Tag: Christian growth

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 ...

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 ...

Screaming for Your Attention

Proverb for Today Does not wisdom cry out, and understanding lift up her voice? She stands on the top of high places, by the way in the places of the paths. She cries out at the gates, at the entry of the city, at the entrance of the doors: "To you, O men, I call, ...