary, simple and repeatable steps.  The first step is to observe and acknowledge how our self-sabotage applies itself.  This is not necessarily easy or comfortable, but it is the very foundation of true change in our lives.  The second step is to embrace what our self sabotage is trying to accomplish and replace its instinct and methods with spiritually-proven methods and spiritually-sound (though not yet mature) instincts.  Again – not easy!

Please check out our September 4th 2017 podcast entitled, “How Do I Defeat My Worst Enemy?  Me!” and follow along with us as we not only unravel the whole self-sabotage thing but as we suggest seven steps of spiritual significance that help to replace self- sabotage with steady spiritual growth.  This is one of those podcasts you really don’t want to miss!

 

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