Proverbs

Building Friendships

“A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.” Proverbs 17:17 One of the areas congregations of the Lord Jesus Christ need to consistently keep in check and work on is friendship within the covenant community of God’s people. Helpfulness, hospitality, friendship. These are all areas where we need to reach out,…

Every Word of God is Pure

“Every word of God is pure; He is a shield to those who put their trust in Him. Do not add to His words, lest He rebuke you, and you be found a liar.” – Proverbs 30:5-6 God’s Word is wonderful in many ways. Here in Proverbs 30:5, we encounter it’s purity. The Bible is…

God Gives Wisdom

To watch the video edition of this devotion, click here. “My son, if you receive my words, and treasure my commands within you, so that you incline your ear to wisdom, and apply your heart to understanding; Yes, if you cry out for discernment, and lift up your voice for understanding, if you seek her as silver, and search for…

Trust In The Lord

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him and He will direct your paths.” Proverbs 3:5-6 Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve considered matters of the heart. Specifically, we’ve looked at the Lord’s gaze not being upon our outward, external appearances, but on our hearts…

Keep Your Heart

“Keep your heart with all vigilance. For from it flow the springs of life.” Proverbs 4:23 Keeping our hearts is of vital importance for the people of God. Solomon gave this instruction to his son in the context of encouraging him to listen to Solomon’s counsel, keeping it before his eyes and in his heart.…