“We are made partaker of Christ, if we hold the beginning of our confidence steadfast unto the end” (Heb. 3:14)"
It is the last step that wins; and there is no place in the pilgrim’s progress where so many dangers lurk as the region that lies hard by the portals of the Celestial City. It was there that Doubting Castle stood. It was there that the enchanted ground lured the tired traveller to fatal slumber. It is when Heaven’s heights are full in view that hell’s gate is most persistent and full of deadly peril.
“Let us not be weary in well doing, for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not.”
“So run, that ye may obtain.”