Some people are ‘all over the place’, responding to their hormones, feelings and circumstances with this variability reflected throughout all areas of their lives. As they are up one minute, yet down the next with their illogical, changeable moods their Christian walk is erratic; one day they seem to be walking with God, then suddenly they turn back towards sin. This may be followed some time later by turning

Is my walk with the Lord consistent?

over a new leaf, which, because it lacks real repentance, is short lived. There is little evidence of a grounding in Christ who is the solid foundation.

Having definite ‘must achieve’ goals coupled with persistence, strong non-negotiable values and self-discipline will help you remain focused. A person who asks God for wisdom (or any other thing), must expect in faith to receive; for a doubtful mind is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind, turning this way then that (Jas 1:5-8).

See also: changeable, confusion, consistent, moods, plans and purposes, reliable.