For the fastest way to be miserable, dwell on what’s wrong and unjust in your life. Or, instead, you can adopt James E. Ward Jr.’s “zero victim mentality.” Pastor, author, and international leader on cultural and spiritual issues, James took his experience of being raised in the deep south and chose to exchange victimhood for a totally different mindset.
Today Colleen speaks with pastor James E. Ward Jr., author of Zero Victim: Liberate Yourself from the Mentality of Defeat
How do you define social law, spiritual law, and moral law?
How do you know when you're in bondage to faulty thinking?
Why must we be honest about our present situation before we can move to a zero victim mentality?
Why is it so easy to think of ourself as a victim to something outside our control?
How is "renewing our mind" critical to attaining a zero victim mindset?
When tough times come, how can we learn to look at them as opportunities for growth?
How do we distinguish between those who are truly victims and those who are merely trapped in victim thinking?
How can focusing on victory in Christ help us change our thinking on our present circumstances?
Why should we turn first to God's Word instead of allowing our emotions to dictate how we feel about our circumstances?
Why is God's Word the key to freeing us from being victims?