Category: Christian Life

Talk Isn’t Cheap, It’s Worthless

Proverb for Today In all labor there is profit, but mere talk leads only to poverty. (Proverbs 14:23, MEV) If you've been looking for a quick way to get under my skin, look no further! I'll tell you! Talk big. Promise much. Make great plans. Set audacious goals. Go so far as to invite me ...

What’s Your Definition of Rich?

Proverb for Today There is one who makes himself rich, yet has nothing; there is one who makes himself poor, yet has great riches. (Proverbs 13:7, MEV) We've got a fascinating comparison today. The person who makes himself rich has nothing. And the person who makes himself poor has great riches. What in the world?! ...

The Right Foundation

Proverb for Today A man will not be established by wickedness, but the root of the righteous will not be moved. The wicked are overthrown, and are not, but the house of the righteous will stand. (Proverbs 12:3, 7, MEV) Stability. Security. Longevity. Now, more than ever, we want our homes to be marked by ...

Don’t Go It Alone

Proverb for Today Where there is no counsel, the people fall; but in the multitude of counselors there is safety. (Proverbs 11:14, MEV) How important is wise decision-making? Think about the trickle down effect of a leader's decisions. One wrong decision can start a war instead of de-escalating conflict, costing peoples' lives. One wrong decision ...

Love Covers All Sins

Proverb for Today Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all sins. (Proverbs 10:12, MEV) Our culture today has such a skewed version of love. Think about it. The collective emphasis is on ME: what benefits me most, what feels best to me, what makes me look good, what advances my agenda and interests. Love ...