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www.ministrymagazine.org/archive/2008/04/christian-commitment.html

How can commitment be defined? Commitment can be defined as the decision to do what needs to be done, whatever the cost— a definition that characterizes countless heroes throughout history. Christian commitment, however, can best be defined by starting with God's examples: “ 'For God so loved the world that he ...

www.vocabulary.com/dictionary/commitment

Making a commitment involves dedicating yourself to something, like a person or a cause. Before you make a commitment, think carefully. A commitment obligates you to do something.

www.jstor.org/stable/3510129

Religious commitment, conceptualized as "meaning" and "be- longing," is examined in relation to subjective feelings of satis- faction with life. Consistent with our expectation that religious commitment acts as a resource, it was found that those who feel their religious faith is important and those who participate in religious ...

www.gotquestions.org/Bible-commitment.html

Whoever does not bear his own cross and come after Me cannot be my disciple” ( Luke 14:26-27). Such commitment means our family relationships may be severed. It means our commitment to Christ demands, if given an “either/or” situation, we turn away from them and continue on with Jesus (Luke 12:51-53). The bottom ...

www.pointing2jesus.com/Commitment.html

If one is committed, they need to persevere, to endure. Do you? What does it mean to endure? The Greek definition is: ὑπομένω hupomenō 1) to remain 1a) to tarry behind 2) to remain, i.e. abide, not recede or flee 2a) to preserve: under misfortunes and trials to hold fast to one's faith in Christ 2b) to endure, bear bravely and ...

www.biblestudytools.com/dictionary/commit

COMMIT. ko-mit':. Used in two senses: (1) "To give in charge" or "entrust": sim, "to put" (Job 5:8); galal, "to roll" (Psalms 37:5; Proverbs 16:3); paqadh, "to give, in charge" (Psalms 31:5 the King James Version; compare Luke 23:46); tithemi, " committed to us (the Revised Version, margin "placed in us") the word of ...

www.lds.org/general-conference/1983/10/the-word-is-commitment?lang=eng

The Word Is Commitment” - Marvin J. Ashton. ... In the dictionary someone is defined as “conceived or thought of, but not definitely known,” while something is identified as “a person or thing of importance.” ... He went on to say, “Regardless of your religious beliefs, read the Bible, the most inspirational book of all time.

bible.org/seriespage/commitment

Oct 19, 2005 ... It all sounds good, but there's never any kind of demand or call for commitment or life-change involved. “Just Do It” doesn't really mean, “Just run 100 miles every week like marathon runners do.” “Just Do It” means, “Just buy the shoes – swift feet sure to follow.” As if you'll become magically fit simply by ...

news.gallup.com/poll/5914/how-measure-spiritual-commitment.aspx

The Gallup Organization recently researched the spiritual commitment level of members of American faith communities of all types and identified nine items that ... items of spiritual commitment -- with an eye toward the role that item plays in the life of the congregation and how religious leaders can use an understanding of ...