What Your Life Will Be Like In 367 Days - Outline

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Your imagination is the thing that allows you to see the future before it happens.

# 1     Imagination is not bad, evil or unproductive. . .but neither is it good, blessed or productive.

Romans 1:21 KJV

“Because that, when they knew God, they glorified him not as God, neither were thankful; but became vain in their imaginations, and their foolish heart was darkened.”

Romans 1:21 GWT

“They knew God but did not praise and thank him for being God. Instead, their thoughts were total nonsense, and their misguided minds were plunged into darkness.”

2 Corinthians 10:5 KJV

“Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ.”

I Corinthians 10:3 in the New International Version says:

“No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it.”

# 2     Imagination allows you to live in fear or faith.

Mark Twain once said:

“I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened.”

Matthew 6:27 TLB

“Will all your worries add a single moment to your life?”

Romans 4:17 KJV

“(as it is written, “I have made you a father of many nations”) in the presence of Him whom he believed—God, who gives life to the dead and calls those things which do not exist as though they did”

Hebrews 11:1 AMP

“NOW FAITH is the assurance (the confirmation, the title deed) of the things [we] hope for, being the proof of things [we] do not see and the conviction of their reality [faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses].”

Hebrews 11:6 KJV

“But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him.”

# 3     Imagination allows you to see things beyond the natural realm.

2 Kings 6:15 KJV

“And when the servant of the man of God was risen early, and gone forth, behold, an host compassed the city both with horses and chariots. And his servant said unto him, Alas, my master! how shall we do? “And he answered, Fear not: for they that be with us are more than they that be with them.”

2 Kings 6:17 KJV

“And Elisha prayed, and said, LORD, I pray thee, open his eyes, that he may see. And the LORD opened the eyes of the young man; and he saw: and, behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots of fire round about Elisha.”

Helen Keller, the blind and deaf American educator and author once said:

“Doubts and mistrust are the mere panic of timid imagination, which the steadfast heart will conquer, and the large mind transcend.”

2 Corinthians 4:16 MSG

“So we're not giving up. How could we! Even though on the outside it often looks like things are falling apart on us, on the inside, where God is making new life, not a day goes by without his unfolding grace. These hard times are small potatoes compared to the coming good times, the lavish celebration prepared for us. There's far more here than meets the eye. The things we see now are here today, gone tomorrow. But the things we can't see now will last forever.”

# 4     Imagination allows you to turn your dreams into reality.

Seven thought-provoking quotes and one powerful scripture.

Edmund Burke said:

“There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when they are under the influence of imagination.”

Stephen Covey, the author of “The Seven Habits Of Highly Effective People” said:

“Live out of your imagination, not your history.”

Muhammad Ali, the former heavyweight champion said:

“The man who has no imagination has no wings.”

Napoleon Bonaparte, the military leader said:

“Imagination rules the world.”

Carl Sagan, the noted scientist, said:

“Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.”

Albert Einstein, the genius said:

“Imagination is more important than knowledge.”

Sun Tzu, author of "The Art Of War," said:

"Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?"

Philippians 4:6-7 NLT

“Never worry about anything. But in every situation let God know what you need in prayers and requests while giving thanks. Then God’s peace, which goes beyond anything we can imagine, will guard your thoughts and emotions through Christ Jesus.”

# 5     Imagination is how and what you see through your Father’s eyes.

Ephesians 1:18 KJV

“The eyes of your understanding being enlightened; that ye may know what is the hope of his calling, and what the riches of the glory of his inheritance in the saints.”

Ephesians 1:18 TLB

I pray that your hearts will be flooded with light so that you can see something of the future he has called you to share. I want you to realize that God has been made rich because we who are Christ’s have been given to him!”

Genesis 3:5 NLT

“God knows that your eyes will be opened as soon as you eat it, and you will be like God, knowing both good and evil.”

I John 2:16 NIV

“For everything in the world--the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life--comes not from the Father but from the world.”

Acts 26:18 KJV

“To open their eyes, and to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan unto God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins, and inheritance among them which are sanctified by faith that is in me.”

# 6     Right thinking and rich speaking will expand your imagination

Hebrews 11:1 AMP

“NOW FAITH is the assurance (the confirmation, the title deed) of the things [we] hope for, being the proof of things [we] do not see and the conviction of their reality [faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses].”

1 Corinthians 2:9 NLT

“That is what the Scriptures mean when they say, `No eye has seen, no ear has heard,

and no mind has imagined what God has prepared for those who love him.’”

1 Corinthians 2:9 TLB

“That is what is meant by the Scriptures which say that no mere man has ever seen, heard, or even imagined what wonderful things God has ready for those who love the Lord.”

Ephesians 3:20 NIV

“Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us.”

Isaiah 55:8 NLT

“`My thoughts are nothing like your thoughts,’ says the LORD. `And my ways are far beyond anything you could imagine.’”

Ephesians 4:23 NKJV

“. . .and be renewed in the spirit of your mind.”

1Timothy 4:15 NKJV

“Meditate on these things; give yourself entirely to them, that your progress may be evident to all. “

# 7     Seven Ways To Imagine What Your Life Will Be Like In  Days.

2 Corinthians 4:18 NKJV

“While we do not look at the things which are seen, but at the things which are not seen. For the things which are seen are temporary, but the things which are not seen are eternal.”