James 4:13-17 NIV

Boasting About Tomorrow

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.”

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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.

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15 Instead, you ought to say, “If it is the Lord’s will, we will live and do this or that.”

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16 As it is, you boast in your arrogant schemes. All such boasting is evil.

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17 If anyone, then, knows the good they ought to do and doesn’t do it, it is sin for them.

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