Category Archives: Proverbs

AM I GROWING OLD GRACE-FULLY?

PROVERBS 16:31-33: “Gray hair is a glorious crown; it is found in the ways of righteousness. Patience is better than power, and controlling one’s emotions, than capturing a city. The lot is cast into the lap, but its every decision … Continue reading

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WHAT I AM THANKFUL FOR…

PROVERBS 9:10-11: “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. For by me your days will be many, and years will be added to your life.” CSB OBSERVATION: Today … Continue reading

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AM I THINKING ABOUT THE LORD?

PROVERBS 3:5-12 5) “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own understanding; 6) think about Him in all your ways, and He will guide you on the right paths. 7) Don’t consider yourself … Continue reading

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WHATEVER HAPPENED TO COMMON SENSE?

PROVERBS 8:5: “Learn to be shrewd, you who are inexperienced; develop common sense, you who are foolish.”CSB OBSERVATION: What ever happened to discretion? What ever happened to common sense? In a day when we have a plethora of information available … Continue reading

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WHAT IS THE ANSWER TO THE SENSELESS VIOLENCE IN OUR NATION?

PROVERBS 8:13-17: “The fear of the LORD is to hate evil; Pride and arrogance and the evil way And the perverse mouth I hate. Counsel is mine, and sound wisdom; I am understanding, I have strength. By me kings reign, … Continue reading

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THE PITFALL OF ISOLATION…

PROVERBS 18:1-2: “Whoever isolates himself seeks his own desire; he breaks out against all sound judgment. A fool takes no pleasure in understanding, but only in expressing his opinion.” ESV OBSERVATION: Have you ever isolated yourself from others in your … Continue reading

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A NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION YOU CAN KEEP!

PROVERBS 16:20, 22: “Whoever gives thought to the word will discover good, and blessed is he who trusts in the Lord…Good sense is a fountain of life to him who has it, but the instruction of fools is folly.” ESV … Continue reading

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