Category Archives: Wisdom

Revealed It To Us

We do, however, speak a message of wisdom among the mature, but not the wisdom of this age or of the rulers of this age, who are coming to nothing. No, we speak of God’s secret wisdom, a wisdom that … Continue reading

Posted in Wisdom | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Life – Giving Rebuke

He who listens to a life-giving rebuke will be at home among the wise. Proverbs 15:31 (NIV) Listen Those words are troubling to me. What words are those? Those first three words, “He who listens” are bothering me. Why is … Continue reading

Posted in Wisdom | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trained Themselves

We have much to say about this, but it is hard to explain because you are slow to learn. In fact, though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you the elementary truths of … Continue reading

Posted in Wisdom | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Do Not Be Like

I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you and watch over you. Do not be like the horse or the mule, which have no understanding but must be controlled by bit … Continue reading

Posted in Wisdom | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Under Control

Wisdom – Proverbs 29-11 – Under Control – 4 Page Discipleship Study Guide A fool gives full vent to his anger, but a wise man keeps himself under control. Proverbs 29:11 (NIV) Venting Well, this is not my favorite topic. … Continue reading

Posted in Wisdom | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What Is Right

To do what is right and just is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice. Proverbs 21:3 (NIV) Right And Just It is not a huge sacrifice for me to do what is right and just and pleasing to you. … Continue reading

Posted in Wisdom | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brings Healing

Reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing. Proverbs 12:18 (NIV) Listen And Speak How carefully are you monitoring the thoughts that you allow yourself to think? How well are you guarding the words … Continue reading

Posted in Wisdom | Leave a comment

Show It

Who is wise and understanding among you? Let him show it by his good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom. James 3:13 (NIV) Success? I want to be wise and understanding. I want my life … Continue reading

Posted in Wisdom | Leave a comment

A Gentle Answer

A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. Proverbs 15:1 (NIV)  Stirring Up Anger You have an easy choice to make. What’s that? You can either turn away from wrath or stir up anger. Is … Continue reading

Posted in Wisdom | Leave a comment

Search Me

Search me, O God, and know my heart; test me and know my anxious thoughts. See if there is any offensive way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting. Psalm 139:23-24 (NIV) Examine Me  You have my invitation. … Continue reading

Posted in Wisdom | Leave a comment