Monthly Archives: October 2013

Forever Family

Originally posted on Proverbial Thought:
Proverbs 27:10. “Thine own friend, and thy father’s friend, forsake not; neither go into thy brother’s house in the day of thy calamity: for better is a neighbour that is near than a brother far…

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A Week of Wisdom #7: The Fool #Proverbs

Proverbs 26:1. “As snow in summer, and rain in harvest, so honour is not fitting for a fool.” The Oxymoron: A few weeks ago at church, I shared the story of the Good Samaritan. I told our church family how … Continue reading

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A Week of Wisdom #6: A Nagging Wife #Proverbs

Proverbs 25:24. “It is better to dwell in a corner of a housetop, Than in a house shared with a contentious woman.” Which Would You Choose? If you had a choice between living in a big house and living in … Continue reading

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A Week of Wisdom #5: Sticks and Stones #Proverbs

Proverbs 25:18. “A man who bears false witness against his neighbor Is like a club, a sword, and a sharp arrow.” Playground Lies: Do you remember that old adage you used to repeat on the playground when someone called you … Continue reading

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A Week of Wisdom #4: Golden Apples #Proverbs

Proverbs 25:11-12. “A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold In settings of silver. Like an earring of gold and an ornament of fine gold is a wise rebuker to an obedient ear.” A Word Fitly Spoken: Timely Advice … Continue reading

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A Week of Wisdom #3: I’ll Make You Famous! #Proverbs

Proverbs 25:8-10. “Do not go hastily to court; For what will you do in the end, When your neighbor has put you to shame? Debate your case with your neighbor, And do not disclose the secret to another; Lest he … Continue reading

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A Week of Wisdom #2: Don’t be Lazy! #Proverbs

Proverbs 24:30-34. “I went by the field of the lazy man, And by the vineyard of the man devoid of understanding; And there it was, all overgrown with thorns; Its surface was covered with nettles; Its stone wall was broken … Continue reading

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