Archive | July, 2016

The Strong Family

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 14 Proverbs 14 1 The wise woman builds her house, but the foolish pulls it down with her hands. Be careful here guys. We know that the verse is directly written to the woman, but the same can be held true for the man. In the culture and […]

The Christian Paradox

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 13 Proverbs 13 7 There is one who makes himself rich, yet has nothing; And one who makes himself poor, yet has great riches. It could appear at times to the outsider that the Christian life is filled with statements of paradox and oxymoron. Consider for a moment […]

Don’t Be Stupid!

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 12 There are people in this world who feel they know everything. And it really frustrates those of us who do know everything! No, actually, we all ought to be enrolled in the school of “continuing education”. None of us have arrived and we all need to continue […]

Dishonest Scales

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 11 In Proverbs 11 we again see a wide variety of sayings, which include warnings and blessings. Verse 1 declares: Dishonest scales are an abomination to the LORD, but a just weight is His delight. The primary focus here is the horizontal relationship of one individual to another […]