Do you have the strength to stand strong when the world hates you? “I write to you, young men, because you are strong and vigorous, and the Word of God is [always] abiding in you (in your hearts), and you have been victorious over the wicked one.” John 2:14 (AMP)
This is a discussion of Step 4 (develop endurance), the final push to leave Level 2 (immaturity) and enter Level 3 (mature servant of the Lord).
“Since we are receiving a Kingdom that is unshakable, let us be thankful and please God by worshiping him with holy fear and awe. 29 For our God is a devouring fire.” Hebrews 12:28-29 (NLT2)
Randy focuses on the need to be so strong that you will not be shaken under pressure, trials, opposition, and difficult circumstances so that you can continue in your service of your King Jesus. This talk is centered on understanding Level 2 (which is immaturity) and how to move forward through Step 4 (adding all diligence to [exercising] self-control [develop] steadfastness [patience, endurance]) for the purpose of entering the next phase of life, the mature servant of the Lord.