Category: Christian Life

Love On Yourself! Get Wisdom!

Proverb for Today He who gets wisdom loves his own soul; he who keeps understanding will find good. (Proverbs 19:8, MEV) We're over halfway through our month-long journey through Proverbs! Thank you for reading along and learning together with me! (And for those of you just joining us, welcome!) Proverbs is clear, if you get ...

Be the Friend You’d Want

Proverb for Today A man who has friends must show himself friendly, and there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother. (Proverbs 18:24, MEV) Friendship. Close friendship. We all want deep, meaningful relationships. But many of us struggle to develop them. To be transparent, I've been burned enough times by people I trusted ...

FLASH FLOOD WARNING

Proverb for Today The beginning of strife is as when one lets out water; therefore abandon contention before a quarrel starts. (Proverbs 17:14, MEV) We recently got a new rug for our living room. I love it; it's soft, kinda cushy (but not too cushy), and looks nice. Kaylee does an excellent job decorating our ...

Want Happiness? Learn to Let Go

Proverb for Today He who handles a matter wisely will find good, and whoever trusts in the LORD, happy is he. (Proverbs 16:20, MEV) I'm a control freak. I like to be hands-on, very involved, and in control whenever possible. I hold on tight to every detail, making sure nothing slips from my grasp. While ...

Do You Hate Yourself?

Proverb for Today He who refuses instruction despises his own soul, but he who hears reproof gains understanding. (Proverbs 15:32, MEV) Do you hate yourself? No, really, do you? It's an odd question, isn't it? Of course we don't hate ourselves! We are hard wired to love ourselves, to look out for our own best ...