Finishing life to the glory of Christ means resolutely resisting the typical American dream of retirement. It means being so satisfied with all that God promises to be for us in Christ that we are set free from the cravings that create so much emptiness and uselessness in retirement. Instead, knowing that we have an infinitely satisfying and everlasting inheritance in God just over the horizon of life makes us zealous in our few remaining years here to spend ourselves in the sacrifices of love, not the accumulation of comforts.
I. Time is Short
II. Time is Not Guaranteed
III. Time Cannot Be Recovered
IV. Time is Urgent
I. To Be Saved
II. To Grow in the Likeness of Christ
III. To Share The Gospel to Those Who Have Not Yet Heard
O that God would give us a passion in our final years to spend ourselves to make him look as great as he really is—to finish life to the glory of Christ.