“The lazy Christian has his mouth full of complaints, when the active Christian has his heart full of comforts.” - Thomas Brooks
We’ve seen that excellence requires things like time and thoughtfulness. Excellence also demands a zero tolerance policy for a few things. These are things that will undermine any attempt to do all things in the name of Christ.
- Haste. Don’t be afraid to take time to do something well. Quality over quantity.
- Laziness. Laziness and excellence are mutually exclusive. If you’re not sure God cares about laziness and hard work, read Proverbs.
- Bad theology. God cares about excellence, so make room for excellence in your view of God. Look around you. He could have created the world in black and white, but look at the incredible colors he worked into the fabric of creation. He went above and beyond, showing care and thoughtfulness in the things he made...
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