Monthly Archives: May 2013

#Proverbs #16: Help the Poor

Help the Poor Proverbs 19:17 “He that hath pity upon the poor lendeth unto the LORD; and that which he hath given will he pay him again.” (KJV). Help the Poor: The first thing we see here is that God … Continue reading

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#Proverbs #15: Restrained Anger

Restrained Anger Proverbs 19:11 “The discretion of a man deferreth his anger; and it is his glory to pass over a transgression.” (KJV). “People with good sense restrain their anger; they earn esteem by overlooking wrongs.” (NLT). In Your Anger, … Continue reading

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#Proverbs #14: Good Friends

Good Friends Proverbs 18:24 “A man that hath friends must shew himself friendly: and there is a friend that sticketh closer than a brother.” (KJV).  The Importance of Relationships: Is there anything in life more important than our relationships? Too … Continue reading

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#Proverbs #13: Dealing with Offenses

Dealing with Offenses Proverbs 18:19 “A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city: and their contentions are like the bars of a castle.” (KJV).  Winning an Offended Brother: In the above Proverb, Solomon tells us that … Continue reading

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#Proverbs #12: Facebook or Face-to-Face?

Facebook or Face-to-Face Proverbs 17:17 “A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.” (KJV). The Importance of Friendships I can still remember the best friend I ever had in elementary school. His name was Jamie. … Continue reading

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#Proverbs #11: What are you Listening to?

What Are You Listening To? Proverbs 17:4 “A wicked doer giveth heed to false lips; and a liar giveth ear to a naughty tongue.” (KJV). Be Careful What You Hear: There is an old Sunday school song that says, “Oh … Continue reading

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#Proverbs #10: It’s a Trap!

It’s a Trap! Proverbs 16:28. “A froward man soweth strife: and a whisperer separateth chief friends.” The danger of strife: In an earlier passage in Proverbs, Solomon describes seven things that the Lord hates (Proverbs 6:16-19). It’s interesting to note … Continue reading

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