January 28, 2024

Plans & Presumption

Thomas Watson once said, “When God lays men up on their backs, then they look up to heaven.” Without facing severe affliction, it’s hard for proud men to walk with God. Instead of dealing with the sins and circumstances that surround them, James’ readers have made big plans for the future. Rather than rely on the false security of shiny things to come, Christ will bless our plans if we will trust Him now.