Tagged with proverbs

Proverbs 10:19

Proverbs 10:19

Proverbs 10:19 – When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise. In this study, we will examine the idea of words and how the quantity of words can be a meter chart for our level of wisdom. Continue reading

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Proverbs 3:12

Proverbs 3:12

Proverbs 3:12 – because the Lord disciplines those he loves, as a father the son he delights in. In this study we will examine the disciplinarian in the Lord, and more importantly, why does he bother to discipline us. Continue reading

Job 13:12

Job 13:12

Job 13:12 – Your maxims are proverbs of ashes; your defenses are defenses of clay. In this study, we will examine how we humans are prone to apply many of our proverbs and much of our knowledge in the wrong way, and when used wrongly, how these proverbs end up as. Continue reading

Proverbs 17:22

Proverbs 17:22

Proverbs 17:22 – A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. In this study we will examine how important joy is to a sick person, whether physically, emotionally or spiritually. Continue reading

Proverbs 3:34

Proverbs 3:34

Proverbs 3:34 – He mocks proud mockers but gives grace to the humble. In this study we will examine what are some of the characteristics of a proud person, and in contrast, the characteristics of a humble person. Continue reading

Proverbs 11:7

Proverbs 11:7

Proverbs 11:7 -When a wicked man dies, his hope perishes; all he expected from his power comes to nothing. Solomon here departs from his norm and emphasizes on the same point rather than use an antithesis to parallel his point. In this study we will look at the relevance of this emphasis, and ponder a little on the Christian hope. Continue reading

Proverbs 27:17

Proverbs 27:17

Proverbs 27:17 – as iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. In this study we will look into the analogy of iron sharpening and how it can be applied to us both positively and negatively. Continue reading