Tag Archives: Proverbs

Reflections on Proverbs 30-31

Which proverb especially speaks to your life situation today?  How should you respond? God’s Word – God’s Word is true. We can trust in it, find refuge in it.  If we try to add to his Word or change it, … Continue reading

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Reflections on Proverbs 28-29

Which proverb especially speaks to your life situation today?  How should you respond? Justice – God ultimately brings justice (29:26). Leaders should seek justice (29:4, 14).  All people should live justly (28:5-7).  Are you striving to live justly?  Pray that … Continue reading

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Reflections on Proverbs 25-27

Which proverb especially speaks to your life situation today?  How should you respond? The Fool – Proverbs 26:3-12 paints the picture of a fool. A fool cannot be trusted with tasks.  He continues in his folly.  His attempts to speak … Continue reading

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Reflections on Proverbs 22-24

Which proverb especially speaks to your life situation today?  How should you respond? Rich and Poor – The rich should share with the poor (22:9). The rich ought not oppress or rob the poor (22:16, 22).  Are you helping those … Continue reading

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Reflections on Proverbs 20-21

Which proverb especially speaks to your life situation today?  How should you respond? Lazy – The sluggard sleeps and doesn’t work (20:4, 13). The result is poverty (20:13).  The plans of the diligent bring abundance (21:5).  Which one are you?  … Continue reading

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Reflections on Proverbs 18-19

Which proverb especially speaks to your life situation today?  How should you respond? Anger – Wisdom leads us to overlook offenses rather than become angry (19:11). Why is that a wise response?  Why is it so difficult to respond this … Continue reading

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Reflections on Proverbs 16-17

Which proverb especially speaks to your life situation today?  How should you respond? Pride – The Lord hates and punishes pride (16:5). Pride leads to destruction (16:18).  What examples have you seen of pride leading to one’s downfall?  It is … Continue reading

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Reflections on Proverbs 14-15

Which proverb especially speaks to your life situation today?  How should you respond? Fear of the Lord – The fear of the Lord is a fountain of life (14:27). It is instruction in wisdom (15:33).  It is a place to … Continue reading

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Reflections on Proverbs 12-13

Which proverb especially speaks to your life situation today?  How should you respond? The Wise and the Fool – A wise man listens to advice, but a fool only pays attention to his own ideas (12:15). The wise ignore an … Continue reading

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Reflections on Proverbs 10-11

Which proverb especially speaks to your life situation today?  How should you respond? The Righteous and the Wicked – Chapters 10-11 begin a number of short proverbs, many of which address the contrast between the righteous and the wicked. There … Continue reading

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