Monthly Archives: January 2015

January 30, 2015

“The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous runs into it and is safe.”      ~Proverbs 18:10 Beloved, there are many places, things, and people you could run to in this day for comfort or assurance; … Continue reading

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January 29, 2015

“The refining pot is for silver and the furnace for gold, but the Lord tests hearts.”     ~Proverbs 17:3 The refining pot and the furnace serve the same function. With intense heat they purify precious metals, causing the dross to be separated … Continue reading

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January 28, 2015

“The Lord has made everything for its own purpose…” ~Proverbs 16:4 One of the greatest doctrines of the church is the truth and reliability of God’s providence, that nothing occurs without His knowledge and sovereign will. We are not tossed … Continue reading

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January 27, 2015

“The heart of the righteous ponders how to answer…”     ~Proverbs 15:28 All through the book of Proverbs, attention is given to the way in which one speaks–the contrast between foolishness and understanding, how one can utter words which … Continue reading

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January 26, 2015

“There is a way which seems right to a man, but its end is the way of death.” “He who is slow to anger has great understanding, but he who is quick-tempered exalts folly.” ~Proverbs 14:12, 29 Being quick-tempered may … Continue reading

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January 23, 2015

“The Philistine came forward morning and evening for forty days and took his stand.”     ~1 Samuel 17:16 Every morning and evening Goliath came, spewing out his taunts and threats, causing dismay and great fear within the hearts of Israel’s men. … Continue reading

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January 22, 2015

“A wise son accepts his father’s discipline, but a scoffer does not listen to rebuke.”     ~Proverbs 13:1 “…in the last days difficult times will come. For men will be lovers of self…disobedient to parents…unloving…lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of … Continue reading

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January 21, 2015

“There is one who speaks rashly like the thrusts of a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.” “Anxiety in a man’s heart weighs it down, but a good word makes it glad.”     ~Proverbs 12:18, 25 Beloved, we … Continue reading

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January 20, 2015

“The perverse in heart are an abomination to the Lord, but the blameless in their walk are His delight.”     ~Proverbs 11:20 The Lord is the God of all the earth, but He is not Father to all. Sadly, we live … Continue reading

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January 19, 2015

“When there are many words, transgression is unavoidable, but he who restrains his lips is wise.”     ~Proverbs 10:19 The Bible tells us that no one can tame the tongue and that we need the indwelling Holy Spirit to help restrain … Continue reading

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