Tag: Christian growth

The Beginning of Knowledge

Proverb for Today The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction. (Proverbs 1:7, MEV) Remember when you were in grade school? It's the first day of pre-algebra (yikes!). You've got your fresh new pencil case, packed way too full with mechanical pencils, erasers, a ruler, a protractor, ...

Daily Doses of Wisdom for 2020

Starting January 1 of 2020, I'll be publishing a daily devotional through the book of Proverbs, and I need your help. So often, we talk about starting the year off right, setting New Year's resolutions, making lists of our goals, and marking up our calendars. While all of these are necessary (I set resolutions, goals, ...

The Controversy Between Old and New

This article was written by Nathan Walsh, a friend of mine from college who I greatly respect. As a young ministry leader, Nathan has distinguished himself as a dedicated student of God's Word, a direct benefit to the local ministry where he serves as an ordained minister, as well as those of us reading this ...

When God Wants to Drill a Man – Anonymous

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N4-0mI9DVEQ When God wants to drill a man, And thrill a man, And skill a man When God wants to mold a man To play the noblest part; When He yearns with all His heart To create so great and bold a man That all the world shall be amazed, Watch His methods, watch His ...

Burn the Ships

In the early 1500s, Hernan Cortés made a bold decision—he burned his ships after reaching the New World. Those burning ships did more than eliminate an escape route, they sparked a fire within every man to press forward collectively, becoming part of a mission bigger than the individual, because they had no choice but to succeed. What's the lesson for us today?

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