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Today's Choices Influencing Tomorrow Trevor Bowen Dawn? Alternately, Dusk? Dawn! after 30 minutes Presentation: Pick Intelligence The effect of numerous choices is extensive and is regularly unapparent right now. Time uncovers the intelligence or habit of our choices.
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Today’s Decisions Affecting Tomorrow Trevor Bowen

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Sunrise? On the other hand, Sunset?

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Sunrise! 30 Minutes Later

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Introduction: Choose Wisdom The effect of numerous choices is extensive and is regularly unapparent right now. Time uncovers the insight or habit of our choices. “But the way of the simply is similar to the sparkling sun , That sparkles ever brighter unto the ideal day . The method for the insidious is similar to dimness ; They don\'t recognize what makes them lurch .” ( Proverbs 4:18-19 )

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Introduction: Choose Wisdom Foresight must be connected with the goal that arrangements can be made for tomorrow. Keep in mind the “Unjust Steward”: He got ready for his “retirement” ( Luke 16:1-9 ). Keep in mind, even the stupid connect for shrewdness – however past the point of no return ( Proverbs 1:20-32; 5:11-14, 21-23 ).

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Introduction: Choose Wisdom “ Because I have called and you denied , I have extended my hand and nobody respected, Because you hated all my advice, And would have none of my censure, I likewise will snicker at your catastrophe; I will ridicule when your dread comes , … Then they will approach me, yet I won\'t answer ; They will look for me perseveringly, however they won\'t discover me . Since they loathed learning And did not pick the LORD\'s apprehension, Therefore they should eat the product they could call their own way, …” ( Proverbs 1:23-31 )

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Introduction: Choose Wisdom Foresight must be connected with the goal that arrangements can be made for tomorrow. Keep in mind the “Unjust Steward” ( Luke 16:1-9 ) Remember, even the absurd connect for insight – however past the point of no return ( Proverbs 1:20-32; 5:11-14, 21-23 ) Receive astuteness and guideline today! ( Proverbs 2:1-11; 3:1-26; 4:1-13; 20-27; 5:1-2 ). It brings: radiance, honor, peace, bliss, life, and salvation. It empowers you to convey the same to others ( Proverbs 15:22-23; Psalm 37:30 ).

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Introduction: Choose Wisdom “ Get astuteness! Get understanding! Bear in mind, nor move in the opposite direction of the expressions of my mouth. Try not to neglect her, and she will protect you; Love her, and she will keep you. Intelligence is the important thing ; Therefore get knowledge. What\'s more, in all you\'re getting, get understanding . … When you walk, your strides won\'t be thwarted, And when you run, you won\'t lurch. Take firm hold of direction, don\'t give up; Keep her, for she is your life .” ( Proverbs 4:5-13 )

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Outline Introduction: Choose Wisdom Foundation: The Ultimate Decision Godly Companions and Spouse Leaving Home (School and Career) Conclusion

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Foundation : The Ultimate Decision Putting God First – Choose To Be a Committed Christian Wisdom starts with God: “The trepidation of the LORD is the start of learning , But tricks scorn shrewdness and instruction.” ( Proverbs 1:7 ) Unless the LORD fabricates the house , They work futile who manufacture it ; Unless the LORD monitors the city, The gatekeeper stays alert futile. ( Psalm 127:1 )

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Foundation : The Ultimate Decision Application: How does knowledge start with God? Change over now to turn into a youthful , dedicated Christian ( Ecclesiastes 11:9-12:7 ). Proceed in day by day Bible study ( Psalm 119:97-105 ). Supplicate and reflect upon God’s Word ( James 1:5-8; Matthew 26:41 ). Consider significant Bible samples ( I Corinthians 10:6, 11-13; Romans 15:4; Ecclesiastes 1:9-10 ). Dispense with hostile to knowledge character defects ( Proverbs 14:16 ).

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Foundation : The Ultimate Decision We must be conclusive – Early! Love God first ( Matthew 6:33; I John 2:15-17 ). Choose completely ( James 1:5-8; 4:1-8 ). Tally the expense ( Luke 9:57-62; 14:25-33 ). Structure particular arrangements ( Daniel 1:8-13 ). Abstain from laying traps for yourself ( Romans 13:14 ). Discard weights that ruin ( Hebrews 12:1-2 ). Shield your impact (before holy person and delinquent) ( I Corinthians 8, 10; Romans 2:24; Titus 2:7-8 ).

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Self-Examination Checklist Estimated conceivable penances? Made nitty gritty arrangements? Staying away from enticement? Empowering impacts? Lessen your impact? Entrapping yourself? Best utilization of time? Fair with yourself? List your needs all together . Supplicating, contemplating, and reflecting? Looking for God’s knowledge? Considered Bible samples? Looked for virtuous advisors? God’s support? Trying to please God or men? Determined? Twofold minded?

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Outline Introduction: Choose Wisdom Foundation: The Ultimate Decision Godly Companions and Spouse Leaving Home (School and Career) Conclusion

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Choose Godly Companions Checklist? Keep in mind Joshua’s botch with the Gibeonites (Joshua 9:1-19). Our companions have gigantic impact: Evil sidekicks will degenerate us ( I Corinthians 15:33; Proverbs 12:26 ).

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Choose Godly Companions Do not be swindled : “Evil organization defiles great habits.” ( I Corinthians 15:33 ) The honest ought to pick his companions deliberately , For the method for the devilish leads them off track. ( Proverbs 14:26 ) He who strolls with shrewd men will be astute , But the sidekick of idiots will be pulverized. ( Proverbs 13:20 )

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Choose Godly Companions Checklist? Keep in mind Joshua’s botch with the Gibeonites (Joshua 9:1-19). Our companions have colossal impact: Evil allies will degenerate us ( I Corinthians 15:33; Proverbs 12:26 ). Savvy companions will fortify us ( Proverbs 13:20; Psalm 119:63 ). We can\'t detach ourselves from the world ( I Corinthians 5:9-13 ).

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Choose Godly Companions Conclusion : Frequent or private connections must be genuine for our purpose ( II Corinthians 6:14-18 ).

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Choose Godly Companions Do not be unequally yoked together with unbelievers . For what cooperation has uprightness with wilderness? What\'s more, what fellowship has light with obscurity? Also, what accord has Christ with Belial? On the other hand what part has an adherent with an unbeliever? Also, what assention has the sanctuary of God with symbols? For you are the living\'s sanctuary God. As God has said: “I will stay in them And stroll among them. I will be their God, And they might be My people.” Therefore “ Come out from among them And be partitioned, says the Lord . Try not to touch what is unclean, And I will get you .” ( II Corinthians 6:14-18 )

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Choose Godly Companions Conclusion : Frequent or cozy connections must be virtuous for our purpose ( II Corinthians 6:14-18 ). Periodic contact with others ought to be invited as chance to impact them. Samples: Paul, Barnabas, Timothy, and so on. Application? Are your companions like these? Virtual Friends? Features, Internet, Chat, and so on?

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Choose a True Leader or Helper Who to wed? 2 nd most essential choice of your life Why? Irreversible!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Deep rooted Friend and Influence (II Corinthians 6:8-14; Amos 3:3) Checklist? Remember…

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Who Do You Love? “If anybody comes to Me and does not abhor his dad and mom, wife and kids , siblings and sisters, yes, and his own particular life additionally, he can\'t be My pupil .” ( Luke 14:26 ) “Therefore take cautious regard to yourselves, that you adore the LORD your God. Then again else , if to be sure you do a reversal, … and make relational unions with them , and go into them and they to you, know for certain … they should be catches and traps to you, and scourges on your sides and thistles in your eyes …” ( Joshua 23:11-13 ) “But look for first the kingdom of God and His honesty , and every one of these things might be added to you.” ( Matthew 6:33 )

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Recall Bible Examples But Ruth said: “ Entreat me not to abandon you, Or to turn over from trailing you ; For wherever you go, I will go; And wherever you hold up, I will stop; Your kin should be my kin, And your God, my God. Where you kick the bucket, I will bite the dust, And there will I be covered. The LORD do as such to me, and all the more likewise, If anything other than death parts you and me.” ( Ruth 1:16-17 ) “ But King Solomon adored numerous remote ladies , … and his wives dismissed his heart. For it was thus, when Solomon was old , that his wives turned his heart after different divine beings ; and his heart was not faithful to the LORD his God, just like the heart of his dad David. …” ( I Kings 11:1-8 )

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Consider Roles, Children, more “And you, fathers , don\'t incite your kids to fierceness, however get them up the preparation and reprimand of the Lord .” ( Ephesians 6:4 ) “ Wives, submit to your own spouses , as to the Lord. For the spouse is leader of the wife, … Husbands, love your wives , pretty much as Christ additionally cherished the congregation and gave Himself for her , …” ( Ephesians 5:22-25 ) “… reprimand the young ladies to adore their spouses, to cherish their youngsters , to be careful, modest, homemakers , great, submissive to their own spouses, …” ( Titus 2:4-5 )

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Compare to God’s Ideal Fears God Chaste Honest Integrity Pure Just Generous Not Greedy Not Superstitious Loves Enemies Admits Error Job 31:1-40 Fears God Trustworthy Does great constantly Hard meeting expectations Prepared Strong Generous Honorable Wise Kind Praiseworthy Proverbs 31:10-31

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Choose a True Leader or Helper Some issues are less basic than others, yet are still critical: Modesty and other good concerns (I Timothy 2:8-9; I Peter 3:3-4)? Discipline for youngsters (Proverbs 13:24)? Try not to wed a sluggard or a good-for-nothing (Proverbs 6:6-11; 10:26; 18:9; Titus 2:4-5). Try not to be urgent to wed (Proverbs 21:9; 10:26; I Corinthians 7:25-40).

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Choose a True Leader or Helper Decide at an early stage communicated love. “flee energetic lusts” – Don’t get as cl

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