Judges: A Drifting People, A Delivering God (part eleven)
Have you ever been diagnosed with spiritual complacency? This disease seems especially to prey on modern Christians. Several conditions can result from spiritual complacency, and none of them are good. When Christians coast we become more vulnerable to temptation and sin. We experience discord in our relationships with others. We settle for far less than God's ideal for our lives. When considered in this light, it quickly becomes apparent that there is no such thing as coasting in the faith: we're always moving either forward or backward. Which direction are you heading?