Then I will say to myself, "You have plenty of good things laid up for many years. Take it easy. Eat, drink, and be merry!"'
Cross References1 Samuel 30:16
So he led David down, and there were the Amalekites spread out over all the land, eating, drinking, and celebrating the great amount of plunder they had taken from the land of the Philistines and the land of Judah.
Though in his lifetime he blesses his soul--and men praise you when you prosper--
Ill-gotten treasures profit nothing, but righteousness brings deliverance from death.
Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what a day may bring.
Nothing is better for man than to eat and drink and enjoy his work. I have also seen that this is from the hand of God.
Rejoice, O young man, while you are young, and let your heart be glad in the days of your youth. Walk in the ways of your heart and in the sight of your eyes, but know that for all these things God will bring you to judgment.
"Come, let me get the wine, let us imbibe the strong drink, and tomorrow will be like today, only far better!"
you who rejoice over Lo-debar and say, 'Did we not take Karnaim by our own strength?'
Then he said, 'This is what I will do: I will tear down my barns and will build bigger ones, and there I will store up all my grain and my goods.
1 Corinthians 15:32
If I fought wild beasts in Ephesus for human motives, what did I gain? If the dead are not raised, "Let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we die."
Chapter Outline1. Jesus preaches to his apostles to avoid hypocrisy
13. and warns against covetousness, by the parable of the man who set up greater barns.
22. We must not worry about earthly things,
31. but seek the kingdom of God;
33. give alms;
35. be ready at a knock to open to our Lord whensoever he comes.
41. Jesus' disciples are to see to their charges,
49. and look for persecution.
54. The people must take this time of grace;
57. because it is a fearful thing to die without reconciliation.
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Deuteronomy 6:11, 12
Job 31:24, 25
Psalm 49:5-13, 18
1 Timothy 6:17
1 Corinthians 15:32
1 Timothy 5:6
2 Timothy 3:4
1 Peter 4:3
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