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First Procrastinarian Church always has their New Year's Eve party sometime in June to see if the year was worth celebrating. Their social action committee is currently protesting the war of and demanding equal rights for women to vote. Their motto is never put off till tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow. They are so good at procrastinating they don't have time to be good Siciliano (Del Concierto Nº 2 Para Clavecín Y Orquesta) - Barroco Andino - Barroco Andino anything else.
Trying to get his workers to be more prompt, the Boss posted signs throughout his business with the slogan from Ecclesiastes: "Do it now! The cashier skipped with five thousand dollars, the head accountant eloped the secretary and three typists asked for a Electric Arena - Status Quo - In Search Of The Fourth Chord. Correct timing of a decision is just as important as the decision itself.
A farmer discovered that when his favorite mule became ill. He called the vet who prescribed some very large pills. The farmer looked at the pills and asked, "How can I possibly get those huge things down that mule's throat? Just find a piece of pipe large enough for the pill to go through. Put one end of the pipe in the mule's mouth.
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For he says, 'In the time of my favor I heard you, and in the day of salvation Glory And Salvation - Cień - Time Of Anti-Humanity helped you. Paul quotes Isaiah to remind people of the opportunity they will miss if they don't do something now. God's favor and salvation are available not just "while supplies last," but only as long as the store is open. The day will come when his favor and salvation will Ne Parle Pas - Daniel Guichard - Daniel Guichard out of reach See Luke ; John ; Romans26, That's why Paul says, "we urge you.
It means to beseech, exhort, comfort, entreat, invite, invoke. Paul strongly urges them to not to receive God's grace in vain because, like supermarket coupons, it has an expiration date. That's the bad news. The good news is that it has not yet expired. Now is. The Time Of God's Favor. I can understand why people put off something bad, but why put off something good? If you were on death row, you might want to delay the day of execution; but why would you want to delay the day of pardon?
God loves you and has a wonderful plan for your life. How can you turn your back on his favor? Your debts of sin have been paid and canceled by the precious blood of Jesus. He freely offers you abundant and eternal life right now. Do you think his favor is too good to be true? Take Jesus' word for it: it is true and it is good.
All that God is, is available to the one who is available to all that God is. Friend, don't put it off another day or another hour. Now is the time of God's favor. This text is often used to warn unbelievers of the danger of delaying a decision for Christ.
A closer look, however, shows that Paul directed it to those he called "fellow workers" whom he urged, "not to receive God's grace in vain. It is something to be used every day of your life.
To neglect it is to receive God's grace in vain. Grace is not just being born again. Grace is living a new life. If grace does not make you gracious, then you have received it in vain. As God's fellow workers I urge you not to receive God's grace in vain. And now is. The Time Of God's Salvation.
Suddenly the stillness was broken by the striking of the clock: 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, At the stroke of 15 it was too much for little David. Running to his family, he called, "Wake up! Wake up! It's later than it's ever been before.
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Stop trying on your own. Start relying on him. For some of you it is not just that you don't feel you're good enough to be saved, but Glory And Salvation - Cień - Time Of Anti-Humanity you don't want to be good enough. Like Augustine you pray, in effect, "Lord, make me pure and caste and good but not yet.
Meanwhile, you say, "I'm not ready. A man dreamed he attended a meeting where evil spirits were discussing the best way to bring about the damnation of human beings. One suggested they go forth and tell people that the Bible is false. It is clear which of the plans Satan now finds most useful. There is a line by us unseen, That crosses every path; The hidden boundary between God's patience and his wrath. To pass that limit is to die-- To die as if by stealth; It does not quench the beaming eye Or pale the glow of health.
The conscience may be still at ease, The spirit lithe and gay; That which pleases still may please, And care be thrust away. But on that forehead God has set, Indelibly a mark Unseen by men, for men as yet Are blind and in the dark.
Oh, where is this mysterious bourn By which each path is crossed? Beyond which God himself hath sworn That he who goes is lost? How far may we go on in sin? How long will God forbear? Where does hope end, and where begin The confines of despair? The answer from the skies is sent, 'Ye that from God depart, While it is called today, repent, And harden not your heart!
The saddest verse in the Bible was written by the weeping prophet Jeremiah who cried, "The harvest is past, the summer is ended, and we are not saved" Jeremiah KJV.
There is a time for everything and a time when time runs out. Friend, you can never come to Christ too soon because you don't know how soon it will be too late. Many who wait to be saved at the eleventh hour die at ten-thirty. Friend, if you can find one place in the Bible Muddy Waters - Cant Get No Grindin says, "Repent tomorrow," I'll eat it!
It is Ressu Redford & Jussi Rainio - Pieniä Polkuja " Todayif you hear his voice, harden not your heart" Hebrews If Glory And Salvation - Cień - Time Of Anti-Humanity walls and pews of the church sanctuary could speak, they would tell sad stories of countless souls now far, far from the Kingdom of God.
God said, "Now! If not now, when? If not here, where? If not you, who? If not, why not?
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