Tag Archives: Proverbs

Wisdom Is Staying Focused On Things Above

STAY FOCUSED ON THE SPIRITUAL Proverbs 17:24a, “Wisdom is in the sight of him who has understanding, . . .” (NKJV) Matthew 6:33, “But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added … Continue reading

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The Godly Look For and Practice Wisdom

PROLOGUE TO DAILY PROVERBS: There is a Proverb for EVERY day of the Month. Do you want wisdom. It is found here! “Joyful is the person who finds wisdom, the one who gains understanding.¬†For wisdom is more profitable than silver, … Continue reading

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Bad Company Corrupts Good Morals

Proverbs 17:9, “Love prospers when a fault is forgiven, but dwelling on it separates close friends.” (NLT) 1 Corinthians 5:11, “I meant that you are not to associate with anyone who claims to be a believer yet indulges in sexual … Continue reading

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Choose Your Friends and Company With Discernment

PROLOGUE TO DAILY PROVERBS: There is a Proverb for EVERY day of the Month. Do you want wisdom. It is found here! “Joyful is the person who finds wisdom, the one who gains understanding. For wisdom is more profitable than silver, … Continue reading

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Call On The Lord Who Is Near

Psalm 34:17-18, “The Lord hears his people when they call to him for help. He rescues them from all their troubles. The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed.” (NLT) Job 36:6-7a, “He does … Continue reading

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The Lord Delights In The Godly

PROLOGUE TO DAILY PROVERBS: There is a Proverb for EVERY day of the Month. Do you want wisdom. It is found here! “Joyful is the person who finds wisdom, the one who gains understanding. For wisdom is more profitable than silver, … Continue reading

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Security Is Found In The Fear of The Lord

Psalm 128:4, “Behold, thus shall the man be blessed Who fears the LORD.” (NKJV) Proverbs 14:26-27, “Those who fear the Lord are secure; he will be a refuge for their children. Fear of the Lord is a life-giving fountain; it … Continue reading

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Fear of The Lord Produces Surety

PROLOGUE TO DAILY PROVERBS: There is a Proverb for EVERY day of the Month. Do you want wisdom. It is found here! “Joyful is the person who finds wisdom, the one who gains understanding. For wisdom is more profitable than silver, … Continue reading

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Love Requires Acknowledging Wisdom

PROLOGUE TO DAILY PROVERBS: There is a Proverb for EVERY day of the Month. Do you want wisdom. It is found here! “Joyful is the person who finds wisdom, the one who gains understanding. For wisdom is more profitable than silver, … Continue reading

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The Eyes of God Sees All

2 Chronicles 16:9, “For the eyes of the LORD move to and fro throughout the earth that He may strongly support those whose heart is completely His.” Job 34:21, “For His eyes are upon the ways of a man, And … Continue reading

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