God is raising up people all over the world who are hungry to know Him and fulfill His purpose for their lives. They're serving God through ministry not only in pulpits and on mission fields, but also in homes, offices, schools, and the marketplace. Never content to take the path of least resistance and coast their way into heaven, these believers are on the road to excellence, determined to run the race - or as the Apostle Paul said, to obtain the prize. Whether your goal is to be an excellent pastor or a first-rate engineer, Kenneth Copeland has four simple words for you: Put the Word first. Use wisdom from God's Word and this informative series to set your course and take the steps to excellence in ministry.