In a world where every week brings a new medical study, are there things that are more important than only staying alive one more day?
Farsightedness can sometimes be fixed with reading glasses or holding things far away to read them. The spiritual equivalent can't be solved quite the same way.
With experience, we find that both the good times and the bad times come and go. What do we do during the bad times, though?
When we are weary and tired, may we remain faithful, but with a strength that exceeds our own abilities.
I like to acquire "stuff", but how do we focus our efforts on the use of it for lasting good, rather than just the accumulation of it.
Once we have accepted Jesus' gift of payment for our shortcomings, and chosen to follow Him, we no longer have to live in fear.