et us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man.(Ecclesiastes 12:13)
THINGS REJECTED BY WISDOM AND SPIRITUALITY: SORT SIGHTEDNESS pt2
Mental sort sightedness can be better described as not having consideration for the future. So many people live for the moment and don’t care to think about what will happen tomorrow and they end up regretting what they did earlier.
King Solomon gave advice to young people concerning decisions they were to Make while their still young and told them to think of they future. Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man.(Ecclesiastes 12:13)
Rejoice, young man, while you are young,
and let your heart be glad in the days of your youth. And walk in the ways of your heart
and in the sight of your eyes; but know that for all of these things God will bring you to judgment.(Ecclesiastes 11:9 HCSB)
Ladies and gentlemen enjoying life is not a bad thing but you must also keep the end result in mind, everything we do know will either help us in future or destroy us. People you are rude to might be the people you will need tomorrow. Steve jobs once said “live each day like it’s the last for one day it shall be your last day”.
Prophet Uebert Angel once stated that ” two minutes of you looking sexy can get you into eighteen minutes of sex that will get you into 30 years of child support”. Always be conscious of the future.
You need to understand that the present leads to the future, for example being born again today will get you into eternity in heaven.
so that everyone who believes in Him will have eternal life.“For God loved the world in this way: He gave His One and Only Son, so that everyone who believes in Him will not perish but have eternal life. (John 3:15-16 HCSB)
The reason why Noah and his family are the only people who survived the flood is because the others did think that a day where the earth will be covered in water is fast approaching.
Then the Lord said, “I will wipe off from the face of the earth mankind, whom I created, together with the animals, creatures that crawl, and birds of the sky — for I regret that I made them.” Noah, however, found favor in the sight of the Lord.(Genesis 6:7-8 HCSB). While everyone was focused on having a good time Noah was busy seeking God and that work to his favour because genetically Noah is the father of the world, it’s only his lineage the is still on earth.
Don’t be myopic, think of your future. If you’re waiting to be ready to give your life to Christ, you have not guarantee that you have enough time to be ready, hence I advice you to surrender your life to Christ this moment.