Define success God's way with Dr. Charles Stanley.
In this study guide, popular author and pastor Dr. Charles Stanley demonstrates how readers can hurdle the roadblocks that stand between them and their goals. They will discover that God wants His children to succeed and has designed and equipped them for that purpose.
The book defines what it means to be successful from God’s perspective, then demonstrates God’s commitment to your success, and walks the reader through steps for setting goals, ways to pursue God’s goals, and how to handle roadblocks to success.
About the Author
Dr. Charles Stanley is the senior pastor of the First Baptist Church of Atlanta, where he has served for more than 40 years. He is a New York Times bestselling author who has written more than 60 books, including the bestselling devotional Every Day in His Presence. Dr. Stanley is the founder of In Touch Ministries. The In Touch with Dr. Charles Stanley program is transmitted throughout the world on more than 1,200 radio outlets and 130 television stations/networks, and in language projects in more than 50 languages. The award-winning In Touch devotional magazine is printed in four languages with more than 12 million copies each year. Dr. Stanley’s goal is best represented by Acts 20:24: “Life is worth nothing unless I use it for doing the work assigned me by the Lord Jesus—the work of telling others the Good News about God's mighty kindness and love.” This is because, as he says, “It is the Word of God and the work of God that changes people’s lives.”
Table of Contents
Introduction: Defining Success-God's Way 1
Lesson 1 God Wants You to Succeed! 5
Lesson 2 God's Commitment to Your Success 12
Lesson 3 Setting Godly Goals 24
Lesson 4 God's Personal Success Patterns for You 38
Lesson 5 Pursuing God's Goals 49
Lesson 6 Money and Success 62
Lesson 7 Hurdling the Roadblocks to Success 74
Lesson 8 Successful Attitudes and Ideas 88
Lesson 9 A Successful Use of Time 98
Lesson 10 Persisting Until You Succeed 110