Tag: Christian growth

Running to the Chambers of Death

Proverb for Today My son, keep my words, and lay up my commandments within you, that they may keep you from the immoral woman, from the seductress who flatters with her words. Listen to me now therefore, O children, and attend to the words of my mouth: do not let your heart turn aside to ...

Unsupervised Ants

Proverb for Today Go to the ant, you sluggard! Consider her ways and be wise. Which, having no guide, overseer, or ruler, provides her bread in the summer, and gathers her food in the harvest. (Proverbs 6:6-8, MEV) We say, "Character is who you are when no one is watching." It's a simple statement, but ...

Help! I Trapped Myself!

Proverb for Today His own iniquities entrap the wicked himself, and he is snared in the cords of his sins. (Proverbs 5:22, MEV) I love the word picture Solomon paints for us in today's proverb. Can you imagine getting caught in a trap you set for yourself? Tightly binding yourself up in a way you ...

The Right Way Is the Bright Way

Proverb for Today The path of the just is as the shining light, that shines more and more unto the perfect day. The way of the wicked is as darkness; they do not know at what they stumble. (Proverbs 4:18-19, MEV) About a week ago, I woke up in the middle of the night thirstier ...

Just Do Good

Proverb for Today Do not withhold good from those to whom it is due, when it is in the power of your hand to do it. (Proverbs 3:27, MEV) Few things are as strong and as bitter as regret. Hindsight is 20/20 and with it we see what could have been or should have been ...

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