Brothers, I do not consider that I have made it my own.
But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what
lies ahead, I
press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ
Jesus. Philippians 3:13-14
Moore, a famous English sculptor was interviewed when he turned 80 years
was asked, "Now that you are 80, you must know the secret of life. What is it?"
paused ever so slightly, and smiled before answering.
secret of life," he said, "is to have a task, something you do your
entire life, something you bring everything to, every minute of the day for
your whole life. And the most important
thing is: it must be something you cannot possibly do."
rallying cry of the Apostle Paul's life was, "I press on toward the prize."
was willing to undergo suffering because he knew he had a journey to finish and
a task to complete for Jesus Christ.
Paul, God has given you a journey you cannot possibly finish on your own. Take
courage; He will strengthen you for the task!
on! A prize awaits you at the finish
Have a great
day, and keep moving forward!
Posted on 12/05/2014
by Dr. Stephen Rummage filed under