It is not enough to have great potential or show great promise. It is what you do with that potential that makes all the difference. A good beginning does not guarantee a good end. End your life well, to the glory of God.
Whatever we start, do it well and end it well. Put your heart in it and do a good job. It is more important how we end than how well we start.
• This is so true of Saul’s life. He started well, but did not end well.
• We are going to read about his death today (1 Sam 31), and