Galatians 6 Verse 9: “So we must not get tired of doing good, for we will reap at the proper time if we don’t give up’
Sometimes it feels like an endless treadmill. One foot in front of the other, we keep plodding on, in what seems to be endless. Plotting and asking a question is there any good coming from this.
All the best things take time. Perseverance is something we can only learn by doing. There are a few things that can help us. in our quest for doing the right thing. We must keep the finish line in our mind. Hebrews 12 verse 1 and 2:
V1: “Therefore since we also have such a large cloud of witnesses surrounding us, Let us lay aside every weight and sin that so easily ensnares us and run with endurance the race that lies before us.”
V2: “Keeping our eyes on Jesus, the source and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that lay before Him endured a cross and despised the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of God’s Throne.”
Where do we want to be, the answer needs to be always in His presence doing the Will He has for our lives, Jeremiah 29 Verse 11:
We are never justified by good works, but we show our love for Him, by doing good.
There is a story around about these people who would carry water to their village. One of the water carriers had a hole in their bucket, and must have wondered were they doing any good, because not much water was in their bucket when they got back to the village.
But people could see where the person had been, because the lost water from the bucket, watered flowers along the way,
Sometimes our journey to achieve, can bring fruit along the way, So sometimes our achieving might be on the treadmills of life, rather then at the finish of our journey.
“So we must not grow tired of doing good”