Brevity of Life

Comparisons

  • II Samuel 14:14 - Like water spilt on the ground
  • I Chronicles 29:15 - Like a shadow, it will not stay
  • Job 7:6-7 - Like a weaver's shuttle, or the wind
  • Job 9:25-26 - Like a swift messenger, a swift ship, or a swooping eagle
  • Job 14:1 - Few days, like a flower
  • Psalms 78:39 - Like a wind
  • Psalms 90:9 - Like a sigh
  • Psalms 103:15-16 - Like grass, leaving no memory
  • James 4:14 - Like a mist or the vapor from a pot

The Need to Remember How Short Life Is

  • Psalms 90:12- Causes us to act more wisely
  • Ecclesiastes 7:2-4 - Gives us a more balanced view of life

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