Matthew 6:27 - The Misery of Worry.
Matthew 6:27 (NLT) Can all your worries add
a single moment to your life?
A friend of mine whos a doctor told me
theres actually a condition called broken heart
syndrome. Its also known as octopus heart, because
it affects the shape of the heart.
Sudden bad news, such as the death of a
loved one or some other traumatic event, can cause
fear, fright, and anxiety. When these take hold of
us, the tip of our hearts enlarge immediately,
and it can result in depression, chest pain,
heart failure, or even death.
So worry may actually shorten our lives.
Sometimes we might even think its a virtue to
worry, but it isnt. Worry doesnt resolve
problems; it simply creates new ones. Worry doesnt
make life longer; it just makes it more
Jesus said, Can all your worries add a
single moment to your life? (Matthew 6:27 NLT).
Yet some people are trying to extend
their lives using the latest technology. I read an
article the other day about a number of billionaires
who are trying to find a cure for aging. One
billionaire wants to have a microchip connected to his
Meanwhile, other billionaires are having
blood transfusions from healthy people between the
ages of 16 and 25, believing it will reverse the
These things will not extend your life.
God determines the date of your birth and the
date of your death. But you have a say about what
happens in between. Someone wisely pointed out that
life is not measured by its duration but by its
Dont worry so much about how long you
will live. Instead, think about how you are
living. Every morning God deposits 1,440 minutes
into your bank of time. You choose how to spend
those minutes. Think about what youre doing
with this precious commodity called time that God
gives each of us every day. [Greg Laurie from
Harvest Ministries; https://www.harvestdaily.com]
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