What is Excellent?
Excellent is a Spirit. The Spirit is from the Holy Spirit of God. That means Excellent here is a Spiritual gift. – Daniel 6:3. Also Excellent is an habit that can be cultivated. It is an attitude. It is doing extra above the best. So from the Spiritual point I will share with you 7- H virtues that you must cultivated to obtain “Excellent Spirit”.
Before Daniel can obtain Excellent Spirit, he purposed in his mind. He determine not to mess up in life , Daniel 1:8.
“There is a decision you have to make for you to excel in life”.
“Until you strive for excellent you cannot excel in life”
7 – H Virtues
Holiness means to be pure and perfect. Hebrews 12:14 says “Without Holiness you cannot see God”. So to see God you have to live a holy life because our God is a Holy God – Psalm 99:9. “Holiness is the foundation of your successful life”.
To live a Holy life you have to
– Obey His Word
-Flee immorality – 1 Corinthians 6:18, Genesis 39:7-8,12
-Flee idolatry – 1 Corinthians 10:14, Proverbs 1:10
-Keep your virginity until the day of your marriage
b. Holy Spirit. Holy Spirit is the Spirit of God. Joel 2:28, Luke 11:13
c. Heart. God knows the intent and motive of your heart. -Psalm 24:3-4, Proverbs 23:26, 4:23, Matthew 5:8
d. Hear – the Word of God
e. Humility – 1 Peter 5:5
f. Honor – Exodus 20:12
g. Hard work – 2 Timothy 2:6 (NKJV). The more you are hardworking in the things of God the more you are qualified for an “Excellent Spirit”. Diligent is another word for hard work – Proverbs 22:29. Daniel was diligent and he stood before kings and got promoted in power and position.
Revelation 2: 7, 11, 17, 29; 3:6, 22