Five cycles of discipline
1. First cycle of discipline: loss of health, decline of
agricultural prosperity, terror, fear and death in combat,
loss of personal freedoms due to negative volition toward
2. Second Cycle of discipline: economic recession and
depression; increased personal and individual discipline
for continued negative attitude in spite of the first warning.
When doubts filled my mind, Your comfort gave me renewed
Without Christ there is no HOPE.
Charles H. Spurgeon