Category Archives: Proverbs

Paths Straight

We will tend to lean on our own understanding and our own ways. That’s a default setting in our self-reliance and self-sufficiency. God wants us to submit all our ways to him so we can find the straight paths he … Continue reading

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Keep It Pure

Do you protect your heart like you care about the purity of the air you breathe or the water you drink? Maybe it’s time to consider your heart a ‘protection area.’ What you put in it will impact your health … Continue reading

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Agur: Character and Trust

In the proverbs of Agur, we see a balance of character and trust in God. Our circumstances test us and Agur knows in his own life that there is a sweet spot in which he can stay on the straight … Continue reading

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What’s Your Direction?

If we want our prayers to be heard by God, and our offerings of worship received by the Lord, we must have our lives turned toward him. God listens and responds when we view and interact with our world from … Continue reading

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Careful Thought to Your Paths

As you ponder new year’s resolutions, Proverbs has some advice for us. Give careful thought. As we invest time and money in our resolutions for the next year, how about we give careful thought to the path we are on … Continue reading

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Seeking God

Are you seeking God today? Or are you hoping that he is seeking after you? Rest assured he is. God is seeking after you. Count me lost so I can be found by the shepherd. Count me seeking so I … Continue reading

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Training Up This Child

We are all uniquely created and nurtured by God toward his purpose for us. The Lord set me on a path, starting me off and training me up toward his purpose for me.  And so, why am I so foolish, … Continue reading

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