We are all destined to die once and then we will face judgement.
We don’t know when death is coming and it’s something that we cannot escape from.
We need to live our lives fixed on what is unseen.
If you had 38 minutes to live what would you do? What would you say?
How would you feel?
How would you act?
The Secret Of Life!
Do not allow the urgent to divert you from the important!
Four reasons why we are diverted from important things:
Routine – Routine can numb us to the important things in life! Each day must be lived with a renewed focus on what is important! Acts 17:11 we need to be examining the scriptures for ourselves and not take what others said as the truth.1 Peter 3:15 we need to always be prepared with an answer as to why I follow Jesus. Mat. 27:18-20
We’re Tired -The numbing routine of our lives makes us tired! And when we are tired we focus on self and not on others! Luke 9:23 we are called as disciples to take up our cross daily.
Money! – A lack of money or too much money keeps us from focusing on the important things of our life! We are very wealthy we should stop complaining, others would be happy to have our lives 1 Tim. 6:10 we need to learn how to manage the money that God have given us. Phil. 4:11-13 When most people are begging is because they are in need.
Pride – Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall (Pro. 16:18) The proud never sees themselves as God sees them! And they don’t change to be what God wants them to be. Mat. 5:3. Psalm 1:1-3…