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Press toward the mark / goal (Philippians 3:14)

bible verse

“Forgetting what is behind and straining towards what is ahead. I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus”

meaning

To press on toward the mark is to press through every difficulty to reach your aim.

origin and application

Paul the apostle, in his letter to the church at Philippi spoke of his determination to press on toward the goal for which he was called by Christ. He asked disciples to forget what has been made perfect in the past, and strive for what lies ahead by walking in God’s path.

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Keywords

forget    future    goal    mark    press   

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