The crippling enemy of obedience. A subtle thief. A defiant squanderer of time and seasons. Slothfulness is all this and more. Here is a personally convicting chapter, a special part of the Financial Freedom Seminar in which Jim Sammons tackles the destructive effects of slothfulness when we let it grow to control our lives. Soft choices, carefully reasoned away, can soon become a habit of life for truly a sluggard becomes “wiser in his own conceit than seven men that can render a reason” (Proverbs 26:16). Listen to this fatherly exhortation and prepare yourself to ward off the harsh consequences of laziness by learning the principles of rising early, loving work, growing in diligence, building self-discipline and maximizing productivity in the race against time.