There is a popular misconception that occurs within Christianity: Once I accept Christ, all will go well with me.
However, as soon as we say “yes” to Christ, we are almost immediately hit with the reality that things can (and will) still continue to go wrong. With each misfortune, we are faced with the opportunity to fall into a pit of defeat. Though we pray for God to take away the issues at hand, we still might feel a sense of frustration, weariness, and internal struggle. Even when things are going right, we live awaiting the next mishap to occur.
Many Christians have accepted a perspective of defeat over one of victory!
The truth is, God wants us to walk in overwhelming victory and know that without a doubt that He is fighting our battles for us. Yet, there may be things we are allowing in our lives that are robbing us of the lives He desires for us to have.
With this in mind, let’s consider seven things that may be blocking your victory:
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