This afternoon I spoke on how we keep growing in maturity – emotional and spiritual. Things like:
- Understanding our identity
- Exposure to God’s Word
- Involvement with His people
- Asking questions
- Listening well
- Obedience and submission to authority
- Reliance upon His grace
Wealth from get-rich-quick schemes quickly disappears; wealth from hard work grows over time. Proverbs 13v11 (NLT)
Some people want to grow fit, rich and important. We want to grow in wisdom, stature and grace. The principle from Proverbs 13v11 applies to both.
In the talk I mentioned a little survey that I have used, and found helpful, to help me take a snapshot of my overall emotional maturity. You can access it here. How am I (Emotional and Spiritual Health.
Wealth gained hastily will dwindle, but whoever gathers little by little will increase it. Proverbs 13v11 (ESV)