by American Unitarian Association in Boston .
|Statement||by Minot Simons, D.D. A sermon preached in Cleveland, Ohio, January 26, 1908.|
|Series||[Pamphlets] / American Unitarian Association -- no.238, [Pamphlets] (American Unitarian Association) -- no.238.|
|Contributions||American Unitarian Association.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||13|
Confront DiscouragementLink First, we ask, “Why are you cast down, O my soul?” (Psalm ). Press for an answer. Second, we preach to our souls to “hope in God” (Psalm ). Don’t listen to discouraging self-talk; preach Third, we lift our drooping hands and strengthen our weak knees . Free Resources; Thousands of Links to Free Audio, Video and Printed Resources; Overcoming Depression and Discouragement By Charles Spurgeon, Dr. Joel Beeke, Paul Washer, Greg Price, Al Martin, Dr. Jay Adams, Brian Schwertley, Dr. Matthew McMahon, Richard Baxter, Dr. John MacArthur and Others (Free MP3s, Videos Books). 27 Replies to “DEFENSE AGAINST DISCOURAGEMENT” Yolanda says: Septem at PM Recently, when reading a book by Ann Graham Lots, the Lord impressed on me the need to lay 3 things that held me in bondage at His feet. If you request to have a resource sent to you and/or make a donation, Intercessors for America will. Discouragement is our heart’s response to adversity, but with the feel of loss and defeat. This means that the lowest end of discouragement is despair, which is utter hopelessness. This hopelessness is the antithesis of the hope of the gospel of Christ. Satan uses discouragement to tempt our flesh into being consumed with the troubles of life.
DISCIPLESHIP Some Cures for Discouragement By Pastor Rick Warren Saddleback Church. -Then I said to the nobles, the officials and the rest of the people, The work is extensive and spread out, and we are widely separated from each other along the wall. Wherever you hear the sound of the trumpet, join us there. Not only did he help me overcome discouragement in that moment, he gave me the habit of always searching for new defenses against it, one I’ve continued to use to this day. Now, I want to pass that habit on to you. 4 Simple Ways to Overcome Discouragement 1. Start talking to yourself. Coupled with idealism, discouragement often comes when people disappoint us. We were counting on someone who let us down. We had high hopes for a person who turned against us or failed spiritually and morally. Pastors especially are subject to disappointment when someone who made a good beginning in Christ turns back to the world. Overcoming Spiritual Discouragement is a call to hope a call to solace in time of suffering and a call to stand tall in times of affliction. Read this book, and you'll learn how to enter into the sublime peace and joy that our Lord s:
This talk was delivered on August 9, , at the Ron Paul Leadership and Strategy Meeting in Brazoria, Texas. The biggest enemy liberty faces is demoralization and discouragement among its friends. This has always been true. It is also true that there has always been a good case to be made for demoralization and discouragement. The founding fathers felt it before A man cannot deny his discouragement any more than he can deny his existence. It is part of his existence. All he can do is deny himself the luxury of discouragement; he can mortify his tendency to self-pity. By becoming Christ-centered instead of self-centered, a man re-orientates his perceptions so as no longer to see discouragement by the light of the world, or in its purely human . Discouragement is the collapse of our courage, of our faith and stamina. While everyone goes through discouraging periods, the Bible takes an unusually hard line against giving in to discouragement. If, as overwhelmingly projected, President Donald J. Trump loses his bid for re-election, many will be those who find discouragement in what they view as unanswered prayers. Many many prayed for his victory. If discouraged, one might look at another possible perspective.