New Living Translation
Live wisely among those who are not believers, and make the most of every opportunity.
King James Bible
Walk in wisdom toward them that are without, redeeming the time.
Darby Bible Translation
Walk in wisdom towards those without, redeeming opportunities.
World English Bible
Walk in wisdom toward those who are outside, redeeming the time.
Young's Literal Translation
in wisdom walk ye toward those without, the time forestalling;
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LibraryThe Voyage and Shipwreck
[This chapter is based on Acts 27; 28:1-10.] At last Paul was on his way to Rome. "When it was determined," Luke writes, "that we should sail into Italy, they delivered Paul and certain other prisoners unto one named Julius, a centurion of Augustus' band. And entering into a ship of Adramyttium, we launched, meaning to sail by the coasts of Asia; one Aristarchus, a Macedonian of Thessalonica, being with us." In the first century of the Christian Era traveling by sea was attended with peculiar hardship …
Ellen Gould White—The Acts of the Apostles
Twenty-Eighth Day that all God's People May Know the Holy Spirit
He replied, "You are permitted to understand the secret of the Kingdom of God. But I use parables for everything I say to outsiders,
So be careful how you live. Don't live like fools, but like those who are wise.
Make the most of every opportunity in these evil days.
1 Thessalonians 4:12
Then people who are not Christians will respect the way you live, and you will not need to depend on others.
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