There are some prayers I had prayed in life and now am praying Jabez’s prayer (1 Chronicles 4 vs. 9); however God has opened my eyes to the above topic greatly.
Some people do say negative things about distant courses. But, there is one thing I observe about people who engage in distant courses – discipline.
It takes discipline to stop watching television all the time and use your time to gain knowledge, pray, train your children and volunteer for others. It takes discipline to stop procrastination, it takes discipline to wake up early to pray, study, go to work, or better your life. Someone can be born again, but, if the person is not disciplined enough that person will go back.
It takes discipline to determine, decide, stop smoking, and avoid adultery or fornication. It takes discipline to stop back- biting, stealing and whatever sin. Esau, the brother of Jacob sold his birth-right because he lacks discipline; so did Samson lost his life because he had no discipline over his sexual desire. Have you not read about Joseph and Daniel, these are men of discipline—study their lives and you will see.
God endowed Solomon with wisdom but because of lack of discipline it turned him into a word I will like not to use.
A continent like Africa is suffering and struggling because they lack discipline. It is discipline that can help you to say no and maintain your words or yes and maintain. If someone says he is independent and in reality he is not it means that person is not disciplined enough to govern his life.
Discipline is what can help your life – to cut off much bills and help you save much in life. It is discipline that can help you climb—most of the laziness are simply lack of discipline .Time will fail me, but think about it yourself and see the grain in the atom and you will never be the same.
It takes discipline to get rich and maintain it. Many people are not who they are, who they had wanted to be and where they had wanted to be because of lack of self-discipline.