The article below is from www.perrynoble.com . His blog writings are always great food for the soul. Perry Noble is a Senior Pastor of NewSpring Church, located in Anderson, SC.
I know that all of the things listed below have held me back in my relationship with Jesus and in following after Him at different times in my life. I pray each day I can resist sin more than the day before. I desire to follow after Him with an overwhelming passion to where I am never "comfortable" in my walk with Him, or in the way I am living my life.