What is excess baggage? Anything you carry around that drags you down and prevents you from fulfilling your purpose. Usually, something that you should leave behind because it is not good for you.
Paul tells us to “put on Christ,” so what “spiritual clothing” do I need to put on in my life? What thinking, attitudes and behavior will represent who I am right now in this season of my life: my status as being “In Christ,” my values according to the Word and the God-focused priority to my life.
With the warmer weather moving in and spring announcing her arrival, I do a clean out of my closet. So too, my spiritual closet: All that does not fit me and all that is more appropriate for the season I am in and the person I am at the moment.