Category Archives: Proverbs

Hey, Look at Me!

It should be with fear and trepidation that we engage in social media. There seem to be sufficient warnings in God’s word, particularly in Proverbs 27, to counsel against participation. Do not boast about tomorrow, for you do not know what … Continue reading

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Pre-game Speech–Proverbs 25

Good coaches tell you what you should and should not do. They give instructions on how you can better your game and help the team. They want to be clear so they illustrate what they say with words you can … Continue reading

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On the Knee of Jesus

Train up a child in the way he should go, even when he is old he will not depart from it. Proverbs 22:6 My understanding of this proverb has been fluid over the years–especially after raising four kids. At first, … Continue reading

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Only Fools Rush In

3 The prudent sees the evil and hides himself, But the naive go on, and are punished for it. 4 The reward of humility and the fear of the Lord Are riches, honor and life. 5 Thorns and snares are … Continue reading

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Muckety-mucks and Bigwigs

A good name is to be more desired than great wealth, favor is better than silver and gold. The rich and the poor have a common bond, the Lord is the maker of them all. Proverbs 22:1-2 My dad used … Continue reading

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Blind Ambition

Many a man proclaims his own loyalty, but who can find a trustworthy man? Proverbs 20:6 Who can find a man more miserable than your average successful college football coach. They appear to be never satisfied. They can always do … Continue reading

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Process Crime

A trustworthy witness will not lie, but a false witness utters lies. Proverbs 14:5 A false witness will not go unpunished, and he who tells lies will not escape. Proverbs 19:5 A truthful witness saves lives, but he who utters … Continue reading

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