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It's good to plan for the future. In doing this, we make sure that we have our footsteps ordered, our resources properly allocated, and our goals carefully laid out. Planning for the future helps us achieve greater things. There are times, however, that planning for the future is not enough. Various factors affect our plans and cause some of them to be cancelled. Still, it's better to have plans than not. Many Christians make plans according to what they want to do.
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One of the dangers in taking advice is taking it out of context. Planning and worrying are two different things. When we worry, we are not trusting God for our futures, but the Bible does teach the importance of preparation. As human beings we should all be wise in planning for life like getting a good education, preparing for marriage and a family, etc. In fact, Jesus commended the wise man who builds his house upon the rock instead of the sand Matthew The Bible does not look down on preparation, but the most important preparation we can do in this life is to prepare for the next life—eternity.
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What does the Bible say about? For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord , plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope. What is your life? For you are a mist that appears for a little time and then vanishes. All such boasting is evil. Many are the plans in the mind of a man, but it is the purpose of the Lord that will stand. For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, declares the Lord.
Go to now, you that say, To day or to morrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy and sell, and get gain:. James Go to now, ye rich men, weep and howl for your miseries that shall come upon you. Genesis ,4,7 And they said one to another, Go to, let us make brick, and burn them throughly. And they had brick for stone, and slime had they for morter…. Ecclesiastes I said in mine heart, Go to now, I will prove thee with mirth, therefore enjoy pleasure: and, behold, this also is vanity. Proverbs Boast not thyself of to morrow; for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.
What does the Bible say about? The heart of man plans his way, but the Lord establishes his steps. What is your life? For you are a mist that appears for a little time and then vanishes. All such boasting is evil. So whoever knows the right thing to do and fails to do it, for him it is sin.