Webster defines determination as:
*the act of deciding definitely and firmly; also : the result of such an act of decision *firm or fixed intention to achieve a desired end <a woman of great courage and determination>
Some Synonyms of determination are
assurance, backbone*, boldness, bravery, certainty, constancy, conviction, courage, dauntlessness, decision, dedication, doggedness, dogmatism, energy, fearlessness, firmness, fortitude, grit, guts*, hardihood, heart*, independence, nerve*, persistence, purpose, resolution, resolve, self-confidence, single-mindedness, spunk*, steadfastness, stubbornness, tenacity, valor, willpower and drive
HOW DETERMINED ARE YOU??
I WANT TO ASK YOU SOME QUESTIONSâ€¦THINK ABOUT THE ANSWERS.
WHAT IF YOU FAIL?
A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough.
John Christian Bovee
You canâ€?t failâ€¦as long as you are determined to not give up!!!
DOES MINISTRY SEEM IMPOSSIBLE TO YOU AT TIMES?
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person's determination.
DO YOU QUIT WHEN THINGS GET TOUGH???
The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win.
DO YOU THINK YOU HAVE TO HAVE â€?GOOD LUCKâ€? FOR THIS MINISTRY TO WORK???
The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
HOW MANY TIMES ARE YOU WILLING TO PICK UP THE BATON AND RUN THE RACE AGAIN???
* I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Thomas Alva Edison
WILL YOU HANG ON AS LONG AS IT TAKES???
Bear in mind, if you are going to amount to anything, that your success does not depend upon the brilliancy and the impetuosity with which you take hold, but upon the ever lasting and sanctified buldoggedness with which you hang on after you have taken hold.
Dr. A. B. Meldrum
DO YOU EXPECT TO WIN THIS GAME OF MINISTRY??
Itâ€?s a very funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.
William Somerset Maugham
What is the best for you? For your vision? Is it AM, RVP, NVP? Refuse to accept anything but the best and you WILL get it.
WHEN IT SEEMS ALL CONTACTS ARE GONE, WHEN IT SEEMS THE WHOLE WORLD HAS HEARD OF JESUS, WILL YOU DO WHAT HANNIBAL SAIDâ€¦
* We will either find a way or make one.
DO YOU KNOW EXACTLY WHAT YOU WANT OUT OF MINISTRY?
* What this power is I cannot say; all I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.
Alexander Graham Bell