Yes! Seriously, be serious with God. Okay, let me explain. As a person that desires results, you have to be serious in whatever you find yourself doing. Be it work, your marriage, family, business and even your walk with God. Scriptures say that whatever your hands finds to do, you should do with all your might. That’s because when you take something seriously, others have no choice but to do same. Please, I do not mean being overly obsessed with work and deadlines for today, I mean taking your walk with God seriously.
So what got me started on this? You know the scripture that says “since the time of John the Baptist until now, the kingdom of God suffers violence and the violent takes it by force”? Yeah, that scripture as a newly born babe in the Lord always drew my attention and other times confusion especially as it is read in the original King James Version. Let me provide the Amplified Version just in case there remains any lingering confusion with the rendering of the King James Version. It says “And from the days of John the Baptist until the present time, the kingdom of heaven has endured violent assault, and violent men seize it by force [as a precious prize—a share in the heavenly kingdom is sought with most ardent zeal and intense exertion]” Continue reading “Be Serious with God!”