An appropriate answer brings joy to a person, and a well-timed word is a good thing.
So then, whenever we have the opportunity, let's practice doing good to everyone, especially to the family of faith.
making the best use of your time because the times are evil.
Behave wisely toward outsiders, making the best use of your time.
1 Corinthians 16:12
Now concerning our brother Apollos, I strongly urged him to visit you with the other brothers, but he was not inclined to do so just now. However, he will visit you when the time is right.
Now I rejoice in the Lord greatly, because once again you have shown your concern for me. Of course, you were concerned for me but you did not have an opportunity to show it.
As Paul talked about righteousness, self-control, and the coming judgment, Felix became afraid and said, "For the present you may go. When I get a chance, I will send for you again."
and from then on he began to look for an opportunity to betray Jesus.
After they had listened to him, they were delighted and promised to give him money. So he began to look for a good opportunity to betray him.
Judas accepted their offer and began to look for a good opportunity to betray Jesus to them when no crowd was present.
An opportunity came during Herod's birthday celebration, when he gave a banquet for his top officials, military officers, and the most important people of Galilee.
There they'll cry out, "Pharaoh, king of Egypt, is just a big noise. He has let the appointed time pass by.'
If they had been thinking about what they had left behind, they would have had an opportunity to go back.
"Is it the right time for all of you to live in your own paneled houses while this house remains in ruins?"
Jesus told them, "My time has not yet come, but your time is always here.
Eventually, Jacob told Laban, "Bring me my wife, now that my time of service has been completed, so I can go be with her."
That land is blessed whose king is of noble birth, whose princes feast at the right time, for strength, and not to become drunk.
Indeed, if you are silent at this time, relief and deliverance will come to the Jewish people from another place, but you and your father's family will perish. Who knows but that you were brought to the kingdom for a time like this?"