“But you, be strong and do not lose courage, for there is reward for your work.”
I love this, I woke up thinking about D-Words on D-Day which led me to the Dictionary to break it down.
the ability to make yourself do things that should be done
It’s hard to exercise every day. You have to have a lot of self-discipline.
a lack of self-discipline
What he lacked in talent he made up for in determination.
— often followed by to + verb
We all respected her fierce determination to succeed.
to change the rank or position of (someone) to a lower or less important one
Teachers can choose to demote a student to a lower grade.
The army major was demoted to captain.
something that makes it difficult to think or pay attention
to be uncertain about (something) to believe that (something) may not be true or is unlikely
the act of making something less likely to happen or of making people less likely to do something
The decision is yours, you have to come to realize that you are your worst enemy. I was sharing last night about Inspiration and Innovation and how to define the both and then come to see how we can relate. In both I came to realize “I am a problem to myself” and I have to take myself to that place to become disciplined and determined so that all the rest can disappear.
Who wants to be fruitful? Who wants to be healthy? Who wants to Inspire? Who wants to lead others? Well then you must look into these D-Words and apply them to your DAILY LIFE.
Hebrews 12:11 “For the moment all discipline seems painful rather than pleasant, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it.”
Hebrews 12:7-8 “It is for discipline that you have to endure. God is treating you as sons. For what son is there whom his father does not discipline? If you are left without discipline, in which all have participated, then you are illegitimate children and not sons”
BE ENCOURAGED, BE INSPIRED