There would be some things that would change… - Your job, house, possessions, hobbies would now mean nothing to you! - Your family and friends would be very important! Correcting wrongs & assuring your love. - Your condition before God would now be of greatest importance! You will soon be crossing to the other side!
Time will make a difference. Same things Unimportant! Same things Important. Bible Study / Prayer moves to the top of the things you would want to do. You will not miss a service, and you would savor every moment of every item of worship to God.
Now you have time for radical change in Important areas: - Worship now moves to the top of the list. No hit and miss! - Your spiritual influence upon your family and friends now become of greater concern. - Bible study / Prayer will be a vital part of your everyday life! Some things become mildly important, Job, possessions, hobbies, relaxation, etc.
How do the Worldly reason? - Thats a long time! 2030! - I need the money! I have to work! - I need time: Weekends all I have! - One prayer a day is plenty. Thats about 7,300 times in 20 years! - Bible study, worship, and giving when I can. But I love Jesus as much as the next man! - Spiritual influence upon others, O No one is perfect!
Ecclesiastes 9:11-12 I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all.
12 For man also knoweth not his time: as the fishes that are taken in an evil net, and as the birds that are caught in the snare; so are the sons of men snared in an evil time, when it falleth suddenly upon them.
whereas you do not know what will happen tomorrow. For what is your life? It is even a vapor that appears for a little time and then vanishes away. - James 4:14.
The days of our lives are seventy years; And if by reason of strength they are eighty years, Yet their boast is only labor and sorrow; For it is soon cut off, and we fly away. - Psalm 90:10.
36 "For what will it profit a man if he gains the whole world, and loses his own soul? 37 "Or what will a man give in exchange for his soul? – Mark 8:36-37.
I Thessalonians 5:1-4 - But concerning the times and the seasons, brethren, you have no need that I should write to you. 2 For you yourselves know perfectly that the day of the Lord so comes as a thief in the night.
3 For when they say, "Peace and safety!" then sudden destruction comes upon them, as labor pains upon a pregnant woman. And they shall not escape. 4 But you, brethren, are not in darkness, so that this Day should overtake you as a thief.
It's up to me to use it. I must suffer if I lose it. Give account if I abuse it. Just a tiny little minute, But eternity is in it. Learn from yesterday; Live for today; Hope for tomorrow. Lost time is never found again. - Benjamin Franklin