Have you ever had a “Goliath” in your life? How do you face them when they come?
Most people feel far more comfortable avoiding conflict than engaging it and would rather walk away from a challenge than face it. A classic biblical example of this is found in the account of David & Goliath (1 Samuel 17). A Philistine giant challenged the entire army of the Israelites and not a single soldier was willing to face the challenge! No one was willing to face the giant, except the young shepherd boy David. (Read about a modern-day David and Goliath face-off at the end of this article.)
Some quick life lessons for facing the challenge: