Raising The White Flag

This is a re-post of a blog I wrote a few months ago. I thought that I would share it again.

A song that I’m sure most of us have heard called “White Flag” is a song by Chris Tomlin that focuses on the theme of surrender. It is really a great song, and it is applicable to every Christian’s life.

So often, we do things in our own strength…not God’s. ¬†Living the Christian life, you are either fully surrendered to God with every aspect of your life, or you are not. I can assume that most of us¬† have been on both sides of the spectrum.


We often temporarily surrender to God, but then the…

  • temptation that leads to sin controls us
  • busyness of life steals our time with God
  • time we once devoted to spend with God now is replaced with something else


The list can go on. The point is that in order for complete surrender to happen, we must do the following: