Diligence is the ability to exercise persistence and determination to ensure excellence in any endeavour. It is giving the degree of care that is required in a given situation.
The two key elements of diligence are commitment and perseverance. You are diligent when you employ commitment and perseverance into transforming vision into reality. God expects this of us in carrying out all that He instructs us to do.
A diligent person puts his very best into what he does, and pays attention to details to achieve perfection. When you are diligent, God promotes you and brings you to the place of influence and authority.
It is written in Proverbs 22:29 that, a man that is diligent in his work will stand before kings and not ordinary men.
Being diligent will distinguish you for success and greatness. There was a time that I could not published articles on this blog due to my tight schedule. I had low engagement due to my inactivity for that period of time. But the time I started reviving the blog back and stay committed to publish at least once in a week, there is a big difference. This shows that diligent brings about success.
Perseverance + Commitment = Diligent.
Those successful men and women around the world have one common thing in their lives, no matter their field or specializations, that’s diligence.
It’s one of the vital ingredient for success that you must practise, both in your personal life, and in spiritual aspects.
Be diligent in prayer, studying God’s Word, and in fellowship with the Holy Spirit. Doing these will enrich you spiritually. When you become successful spiritually, your success physically is guaranteed. Be diligent in all that you do and you will prosper.
What is your own experience or testimony of being diligence? Let’s learn from you.