Life, A Precious Gift

Come now, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will go into this city, and spend a year there, and trade, and get gain”: whereas you know not what shall be tomorrow. What is your life? For you are a vapor, that appears for a little time, and then vanishes away. Instead, you ought to say, “If the Lord wills, we shall both live, and do this or that” (James 4:13"

  • Geisler, Norman. 1999. Baker Encyclopedia of Christian Apologetics. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker.
Scripture References
James 4:13; Deuteronomy 34:7; Psalm 90:10; Acts 17:25; 1 Timothy 6:13; Genesis 1:26; Joshua 6:21; 2 Samuel 14:14; Matthew 10:8; Mark 16:17; Hebrews 9:27; Romans 5:12; Genesis 27:2; Deuteronomy 28:66; Luke 12:47; Revelation 19:7; Matthew 25:1
Cite this article
Jackson, Wayne. "Life, A Precious Gift." Access date: December 6, 2016.