Monthly Archives: July 2011

Is it a trap?

Scripture:  Proverbs 7:21-23 6 With persuasive words she led him astray; she seduced him with her smooth talk.  7    All at once he followed her, like an ox going to the slaughter, like a deer stepping into a noose.   8 … Continue reading

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Like an Ant

Scripture: Proverbs 6:6-8 6 Go to the ant, you sluggard; consider its ways and be wise!  7   It has no commander, no overseer or ruler, yet it stores its provisions in summer and gathers its food at harvest. Observation: Remember … Continue reading

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Open Book

Scripture: Proverbs 5:21-23 “21 For a man’s ways are in full view of the Lord, and He examines all his paths.  22 The evil deeds of a wicked man ensnare him; the cords of his sin hold him fast.  23 He … Continue reading

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Guard Your Heart

Scripture: Proverbs 4:23 23 Above all else, guard your heart, for it is the wellspring of life. Observation: What a simple statement.  I am sure that you have heard the expression “guard your heart” before.  This verse gives meaning to … Continue reading

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Who do you trust?

Scripture:  Proverbs 3:5-6 5 Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; 6 in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. Observation: In these verses King Solomon … Continue reading

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Wisdom

Day 2 Scripture:  Proverbs 2:10-12 10 For wisdom will enter your heart, and knowledge will be pleasant to your soul. 11 Discretion will protect you, and understanding will guard you. 12 Wisdom will save you from the ways of wicked … Continue reading

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Day 1 of Proverbs

Scripture:  Proverbs 1:1-7 1 The proverbs of Solomon son of David, king of Israel: 2 for gaining wisdom and instruction; for understanding words of insight; 3 for receiving instruction in prudent behavior, doing what is right and just and fair; … Continue reading

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