Men of Iron Podcast

That Voice in Your Head Feat. Patrick Morley | EP. 70

You may or may not change the world, but you don’t have to let the world change you.” // Patrick Morley

 

On EP. 70 of the Men of Iron Podcast, Chad sits down with men’s discipleship pioneer Patrick Morley as they talk about fatherlessness, leaving a legacy, and helping men find meaning and purpose in a relationship with Jesus Christ. As well as discussing his new book, “The Four Voices.”

Patrick has been conducting Bible studies every Friday since 1986 and has reached approximately 10,000 men worldwide. He is the Chairman and Co-CEO of Man in the Mirror, an organization that provides coaching and resources to inspire men to engage in life-on-life discipleship.

Find out more about Frank >>> www.maninthemirror.org

“You may or may not change the world, but you don’t have to let the world change you.” // Patrick Morley

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Takeaways:

  • “The ministry of Man in the Mirror exists in answer to the prayers of all those wives, mothers, and grandmothers who have for decades been praying for the men in their lives.” Patrick Morley
  • Proverbs 4:23, “Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it.”
  • The world wants you to doubt that Jesus Christ is enough to make you happy
  • There are four voices competing to shape what you do, say, and feel–and one way that you can help guard your heart.
  • Every day, when your feet hit the floor, those first three voices rail against the higher principles of your Christian faith
  • Thankfully, the fourth voice in your head, the Holy Spirit, is exponentially more powerful than the other three voices combined.
  • VOICE 1: THE WORLD
  • “There’s still a lot of beauty leftover in the world.” Francis Schaeffer (IG)
  • “You may or may not change the world, but you don’t have to let the world change you.  Patrick Morley
  • VOICE #2: THE FLESH
  • “Pride is the critical spirit that holds others to a standard we ourselves can’t or won’t keep.” Patrick Morley
  • VOICE #3: THE DEVIL (SATAN)
  • James 4:7-8, “Resist the devil, and he will flee you. Come near to god and he will come near to you.”
  • VOICE #4: The SPIRIT
  • The Spirit brings calm to chaos, comfort to sorrow, peace to strife, clarity to confusion, and power to weakness.