Auto racers are careful to position themselves in qualifying laps so that they achieve the most advantageous pole positions in the race. Race car drivers are not the only ones who are interested in positioning themselves to win. We talk about positioning in many areas of life these days. In the news we hear discussions about positioning our nation in the new global economy and in international politics. We think of positioning ourselves to make a sale in business. Or, we may want to position ourselves to climb to the partner level in our firm. Politicians try to position themselves for victory in primaries and in the general election. Marriage partners are positioning themselves to succeed in marriages. Others are interested in positioning themselves to pursue a new career. Many people are attempting to position themselves for retirement through investments in the stock market, gold, or other investment options. I know of no one who is disinterested in being positioned to prosper in the plan for their life.
If you are interested in positioning yourself to prosper in the plan for your life you will not want to miss learning about any of the ten principles you will find posted here!!! As you seek to position yourself to prosper, you may explore the world’s humanistic plan for your life which is selfish and self-centered. It promises a modicum of success, but it can make no guarantees. You may try, as many have, to formulate your own plan that may or may not work with any degree of success. Or, you may choose to get in on God’s plan for your life that is guaranteed to work and in which you are promised that you will prosper in ways that are best for you.
God’s Word to you is, ‘For I know what I have planned for you,’ says the Lord. ‘I have plans to prosper you, not to harm you. I have plans to give you a future filled with hope.’ (Jere. 29:11 NET). God said to Joshua, Moses successor, who was to lead His people into the Promised Land, Do not let this Book of the Law depart from your mouth; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful (Josh. 1:8 NIV). Who would not want to opt for this plan? If you want to know more about it you will want to check our these ten principles to position yourself to prosper in the plan for your life.
10 Principles to Position Yourself to Prosper in the Plan for Your Life:
1. Face your future through the lens of faith.
2. Figure out a daily time and place for solitude with God.
3. Fast is not best, fruitful is best.
4. Focus on your God-given assets.
5. Ferret out the cause of your present discomfort.
6. Fix your schedule before it finishes you.
7. Forbid anything less than God’s best for your life.
8. Flourish in the garden where you are planted.
9. Find a way to invest your life in each new day God gives as His gift to you.
10. Forgive those who do you wrong.Print This Post