The Lord has helped me obtain another goal. After 3 years of starting, stopping, struggling and wrestling with my efforts, battling the flesh and at times losing, and disagreeing with those grading my work; God gets the glory for helping me complete my recent schooling.
1 Thessalonians 5:18 “In every thing give thanks: for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.”
I told the president of the college that the single most important lesson learned is that I am a conduit. The responsibility to share and not withhold sound doctrine is a basic opportunity we have as Christians.
The Dead Sea is dead because it takes in but doesn’t give out.
There is a sobering verse in 2 Peter ch. 2 and speaking of Lot: (For that righteous man dwelling among them, in seeing and hearing, vexed his righteous soul from day to day with their unlawful deeds;)
Is my soul vexed? Am I righteous? Is your soul vexed? Are you righteous?