REASONS WE LACK EXCELLENCE
Proverbs 6:9 How long will you lie down, O sluggard? When
will you arise from your sleep?
10 “A little sleep, a little slumber, A
little folding of the hands to rest”–
11 And your poverty will come in like a vagabond,
And your need like an armed man.
Proverbs 13:4 The soul of the sluggard craves and gets
nothing, But the soul of the diligent is made fat.
Procrastination says, “I’ll do it later.”
my skills…get wisdom…try harder…refine my product….and a host of other good intentions.
This is really a sluggard talking. A procrastinator is a lazy person and they
always have an excuse.
Proverbs 15:19 The
way of the sluggard is blocked with thorns, but the path of the upright is a
Proverbs 22: 13 The sluggard
says, “There is a lion outside; I shall be slain in the streets!”