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A sense of entitlement can cause us to think that God could not possibly want us to do more if he is not going to give us more to do more with. God tends to work the opposite way; he wants us to give him all of whatever it is that we have, so that he can do so much more than we could ever ask or hope with our little.
Standing down is way easier than standing up, especially when we’ve been beaten down, knocked down, ridiculed, canceled, maligned, misunderstood,
abandoned, or rejected. We must intentionally and frequently check our spiritual posture.