It is every true believers’ privilege to grow in the knowledge of the Lord. It is the very essence of what it means to be a Christian. And knowing the Lord means enjoying Him and His goodness even in difficulties and sorrows. But in later life the experiences of varied losses, declining capacities, cultural and social influences and pressures, all make that growth in knowledge and enjoyment of Christ more difficult, and some older believers find their spiritual experiences become almost non-existent. How can these blessings be attained and the hindrances overcome?