God can’t give us more if we aren’t willing to “unclench” our fists and let go of the things of this world. I think this will be a great lead in to Monday’s series. Thank you mmcccullum for allowing me to share.
His divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness. Through these he has given us his very great and precious promises, so that through them you may participate in the divine nature, having escaped the corruption in the world caused by evil desires. For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, mutual affection; and to mutual affection, love. For if you possess these qualities in increasing measure; they will keep you from being ineffective and unproductive in your knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Peter 1:3-8
Imagine a clenched fist. The physical posture represents an internal state of mind. It might reveal a struggle to maintain…
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