“I think that we have been sold a bag of goods that equates confidence and self-love with arrogance, pride and boastfulness,” author and motivational coach DeLores Pressley shared in her interview with Beliefnet. Her 5-point success plan for Christians strikes a chord. How many times have we downplayed our wins, rehashed our mistakes and allowed the world to empty us of joy? There are ways to fight these obstacles daily by visualizing, by getting out of ruts and by changing our mindsets. As Christians we also need to think of the bigger picture and understand there will be moments when plans don’t work out. This is where your faith needs to kick into high gear. This is your rock no matter what storms and wins you experience. It will keep you balanced so you do not lose your footing. Here are 5 faith-driven ways to succeed today in life.