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Grouped by: Proverbs

    What Proverbs Says about Work
    07.19.20 | Books of the Bible | Proverbs | by David Jones

    Scripture teaches that work is not the result of humanity's sinfulness but is part of God's good, divine design for His creation. The fall affected the spiritual and material aspects of human existence. In a basic sense, sin is a denial that we...

      Seeing Christ in Proverbs
      07.12.20 | Books of the Bible | Proverbs | by Steve McKinion

      Wisdom literature in the Old Testament plays an essential role in telling the story of the coming Christ, the Son of God. Unlike narrative texts, where there is a lot of typology, and unlike the Prophets, where there is a lot of predictive...

        DEVOTION: Lips of Knowledge
        07.12.20 | Books of the Bible | Proverbs | by Dawn Jones

        Proverbs 20:15There is gold and a multitude of rubies, but the lips of knowledge are a precious jewel (NKJV). Like all of Proverbs, this chapter is full of essential and timely principles to apply to our lives. However, verse 15 can remind...

          DEVOTION: Choosing Humility
          06.28.20 | Books of the Bible | Proverbs | by Kathryn Guy

          Proverbs 15:33 The fear of the Lord is what wisdom teaches, and humility comes before honor. (CSB) When we start to think too much of ourselves or begin to puff up with pride, we forget who the Lord is. We become fools as we fall into...