I’ve had a book on my shelf for several years that I haven’t looked into that much, but it’s a resource I will be perusing as I work on my posts regarding manhood (Biblical manhood, that is). It is called Disciplines of a Godly Man by R. Kent Hughes. I was reading some of the introduction Monday evening and Hughes gave several examples of men we would likely consider to be geniuses, men like Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Hemmingway, Mike Singletary, and Winston Churchill. While these and others were born with natural gifts in certain areas, what makes them stand out is the discipline they forced on themselves which allowed them to become great. One of the Fruits of the Spirit is self-control. I’m pointing the finger at myself just as much as at anyone else when I say it is sad to see Christians struggling with things like obesity, lying, cheating, pornography, … Keep reading!