I love the book of Proverbs. You see right at the start of this book, the reader is told about the purpose of the book and what it delivers to the reader. And it is a book that does exactly what it says on the tin! To the one who is open to wisdom, they find wisdom, knowledge and enlightenment!
I think every believer should read from the book of proverbs daily. Incidentally, it has 31 Chapters, 1 Chapter for each day of the month. But even if one chapter a day is too daunting a task, then consistently reading a few verses daily will suffice. There's truly wisdom in this book.
You'll find a few of my daily musings from the proverbs that I've daubed "Proverbs for doing life" below. Be blessed!
‘Say unto wisdom, Thou art my sister; and call understanding thy kinswoman: That they may keep thee from the strange woman, from the stranger which flattereth with her words.’ Proverbs 7:4-5 If you had a brother or sister, who was very successful and/or popular for the right reasons, you’d want [more…]
Beware of the strange woman’s trap? “What does that even mean?”, you might ask. Well the lips of a strange woman are those things that would seek to draw us away from the love of the Father and the safety of fellowship of the saints. They include anger, bitterness, the [more…]