ENVISION, WRITE-DOWN, CONCEIVE, MANIFEST
DEFINED- The things we aspire to achieve.
“The plans of the diligent lead surely to plenty,
But those of everyone who is hasty, surely to poverty.” (Proverbs 21:5)
1. COMMENTARY & DISCUSSION
a.“If you aim for nothing you are bound to hit it every time” (page 326)
b. “A man without a plan is a man without a future” anonymous
c. “If you fail to plan you plan to fail” anonymous
2. COMPARE & CONTRAST
a. Don’t worry about tomorrow & don’t think about tomorrow (page 326 also see Matthew 6:34)
b. “The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord“ (Psalms 37: 23).
c. “Let all things be done decently and in order“. (I Cor. 14:40)
d. “If any provide not for his own house, he hath denied the faith, and is worst than an infidel” (I Tim 5:8).
3. The Cost of Discipleship
“For which of you, intending to build a tower, sitteth not down first, and counteth the cost , whether he hath sufficient to finish it?” (Luke 15:28)
4. FOUR GOALS: Walking in Faith while planning for the future.
a. Setting goals establishes priorities.
b. Goals assure that you keep first things first. Priorities can be a seen by your actions.
c. Setting goals enables you to move from remorse to real change.
d. “Don’t live a life of regret live a life of achievement while walking in the spirit” (Gal. 6:16,25).
e. Setting goals is a tool for character building.
f. Goals are evident that you are serious about your God-given responsibility.