Wasting Time

Most Relevant Verses

Ephesians 5:16-17

making the best use of your time because the times are evil. Therefore, do not be foolish, but understand what the Lord's will is.

Proverbs 26:14

The door turns on its hinges as does the lazy person on his bed.

Proverbs 6:9-11

How long will you lie down, lazy man? When will you get up from your sleep? A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest, and your poverty will come on you like a bandit and your desperation like an armed man.

Proverbs 6:6-8

Go to the ant, you lazy man! Observe its ways and become wise. It has no commander, officer, or ruler, but prepares its provisions in the summer and gathers its food in the harvest.

Colossians 4:5-6

Behave wisely toward outsiders, making the best use of your time. Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer everyone.

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