Day 17

(Proverbs 17) There is a man in our church that I am sure never quarrel’s with anyone, including his wife.  Because somewhere in his past he figured something out (or read 17:14)… no one EVER WINS an argument. When there is an argument, a quarrel everyone involved loses… everyone. Even if you feel like you have […]

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Day 16

(Proverbs 16) Ridicule That is what we often get when we guard our ways (16:17) To strict they say To legalistic they taunt To restraining No fun “We don’t have that restriction and we are doing ok.” Ridicule That’s what we often get when we guard our ways (16:17) We hear it from friends, family […]

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Day 15

(Proverbs 15) “The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the Lord, but the prayer of the up right is acceptable to Him” (15:8) There are somethings the Lord refuses to accept and the sacrifice of the wicked is one of those. Whether it is because they do it out of ritual or just […]

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Day 11

(Proverbs 11 – We have arrived.) Pride My abilities, My accomplishments, My Wisdom trump all others. Pride Comes from a word that means “to boil” and was used to describe a person who was arrogant and insubordinate. (Proverbs 11:2) Pride My abilities, My accomplishments, My triumphs rather than God’s. It is a push for personal […]

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Day 9

(Proverbs 9) You know that person that you had to approach because they were going down a road that you knew would lead to destruction? So, you prayed and prayed and waited for the right opportunity to talk with them about it.  You were not harsh, angry or condemning when you spoke with them but […]

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Day 8

(Proverbs 8) Wisdom is available… and you do not have to go to a monastery or a hill (to be quite on) to find it. Wisdom is actually making noise, it is calling and it is loud. Will you answer? (8:1) It calls you in the work place, in your car as you drive home, […]

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