Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And take heed to yourselves, lest at any time your hearts be overcharged with surfeiting, and drunkenness, and cares of this life, and so that day come upon you unawares.

Bible References

Your hearts

Luke 12:45
But if that servant says to himself, 'My master is delayed in coming,' and begins to beat the menservants and the maidservants, and to eat and drink and get drunk,
Romans 13:11
And do this, knowing the hour, that now it is full time for you to wake from sleep. For now our salvation is nearer than when we first believed.
1 Thessalonians 5:6
So then let us not sleep, as others do, but let us be alert and sober.
1 Peter 4:3
For you have spent enough time in the past doing what the Gentiles like to do, living in debauchery, lust, drunkenness, orgies, carousing, and lawless idolatry.

Surfeiting

1 Corinthians 5:11
But actually, I wrote to you not to associate with any one who bears the name of brother if he is an immoral person, or greedy, or an idolater, or a reviler, or a drunkard, or a swindlernot even to eat with such a one.
1 Corinthians 6:10
nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.
Galatians 5:20
idolatry, sorcery, hatred, strife, jealousy, outbursts of anger, disputes, dissensions, factions,

Cares

Luke 8:14
And the ones that fell among the thorns, they are those who hear, but as they go on their way they are choked by the cares and riches and pleasures of life, and their fruit does not mature.
Luke 10:41
But the Lord answered her, "Martha, Martha, you are worried and troubled about many things;
Matthew 13:22
Now he who received seed among the thorns is he who hears the word, but the cares of this world and the deceitfulness of riches choke the word, and he becomes unfruitful.
Mark 4:19
but the cares of this world, the deceitfulness of riches, and the desires for other things enter in and choke the word, and it becomes unfruitful.
Philippians 4:6
Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.

That day

Luke 12:46
the master of that servant will come on a day when he does not expect him, and at an hour he is not aware of, and he will cut him to pieces and assign him a place with the unbelievers.
Matthew 24:39
and they did not know until the flood came and took them all away, so also will the coming of the Son of Man be.
Mark 13:35
Watch thereforefor you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at midnight, or when the rooster crows, or in the morning
1 Thessalonians 5:2
For you yourselves know well that the day of the Lord will come like a thief in the night.
2 Peter 3:10
But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, in which the heavens will pass away with a roar and the elements will be destroyed with fire, and the earth and the works that are in it will be burned up.
Revelation 3:3
Remember therefore what you have received and heard; keep it, and repent. But if you will not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what hour I will come upon you.

General references

Mark 4:7
Other seed fell among thorns and the thorns grew up and choked it, and it yielded no grain.
Mark 13:33
Take heed, watch; for you do not know when the time will come.
Luke 12:40
Therefore you also must be ready, for the Son of Man is coming at an hour you do not expect."
Luke 17:30
So will it be on the day when the Son of Man is revealed.