In Luke 13:23-25, Jesus said there’s a striving that we need to do to make it to heaven, to enter the narrow gate. Many will find the gate but they will not be able to enter. Why? Perhaps because they stopped at faith. They hung around the gate like the people in Noah’s days and took for granted how much time they had. They got to the door and thought simply claim it and it’s yours will get them through but it doesn’t. They still lived in the world. The Bible says there is a daily striving work expected of Christ’s children. Daily dying to self, daily choosing not to conform to the desires/passions of this world, daily striving to do things that please God (…continue reading).