Don’t Let the Devil Stop Your FuturePosted: June 19, 2013
The past is the biggest hold up I have to growing faster in #christ.
In his first letter to the Corinthians, the apostle Paul likens our Christian journey to a race we are running-and running to win (see 1 Cor. 9:24-27).
To end up victorious, we have to not only train for the competition but also push past any obstacles that get in our way.
When you are competing in a race, there are certain disciplines your body has to become accustomed to: maintaining a proper diet, getting up at the crack of dawn, wearing clothing that is conducive to running and physical training. Don’t forget those infamous warm-ups-stretching, straining, bending! There will be some sweating, some joint pain and some muscle soreness. But as any serious runner knows, “No pain, no gain.”
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