Yet I hold this against you: You have forsaken your first love. Remember the height from which you have fallen! Repent and do the things you did at first.
Hebrews 1: “We must pay more careful attention, therefore, to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away.”
The Greek term for drift means to slip or flow past or to glide by.
Christ came to serve the needs of humanity
Christ came to show the example to humanity
Christ came to sacrifice for humanity
Christ came to save the eternity of humanity
Part of reaching your destiny is understanding your detours.
– Tony Evans
If the request is wrong – God says no
If the timing is wrong – God says slow
If you are wrong – God says grow
But if the request is right, the timing is right and you are right – God says go!
Realizing the future is uncertain not only teaches us trust in God, it helps us properly value the present. To be obsessed with future plans may result in our failure to appreciate present blessings or our evasion of present duties.
– John Wesley
Jesus asked questions to reveal deeper truths, apply knowledge, and overcome false perceptions.
Luke 14:28-33 Why is planning so crucial? Plans are part of life God works through plans Planning is Biblical Our plans need to be in line with God’s plan Measure Your Plans Measure of Truth Measure of Timing Measure of Trust If God is your partner, make your plans big! – D.L. Moody “Suppose one…