Wed. Sept. 14 Proverbs 14

April 14, 2010  Today’s 14/14 Proverb Each heart knows its own bitterness and no one else can share its joy. Proverbs 14:10 If we only knew the burdens others are carrying, we’d find it hard to hate even our worst enemies. If there’s anything I’ve learned, it’s that we’re all fellow strugglers. And everyone is …

Sat. April 3: On Doing Good

Proverbs by the Day April 3/Proverbs 3:27 Do not withhold good from those who deserve it, when it is in your power to act. We often think of sin as doing something.  Theologians refer to this as “acts of commission.”    We commit an act: hurting others and disappointing God. However, most of our sins (especially …

Fri. April 2: Good Friday

April 2 Scroll down to read “A Man I’ve Been Looking For.” Proverbs 2:6   For the Lord gives wisdom, and from his mouth come knowledge and understanding. Simply said, all the wisdom of the created world lies in the Creator God.  According to the verse above, God gives this wisdom from his mouth. In other …

April 1: Wisdom for April Fool’s Day

April 1 Proverbs 1:2-4   To know wisdom and instruction, to understand words of insight, to receive instruction in wise dealing, in righteousness, justice, and equity; to give prudence to the simple, knowledge and discretion to the youth—  ESV translation   Solomon begins his collection of Proverbs with its purpose as stated in the verses above. …