It’s easy to get into a survival mode when times get tough and things aren’t going our way. When this happens, it’s tempting to just hunker down and settle where we are and not believe for increase, not believe to go any further in life.
If you watch the news reports long enough about the economy and the price of gas and how groceries are going up, it’s tempting to think “If I can just hold on”, “If I can just make it through another year”. And if we’re not careful, we’ll develop this survival mentality to where we are not releasing our faith and where we do not believe to rise any higher. We become satisfied if we just break even. (continue reading…)