I Must Press

This post is bookmarked in my heart, as it is my lifelong goal to PRESS past fear and failure towards the eternal finish line.

Pure Devotion

i-must-pressPhilippians 3:12-14 (AMP) Not that I have already obtained it [this goal of being Christlike] or have already been made perfect, but I actively press on so that I may take hold of that [perfection] for which Christ Jesus took hold of me and made me His own. Brothers and sisters, I do not consider that I have made it my own yet; but one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and reaching forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the [heavenly] prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.

“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” Vince Lombardi

Perfection is impossible to achieve on the earth. Those who live in pursuit of perfection will one day achieve it. Jesus Christ is perfect…

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3 Comments Add yours

  1. Queen Karen says:

    As I read this, it immediately reminded me of a song by Joyous Celebration called “I Press”. Very encouraging song. Stay Blessed 🙂

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    1. Lady Jay says:

      The author inspired me so, that I read this post often, almost daily. It helps me stop making excuses, trust God, and PRESS!

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      1. Queen Karen says:

        Amen. May we stay rooted in Christ.

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