Jesus specifically said, “Take no [distracting] thought for your life…” So why do you concern yourself with “what ye shall eat…drink…put on…”? Does He really want you to worry and constantly anxious, distressed, or puzzled about how to get what you need? Having this attitude leads to despair and unbelief, which do not honor God….
Many people feel that their future is a hop, skip, and jump away, perhaps with some conflicts and obstacles here and there. It is nothing that a little extra effort or savvy maneuvering on their part wouldn’t overcome. Just read the following conversation between two individuals and see how ‘simple’ they think of the future….