Seems self reliance got us in a pile of trouble way back when, when Satan convinced Adam and Eve that their way was best. Why should it shock us that the same mindset damages the church? Of course, it’s probably driven by Satan this time as well!
Blessings and enjoy!
(This is the fifth in a 10 part series. Number 5 will be released tomorrow. If you are just starting to read this series, you will need to start with Top 10 Things That Are Killing The Church! first, then #10: Choosing Religion Over Relationship; #9 Ignoring That We Are In A War; #8: Wrong priorities; and finally read 7: Cookie Cutter Attitude before reading this one)
Self Reliance, now that doesn’t sound all that bad, does it? Isn’t it a good thing to be Self-Reliant? Look at the definition: “reliance on one’s own powers and resources rather than those of others.” You’re not a burden on anyone or a drain on any system. Shouldn’t that be a good thing? Yes, in one real sense, Self Reliance is a good thing. In farming Self Reliance means that you figure out how to be profitable year in and year…
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