The Cost of Overconfidence - #6298
The only way to stay pure is to daily, consciously wrap yourself in Jesus' righteousness and strength. The Bible says, "If you think you're standing..." Maybe you're there; you think you're doing okay. But you're hurtling down the highway with one finger on the wheel, eyes everywhere but on the road. You could be a spiritual accident looking for a place to happen. There's a very high price for overconfidence.
Unwise in the Bible - a Christian perspective
Paul urges the early church to be careful to live wisely. We live in spiritually dangerous times, and it's all the more important to make wise and Biblically sound decisions.
Redeeming the time - a Christian perspective
Our time on earth is short, so we must be careful and conscientious about how we use the time allotted to us--redeeming it by using it to further God's kingdom.