May 13, 2018
There are some people who are confident of their abilities and resources that they think they can chart their own destiny without God. Such worldly pride does not look to God for assistance, but is INDEPENDENT AND SELF SUFFICIENT. This attitude, however, is self- defeating for it will only bring failure and humiliation.
I. MAN’S PLANS and LIMITATIONS: vv. 13 – 14
a. MAN’S AUTONOMOUS PLANS v. 13
b. MAN’S IGNORANCE OF THE FUTURE
c. MAN’S INSIGNIFICANCE
II. GOD’S PLANS: LET GOD CHART YOUR DESTINY v. 15
III. MAN’S PRIDE and SIN: v. 16 – 17