Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect. Romans 12:2
Your views and beliefs can be directly supported by the bible
Your choose to believe what the bible says above what you have been taught, what your culture believes, or what your emotions may try to tell you
Your are steadfast (firm) in your core beliefs
You don’t believe that foundational truths are relative to a situation, time, people or place
What is an aspect of your worldview that has been developed by the world as opposed to the bible?
Not consistently viewing all of life through the bible
Not believing your worldview is absolute, but that is is somehow relative
Your culture more strongly influences your belief system more than the bible
Your non-Christian education influences your belief system more than the bible.
Your emotions or feelings about certain topics influence your belief system more than the bible
What can you do on an ongoing basis to continuously challenge your worldview?
Causes of Weakness
Received a non-Christian education
Brought up in a non-Christian culture or family
Allow your feelings to control your beliefs
Difficult life experiences that don’t seem to align with a biblical world view
Poor Christian role models in life that poorly represent the Word of God
In what ways can you overcome some of your inherent weaknesses?
Review the simple application steps below and choose 1 or 2 things you can do to spur yourself on to further growth.
Read the Bible and go to Church
Pray and engage in bible studies with other Christians
Hang out with people who love Jesus even more than you do and who love to talk about their beliefs
Learn about bible history, including who wrote each book, to whom, when, why, what was the culture like then, and what were the political, social, and economic conditions at that time
Read bible commentaries
Read books on Christian worldview
Complete a School of Biblical Studies or Biblical Core Course
Challenge yourself to define what you truly 100% believe and why