Presuming Upon Time

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James 4:13-16

Come now, you who say, "Today or tomorrow let's go into this city, and spend a year there, trade, and make a profit." Whereas you don't know what your life will be like tomorrow. For what is your life? For you are a vapor, that appears for a little time, and then vanishes away. For you ought to say, "If the Lord wills, we will both live, and do this or that."read more.
But now you glory in your boasting. All such boasting is evil.

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Presuming upon time » Indulging in dreams of future gain

James 4:13-14

Come now, you who say, "Today or tomorrow let's go into this city, and spend a year there, trade, and make a profit." Whereas you don't know what your life will be like tomorrow. For what is your life? For you are a vapor, that appears for a little time, and then vanishes away.

Presuming upon time » Boasting of the future

Presuming upon time » Planning for tomorrow's self-indulgence

Isaiah 56:12

"Come," [say they], "I will get wine, and we will fill ourselves with strong drink; and tomorrow shall be as this day, [a day] great beyond measure."

Presuming upon time » Reckoning on future opportunities for reform

Acts 24:25

As he reasoned about righteousness, self-control, and the judgment to come, Felix was terrified, and answered, "Go your way for this time, and when it is convenient for me, I will summon you."

Presuming upon time » Preparing for many years of enjoyment

Presuming upon time » Thinking the day of trial is remote

Amos 6:3

Those who put far away the evil day, and cause the seat of violence to come near;