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The Rebellious Christian: Dealing With a Government You Don't Agree With

A servant is one who, either by force or by choice, stands in a constant submissive state to an authoritative power. A rebel is one who fights the power of the oppressive overlord in an attempt to either be free from restraint or to set up his own establishment of rule and reign. In the modern context these two words are diametrically opposed. They are separated in our thinking as much as any two words can be. Yet, the Christian lives centrally in the tension of being a submissive rebel. It is simply what it means to be a Christian. 

SWOT Analysis - Serving Others

People forget to make a solid plan when it comes to adding a new discipline to their lifestyle. They have identified a need (lose weight, serving others, etc.) and an action that address that need (diet, send a few bucks to a charity) but these are short term reminders at best.