Hear instruction, and be wise, and refuse it not (Proverbs 8:33). Click Here to Download the Audio Version As a child, I was told more than once by my parents,…
"The liberal soul shall be made fat" (Proverbs 11:25). The one who gives to bless others cannot escape being blessed himself. Paul used a well-known principle from farming to reinforce this point. Sow little = reap little. Sow much = reap much.
How would you like to make the Lord happy? This verse tells us how. The Lord is happy with a good person (Proverbs 12:2). This is contrasted with the “man of wicked devises,” or evil person.
Many people are poor at guarding their hearts and minds. They will allow any negative thought, emotion, and anxiety inside. But, by doing so, they are making their lives much more miserable for themselves and those around them.
A refuge is a shelter. It is a safe place to go amidst any storm or tempest. In every situation that brings discomfort to the human soul, God alone is the safest location for consolation and peace.