The Wise Family

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 24 Proverbs 24 3 Through wisdom a house is built, And by understanding it is established; 4 by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches. An interesting proverb today considering the state of marriage and the family in today’s society. We are seeing families […]

Don’t Be Deceived!

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 24 Proverbs 24 “1 Do not be envious of evil men, nor desire to be with them; 2 For their heart devises violence, and their lips talk of troublemaking. There is an old saying which declares, “Not everything which sparkles is gold.” It is the idea of a […]

Be Respectful

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 23 Proverbs 23 “1 When you sit down to eat with a ruler, consider carefully what is before you; 2 and put a knife to your throat if you are a man given to appetite.” It never ceases to amaze me how practical the Proverbs are. They reach […]

Whose Eyes Are You Right In?

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 21 Proverbs 21:2-3 2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes, but the LORD weighs the hearts. 3 To do righteousness and justice is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. A surprising but great Proverb is found in the book of 2 Corinthians […]

What Inheritance Are You Leaving?

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 20 Proverbs 20 7 The righteous man walks in his integrity; His children are blessed after him. The Hebrew word translated into the English as integrity is the word tom. It is the idea of completeness, blameless, being full of (or honest) measure, innocent, and upright. It is […]

Integrity

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 19:1 We are in a strange time in our culture and country today. It’s an election year and it seems as though the candidates will say anything they think the people want to hear just to gain position and power. One candidate has been caught in lies nearly […]

Created To Interact

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 18 Proverbs 18:1 tells us, “A man who isolates himself seeks his own desire; He rages against all wise judgment. When God created man in the Garden God knew that it wasn’t good for man to be alone. God created us as social creatures. We were created to […]

Satisfaction Found

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 17 You’ve probably noticed how the “mantra” of this culture seems to be “More, more, more”. Satisfaction is very seldom found in the lives of so many people in this culture. So many feel they would be satisfied if only they had, “just a little more”. The problem […]

Who’s Really In Control?

Words of Truth from the Proverbs Proverbs 16 There is no doubt that each one of us have dreams and plans for our lives – plans and schemes of what we would like to see take place, places we would like to be or travel to. It is one of the great blessings of God […]