If Jesus returns tomorrow, then tomorrow I’ll rest from my labor. But today I have work to do. I must continue the struggle until it’s finished.
proof that our relationship is right with God is that we do our best whether we feel inspired or not.
Multitasking is a persistent myth. Paying deep, focused attention to one task at a time is the correct way.
In a sovereign promise, God makes the promise and initiates the process of fulfillment; all we must do is believe and stay in alignment with our assignment. With a conditional promise, the receiver is the initiator of the process. The process will not begin until you start fulfilling your responsibilities to the condition. Your follow-through becomes the key to your breakthrough. In this way, you are currently moving at the rate of your own obedience. Your divine acceleration is determined by how long it takes you to obey.
March 6, 2020
A little drop of simple obedience is worth a million times more than a whole vase of the choicest contemplation.
Unanswered yet? Nay, do not say ungranted; Perhaps your part is not yet wholly done; The work began when first your prayer was uttered, And God will finish what He has begun. Though years have passed since then, do not despair; His glory you shall see, sometime, somewhere.
Being in Christ, it is safe to forget the past; it is possible to be sure of the future; it is possible to be diligent in the present.