Discipline Your Mind For Success

When you want to chart a new course,create new vistas,attain a new level of properity,or set new goals for growth,you have to learn to use your mind. Your mind is a tool that can be disciplined. You can teach it to focus in one direction,instead of vacillating in thoughts. This way,you’ll be able to use your mind to prepare your heart to accomplish greater things. Isaiah 26:3 says, “Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace,whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee.” By staying your mind on the Lord,you’re disciplining your mind to focus on the Word of God concerning you and what you’re doing. The result is that you’ll experience the extraordinary peace of God that gives rest and prosperity.
Take your mind away from anything and everything that distracts, and focus your attention on God. Choose to only be around those who love the Lord, and discuss only with those who’ll inspire you. Keep away from people who’ll deflate your faith,and try to talk you out of what you want to achieve. Set time aside for study and meditation on the Word. To stay your mind on God, you have to stay your mind on His Word according to Joshua 1:8.