Handling The Pressures Of Leadership

‘I face daily the pressure of my concern for all the churches.’ 2 Corinthians 11:28 NIV Preachers prepare sermons, teachers plan lessons, accountants crunch numbers, and mechanics fix engines. But there’s no institution of higher learning that can fully prepare you...

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Menolak hidup dalam ketakutan (4)

‘Jika Allah di pihak kita, siapakah yang akan melawan kita?’ Roma 8:31  Untuk mengatasi rasa takut, Anda harus percaya bahwa Tuhan menyertai Anda. Itu adalah kunci kemampuan Anda untuk mematuhi apa yang Dia perintahkan untuk Anda lakukan. Saat Anda yakin bahwa Dia...

Refuse to live in fear (4)

‘If God is for us, who can be against us?’ Romans  8:31 NKJV To overcome fear, you must believe that God is with you. It’s the key to your ability to obey what He tells you to do. As you become confident that He is with you, your fear will lessen. When David...

Menolak hidup dalam ketakutan (3)

‘Kasih yang sempurna melenyapkan ketakutan.’ 1 Yohanes 4:18  Ketika Tuhan berkata, 'Jangan takut,' Dia pada dasarnya memberi tahu Anda, 'Kamu harus menghadapi rasa takut, tetapi kamu bisa menaklukkannya. Anda dapat bertindak terlepas dari itu.’ Alkitab...

Refuse to live in fear (3)

‘Perfect love casts out fear.’ 1 John  4:18 NKJV When God says, ‘Fear not,’ He is basically telling you, ‘You’re going to have to deal with fear, but you can conquer it. You can act in spite of it.’ The Bible says, ‘... perfect love casts out fear.’ Sometimes we...

Menolak hidup dalam ketakutan (2)

‘TUHAN di pihakku. Aku tidak akan takut.’ Mazmur 118:6  Tuhan telah menciptakan Anda untuk kehidupan yang bertumbuh, berpetualang, dan berkelanjutan. Tetapi Anda harus mengambil langkah iman yang berani. Dan Anda tidak dapat melakukannya jika Anda sangat puas tinggal...

Refuse to live in fear (2)

‘The Lord is on my side; I will not fear.’ Psalm 11 8:6 NKJV God has created you for a life of growth, adventure, and acceleration. But you must take bold steps of faith. And you can’t do that if you’re perfectly satisfied to live in the ‘safe zone’. Even when you...

Menolak hidup dalam ketakutan (1)

‘Ketakutan mengandung hukuman.’ 1 Yohanes 4:18  Kolumnis nasihat Ann Landers menerima sekitar 10.000 surat setiap bulan. Ketika diminta menyebutkan masalah paling umum dalam kehidupan pembacanya, dia berkata, 'Takut! Orang-orang takut kehilangan kesehatan,...

Refuse to live in fear (1)

‘Fear involves torment.’ 1 John  4:18 NKJV Advice columnist Ann Landers received about 10,000 letters every month. When asked to name the most common problem in her readers’ lives, she said, ‘Fear! People are afraid of losing their health, their wealth, and their...

Mulailah mengatakan, ‘Aku bisa.’

‘Banyak orang yang berkata tentang aku: “Baginya tidak ada pertolongan.”’ Mazmur 3:3  Mungkin, sepanjang hidup Anda, Anda telah berulang kali mendengar kata-kata 'Anda tidak bisa'. Banyak orang suka memberi tahu orang lain apa yang tidak bisa mereka lakukan....

Start saying, ‘I can.’

‘Many are they who say of me, “There is no help.”’ Psalm  3:2 NKJV Maybe, throughout your life, you have repeatedly heard the words ‘You can’t’. Many people like to tell others what they can’t do. Even people you wouldn’t automatically consider to be against you –...