Ambition can prompt people to succeed in today’s world. The pursuit of power, glory, or to further a cause fuels a person to wholly invest their time and energy into that goal. Is ambition an appropriate term to help Christians advance God’s kingdom on earth? It all depends upon what is driving the ambition.
The answer may not be as obvious as you think. And that’s just it. It all depends on how you think. Do you approach life and your relationship with Christ as an elder brother or a younger brother?