Category Archives: Proverbs

The Advice of King Lemuel’s Mom

Hey King – Mom speaking. With this most excellent life you have been granted, practice some self-control and focus on the kingdom of people who cannot speak for themselves. Speak up for them and their rights. Judge fairly. Defend the … Continue reading

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Jesus: Surely You Know

Surely you know. Agur asks an impossible question, yet we know the answer. This is our God, the Lord of all. This is his son, Jesus, God with us. Surely you know. But if you do not, dig in. This … Continue reading

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Answer Fear With Trust

Look up. Trust God. Trusting God is the better way for our lives than being caught up in fearing others. We care way too much what other people think. The reality is that it’s a snare. It’s a trip wire. … Continue reading

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Concealing

Part of the nature of sin is defiance with a hard heart. That’s why we fall into trouble in the first place. When we are concealing sin, we show our fear of other people who will judge us. We show … Continue reading

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Sharpener

Do you have a sharpener? Are you a sharpener? We are to sharpen one another. This is an investment which must be deliberate. This is a different view of friendship and community, and it takes humility and love. Let’s get … Continue reading

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