God has been trying to teach humans that true success only comes from our obedience to Him since the beginning of time: Eve, Noah, Jonah, Saul, David, and down the list. Despite all the examples we have, both when they got it right and when they got it wrong, the battle between success and obedience continues.
Our main issue isn’t with understanding that following God equals success – most Christians do not disagree with that statement. It is believing that following God is the only definition of success.
I can’t be the only one who has been scrolling Instagram only to get sucked in by a beautiful image of a #designyourlife entrepreneur on her yacht on a Tuesday with a caption like this.