Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
said he, in taking his leave, I must necessarily keep the approaching feast at Jerusalem: after which I will return to you if God permit.
that by the will of God we may meet with joy, and rest together in peace.
1 Corinthians 4:19
but if the Lord pleases, I will visit you very soon; and then I shall try, not what these boasters can say, but what they can do:
1 Corinthians 16:7
for I do not design to see you in my passage thither, yet I hope to spend some time with you, if the Lord permit.
your language ought to be this, "if the Lord pleases to give us life, we shall do this, or that."