<p>Jack Zavada challenges <a data-inlink="cy_-OcWzsdmr21aYIUWvbw&#61;&#61;" href="https://www.thoughtco.com/words-of-encouragement-for-men-700969" data-type="internalLink" data-component="link" data-source="inlineLink" data-ordinal="1">Christian men</a> to be men of courage and <a href="https://www.thoughtco.com/bible-verses-about-integrity-699958" data-type="internalLink" data-component="link" data-source="inlineLink" data-ordinal="2">integrity</a>. Developing one&#39;s character does not require following a complicated formula for success, but rather, a simple commitment to one of life&#39;s toughest decisions.</p><p>If pride is keeping you from asking God for help, your <a data-inlink="5-7OKHUpzdizBLeAnomltg&#61;&#61;" href="https://www.thoughtco.com/common-misconceptions-about-christian-life-701013" data-type="internalLink" data-component="link" data-source="inlineLink" data-ordinal="1">Christian life</a> won&#39;t stand a chance. You can’t go it alone and resist temptation, make wise decisions, and get back up when you get knocked down. Jack helps you learn how to break the cycle of pride and get into the habit of asking God for help.</p><p>Jack takes masculine readers back to the <a href="https://www.thoughtco.com/joseph-earthly-father-of-jesus-701091" data-type="internalLink" data-component="link" data-source="inlineLink" data-ordinal="1">village of Nazareth</a> to examine the life of Joseph, the carpenter, and his son, Jesus. Along the journey, he points out in a very practical way, three rules for men to live by.</p><p>Being powerless is every man’s worst nightmare. Sooner or later, it&#39;s going to happen. Maybe your marriage will be in trouble. Maybe you&#39;ll have to watch one of your parents dying slowly from cancer or Alzheimer’s. Or maybe something will happen at work and you&#39;ll lose your job. Jack shines a light on the keys to receiving God&#39;s power and surviving life&#39;s power failures.</p><p>Every man has a competitive nature, and <a data-inlink="C5H3hCzxg5hJrxxeoDbbBA&#61;&#61;" href="https://www.thoughtco.com/dilemma-for-christian-men-700959" data-type="internalLink" data-component="link" data-source="inlineLink" data-ordinal="1">Christian men</a> are no different. Jack encourages Christian men to take a moment to consider the worthiness of their ambitions. In light of eternity, what pursuits will bring the greatest rewards?</p>Discover how to have a successful career and still be a Christlike example. Jack shares some lessons he has learned during 30 years working in the business world.<p>Does peer pressure end at high school? For most of us, the answer is no. Even long into adulthood, we continue to pursue the feeling of security that comes from &#34;fitting in.&#34; Jack offers sensible advice to Christian men struggling with the need to fit in.</p>What does idolatry look like today? Jack gives modern day examples of idolatry and points Christian men to the always open u-turn that God offers on the wayward path of idolatry.As a Christian man, how can you live your faith without compromise in a world full of temptations? Jack offers some practical advice to help you hang tough and let Christ conform you into a godly Christian man of uncompromising character.Are you a Christian man who feels mostly like a fool and rarely like a faithful follower of Christ? You&#39;re not alone. In this devotional Jack reminds us that even the greatest men of the Bible had second thoughts.