To withstand the trials and temptations of the world, we have to be spiritually resilient. And we’re learning how, today on Bold Steps. Last time, we began a message that Mark originally shared with the students at Moody Bible Institute … laying out The 7 Habits of Resilient Students. And while this lesson was directed to the students of MBI … the keystone habits that Mark shares are extremely applicable to all of us, no matter what stage of life we may be in. In yesterday’s program, he established the first three key habits that lead to spiritual resiliency. First, we must establish and guard our daily time with God. Second, we need to invite other people into our growth process and allow ourselves to be sharpened by Christian community. And third, we need to pour ourselves into a church community, and give of our talents and support to those around us. We pick things up right there ...
Mark Jobe serves as president of Moody Bible Institute and host of Moody Radio's Bold Steps. He is the author of Unstuck: Out of Your Cave into Your Call (Moody Publishers). He is also the founding pastor of New Life Community Church, a Chicago-based ministry with 27 locations throughout Chicago. Mark earned a diploma from Moody in 1984, a master’s degree from Moody Theological Seminary, and a doctorate in transformational leadership from Bakke Graduate University. He and his wife, Dee, have three adult children.
Bold Steps with Dr. Mark Jobe takes you on the path to freedom and authenticity in Christ. With candid, topical teaching from God’s Word, Dr. Jobe offers simple gospel messages with the power to transform your life.