As Booker T. Washington once said, “Character, not circumstance, makes the person.”
"Courage is an outgrowth of who we are. Exterior supports may temporarily sustain, but only inward character creates courage. ~Max Lucado, The Applause of Heaven
The good news is the power to generate this inner strength and character does not come from us; but from God.
God is at work within you to give you the will and the power to achieve his purpose. ~Philippians 2:13 JB Phillips
Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us, to him be glory in the church and in Christ Jesus throughout all generations, for ever and ever! Amen. ~Ephesians 3:20-21 NIV
Growing Together in Character,
In His Power...