BE AT ALERT, BE VIGILANT
Updated: Jan 6
1 Peter 5:8 Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour.
Insight and Highlight
God uses circumstances to speak. He uses the universe as a university to teach, warn us of impending dangers.
Prov 22:3.....And the careless ease of fools shall destroy them.
The believer must be alert, vigilant, circumspect of all that is around Him.
Circumstances speak, everything happening around us can be strong indicators speaking and to warn us of people and the times we are in.
The Apostle Paul says in 2 Timothy 3:1
This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come....
There is victory in knowing the times you are in 1 Chron 12:23, and there is victory in taking heed of warnings today that could help us to guide against the evils ahead.
No matter how we stand as believers, we will become fools if we get careless, complacent, or deceived by prosperity or the abundance of what we have, Prov 1:32 (ASV) ".....And the careless ease of fools shall destroy them.
Are you watchful?
Proverbs 27:12 The prudent see danger and take cover, but the simple keep going and pay the penalty.
Call to Word action
Many are warned but refuse to heed to warnings because they are wise in their own eyes.
Proverbs 26:12 Seest thou a man wise in his own conceit? there is more hope of a fool than of him.
The Christian clarion duty
Proverbs 29:1 He, that being often reproved hardeneth his neck, shall suddenly be destroyed, and that without remedy.
1 Cor 16:13 Watch ye, stand fast in the faith,....
Lord, help me. Let me be watchful, vigilant. Let me be focused, not be carried away, in Jesus name.
Good morning all and have a blessed day today.
God bless you.