The Long Haul

… you must make every effort to support your faith with goodness, and goodness with knowledge, and knowledge with self-control, and self-control with endurance, and endurance with godliness. — 2 Peter 1:5-6.

Peter sounds like my doctor or one of my old coaches. Just when I think I’ve mastered one thing, it’s on to the next. Life, especially a good life, is not a sprint or a one time occurrence. Peter reminds us that we are in this for the long haul, and there is more to a good life than simply being faithful. During your morning meditation and self-examination ask yourself, “What do I need to go further?” Staying in place is only going backward.

About the author

Webb Hubbell, former Associate Attorney General of The United States, is an author and speaker. His novels, When Men Betray, Ginger Snaps, A Game of Inches, The Eighteenth Green, and The East End are published by Beaufort Books and are available online or at your local bookstore. When Men Betray won one of the IndieFab awards for best novel in 2014. Ginger Snaps and The Eighteenth Green won the IPPY Awards Gold Medal for best suspense/thriller.

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