Misapplying Scripture

Over at The Cripplegate, Nathan Busenitz wrote about the misapplications of Philippians 4:13:

By taking this verse out of context, many people have actually turned it on its head—making it mean the opposite of what it actually means. They have turned it into a slogan of personal empowerment—a declaration of self-achievement, ambition, and accomplishment. For many, this verse has been trivialized into some sort of motivating motto for material prosperity, career advancement, or athletic success.

But in reality it is nothing of the sort.

You can read the whole post here.