I am sure you remember Uriah, the Hittite warrior and husband of Bathsheba. Did you know he was one of David's Thirty Mighty Men? He was with David before he was king, and he fought alongside of David for many years. Please consider that when men of arms have fought in battle together, defending one … Continue reading Standing in Blood
If you recall, we declared earlier that the first step to becoming a man was to reject passivity. If we are to set our feet firmly on the path to manhood, we need to live purposefully. We need to live as if every day was important. We need to live as if every decision and … Continue reading To Become a Man – Part 2
So, let me set a stage and we can elaborate from there... I am a young man, who was raised by his mother who worked two and sometimes three jobs trying to clothe and feed her family. There was no prominent male figure in the household and most of what I learned about being a … Continue reading To Become a Man – Part 1
Just what does it mean to be a man? Even the Bible asks what is man: Job 7:17-18 What is man, that thou shouldest magnify him? and that thou shouldest set thine heart upon him? And that thou shouldest visit him every morning, and try him every moment? Job 15:14 What is man, that he should … Continue reading What is a Man?
Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. Joshua 1:9 I DO solemnly resolve before God to take full responsibility for myself, my wife and my children. I WILL love them, protect them, serve them, and teach them the Word … Continue reading The Resolution (Repost from Tom Leding)
Joseph Goebbels would be proud of the work the media in America is doing! After all, deception, obfuscation, subterfuge and downright lying have their place in shaping and controlling the minds of the gullible public. Today, in Amerika, we see the advancement of an extreme plan of propaganda being waged against the unsuspecting American public. … Continue reading Propaganda!
The will to win is not nearly as important as the will to prepare to win. Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habits. Watch your habits; they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny. The place you have always dreamed of being; … Continue reading Men of Integrity
"We need to set our sights high and refuse the traditions of men who say that it is impossible to do as Jesus instructed us." ~ John G. Lake Philippians 4:8 Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things … Continue reading Virtue
Most people envision the idea of a warrior as someone who trains and engages in physical combat. Even the word warrior invokes images of physical combat. Yet, being a warrior for Jesus is not about the physical aspects of warfare even though at times it might feel like you have been in a physical battle. … Continue reading Warriors!
In the Spirit, there is a battle that continually rages over each one of us. Forces of good and evil collide with great fury and contend for the souls of men. This is the battle of the ages! We are not called to be bystanders in this raging battle, but we are called to pick … Continue reading Arise Men of Valor!