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Wisdom for Daily Living #23: Searching for the Meaning of Life

PROVERBS DAY #23: SEARCHING FOR THE MEANING OF LIFE “Don’t envy sinners, but always continue to fear the LORD. For surely you have a future ahead of you; your hope will not be disappointed.” (Prov. 23:17-18). I have mentioned several … Continue reading

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Wisdom for Daily Living #22: Training Our Children

PROVERBS DAY #22: TRAINING OUR CHILDREN  “Train up a child in the way he should go, And when he is old he will not depart from it.” (Prov. 22:6). On March 25, 1995, I married my best friend, Liza Woods. … Continue reading

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Wisdom for Daily Living #21: What is Righteousness?

PROVERBS DAY #21: WHAT IS RIGHTEOUSNESS? “He who follows righteousness and mercy finds life, righteousness and honor.” (Prov. 21:21). We have seen that one of Solomon’s teaching tactics includes contrasting two opposing life choices, such as wisdom and foolishness, diligence … Continue reading

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Wisdom for Daily Living #16: Avoiding Deadly Strife and Anger – #Proverbs

AND ANGER  “A perverse man sows strife, And a whisperer separates the best of friends.” (Prov. 16:28). On day six, we looked at seven things that the Lord hates, and it’s interesting to note that three of those seven have … Continue reading

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Wisdom for Daily Living #15: Your Tongue is a Flame of Fire – #Proverbs

PROVERBS DAY #15: YOUR TONGUE IS A FLAME OF FIRE “A gentle answer turns away wrath, but harsh words stir up anger. The wise person makes learning a joy; fools spout only foolishness. The LORD is watching everywhere, keeping his … Continue reading

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Wisdom for Daily Living #13: Discipline Your Children

PROVERBS DAY #13: DISCIPLINE YOUR CHILDREN  “He who spares his rod hates his son, But he who loves him disciplines him promptly.” (Prov. 13:24, NKJV). “If you refuse to discipline your children, it proves you don’t love them; if you … Continue reading

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Wisdom for Daily Living #12: Choose Your Friends Wisely

PROVERBS DAY #12: CHOOSE YOUR FRIENDS WISELY “The righteous should choose his friends carefully, For the way of the wicked leads them astray.” (Prov. 12:26). One of the things I love about the wisdom in Proverbs is that it is … Continue reading

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