How do I get closer to God?
Move towards him.
What are the areas of your life that are not glorious — the areas you most need to work on?
Now that you know God will not promote you higher until you have made your current status glorious, what changes do you need to make in your life right now to get ready for the next step upward?
Write down the steps you are going to take to turn your messes into shining examples that will open the way for God to start the promotion process in your life.