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Personal Responsibility

“While Scripture shows that we should pattern our lives after those who are more mature in the faith, it’s also clear we’re ultimately responsible for our own growth, maturity, attitudes and behavior.” — A quote from the book, “A Biblical Perspective of Self-Defense and Civil Disobedience.”

Ultimate Solution

“In most cases, the ultimate solution to your problem is not defeating the devil or receiving a greater blessing from God, but crucifying your sinful, ungodly attitudes and behavior.” — A quote from the book, “Making the Transition.”

Not an Add-On

“Christianity isn’t a supplement to normal life; you can’t add it to everything else you do, like a hobby…. Christianity permeates everything you do and influences every attitude and action.” — A quote from the book, “Transforming Your Mind.”

Reject Sin without Compromise

“You cannot compromise with your sinful desires, and they will not demand less if you appease them occasionally. The only effective way to deal with your sinful desires, attitudes, and behavior is to totally reject them and embrace those situations that crucify them.” — A quote from the book, “Making the Transition.”

Our Responsibility and God’s

“As we focus on defeating our sinful attitudes and behavior (which is our responsibility, with His help), God is free to govern everything else that affects us (which is His responsibility).” — A quote from the book, “A Biblical Perspective of Self-Defense and Civil Disobedience.”

Your Character, Redeemed by God

God gave you the character you need to be effective in life and in his kingdom. The problem is that sin has perverted your character, making you less effective than God intends. He will redeem your character with your cooperation, making you more effective than you ever would imagine. If you redeem something, you recognize Read More…