Making the Goal. #1 – You Must Have a Goal. “If you’re bored with life –you don’t get up every morning with a burning desire to do things– you don’t have enough goals.” – Lou Holtz A) Know what you want and why - Proverbs 29:18 B) Write it down: 1-, 3-, 5-, 10-year goals - Habakkuk 2:2
“If you’re bored with life –you don’t get up every morning with a burning desire to do things– you don’t have enough goals.” – Lou Holtz
A) Know what you want and why
- Proverbs 29:18
B) Write it down: 1-, 3-, 5-, 10-year goals
- Habakkuk 2:2
C) Take action
- James 2:17
“If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you… whatever good things we build end up building us.” – Jim Rohn
“The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.” – Vince Lombardi
“Some people try to find things in this game that don’t exist, but football is only two things: blocking and tackling.” – Vince Lombardi
A) Battle of the mind (Proverbs 23:7)
B) The will to win
“The difference between a successful person and others is not the lack of strength, not the lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.” – Vince Lombardi
“It is the will that ultimately makes each individual choice of whether we will sin or obey. It is the will that chooses to yield to temptation, or say no. Our wills, then, ultimately determine our moral destiny, whether we will be holy or unholy in our character and conduct.”
– Jerry Bridges from The Pursuit of Holiness
A) Know where you are on the field
B) Know what down it is
C) Time management
What kills making the goal?
Penalties and turnovers
The last thing you need is one more trip around the mountain.
“You need a lot of passion for what you’re doing, because it’s so hard. Without passion, any rational person would give up.” – Steve Jobs
There is no substitution for passion.
Passion brings resolve.How long would you give a baby to walk? Until they do it!
Passion brings results.