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Dec 30, 2018

D. V. or ME? How to Face 2019

Passage: James 4:13-17

Preacher: Pastor Tim W. Young

Series: Developing a Faith that Works

Category: James


Main Text - James 4:13-17, OT Reading - Joshua 6:1-3,7:1-9, NT Reading - Luke 12:13-21


D.V. or ME? - How To Face 2019“

 James 4:13-17   13 Now listen, you who say, "Today or tomorrow we will go to this or that city, spend a year there, carry on business and make money." 14 Why, you do not even know what will happen tomorrow. What is your life? You are a mist that appears for a little while and then vanishes. 15 Instead, you ought to say, "If it is the Lord's will, we will live and do this or that." 16 As it is, you boast and brag. All such boasting is evil. 17 Anyone, then, who knows the good he ought to do and doesn't do it, sins.


  1. There s a Sinful Way For You To Face the Future


  1. 13 - Planning the future without…


               This is man’s history


                              Gen 3:5

                              Joshua 7


  1. This Is the Sinful Way Because Of What You Assume


               vss. 14 & 16


               You assume…


                              Mark 13:32


               You Assume…


                              Job 7:6, 9:25

                              Luke 12:19


               It is the sin of…

                              1 John 2:16

                              Eph 2:9


  1. There Is a Way To Avoid This Sin


  1. 15


               See the example of the Apostle Paul

                              Acts 18:21

                              1 Cor. 4:19


               Don’t allow “Lord Willing” to become a…


So, Should you plan or not?


               Proverbs 19:21   

               Luke 14:28-31