Most Relevant Verses
Pay careful attention, then, to how you walk-not as unwise people but as wise- making the most of the time, because the days are evil. So don't be foolish, but understand what the Lord's will is.
Walk in wisdom toward outsiders, making the most of the time.
Strength and honor are her clothing, and she can laugh at the time to come.
Teach us to number our days carefully so that we may develop wisdom in our hearts.
Now if any of you lacks wisdom, he should ask God, who gives to all generously and without criticizing, and it will be given to him.
So we do not focus on what is seen, but on what is unseen; for what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
He has made everything appropriate in its time. He has also put eternity in their hearts, but man cannot discover the work God has done from beginning to end.
"For which of you, wanting to build a tower, doesn't first sit down and calculate the cost to see if he has enough to complete it?
The plans of the diligent certainly lead to profit, but anyone who is reckless only becomes poor.
Go to the ant, you slacker! Observe its ways and become wise. Without leader, administrator, or ruler, it prepares its provisions in summer; it gathers its food during harvest.
A man's heart plans his way, but the Lord determines his steps.
But I call to God, and the Lord will save me. I complain and groan morning, noon, and night, and He hears my voice.
Based on the gift they have received, everyone should use it to serve others, as good managers of the varied grace of God.