There's a difference between working twice as hard by doing something for God than allowing God To Be God and to do something to you, in you, and THEN through you.
David Wilkerson once said that God told him while he was praying one day, "David, I would rather win over all of you than you win all the world for Me."
God loves us and want us to grow up and mature.
But, He wants to show us the right way to Abide in Him and allow Him to Father us before we go out and try to do things om our own power.
God loves us and wants to include us in what He's doing.
Maturity is learning how to practice more by consciously walking with the awareness of His Presence and His Purposes.
That's where we are headed in these next 17 episodes (following this one) taken from all 155 verses and 6 chapters of the Book of Ephesians.
Loving Yeshua/Jesus, Loving people... Come as you are and you will be loved!