THE DILIGENCE OF JESUS
(by Heath Rogers)
Christians are not saved to sit. We are not to put our spiritual lives on "autopilot" and expect any favorable results. The Bible contains repeated admonitions for us to be diligent in our efforts to grow spiritually and to serve the Lord.
We often learn best with the reinforcement of a good example. If we need an example of diligence, we need look no further than our Lord.
Jesus showed diligence in His youth. The Lord's family traveled to Jerusalem for the Feast of Passover…