Archive for the ‘Proverbs’ Category

Honor Your Parents

Proverbs 1:8 & 9 “My son, hear the instruction of thy father and forsake not the law of thy mother: For they shall be an ornament of grace unto thy head, and chains around thy neck.” First let’s look at this in the spiritual. This is telling us as the children of God that if [...]

Reverent Fear of God

Proverbs 1 7 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction. I know this is not a popular mindset but even with ALL the love He has for me, I still must respect and fear His great power and holiness. The instance I do not fear and [...]

My Queen

Proverbs 31 28 Her children rise up and call her blessed; Her husband also, and he praises her: 29 “Many daughters have done well, But you excel them all.” 30 Charm is deceitful and beauty is passing, But a woman who fears the Lord, she shall be praised. 31 Give her of the fruit of [...]

He will help you find favor.

Proverbs 28 19 He who tills his land will have plenty of bread, But he who follows frivolity will have poverty enough! 25 He who is of a proud heart stirs up strife, But he who trusts in the Lord will be prospered. Faithfully go out and work and trust in the Lord. He will [...]

All Covered with Nettles

Proverbs 24 30 I went by the field of the lazy man, And by the vineyard of the man devoid of understanding; 31 And there it was, all overgrown with thorns; Its surface was covered with nettles; Its stone wall was broken down. 32 When I saw it, I considered it well; I looked on [...]

I am rich in knowledge.

Proverbs 24 3 Through wisdom a house is built, And by understanding it is established; 4 By knowledge the rooms are filled With all precious and pleasant riches. Wisdom is what I need. Abundance is not just material things or money to buy necessities. It is also knowledge and understanding so we can read and [...]

Riches Fly Away

Proverbs 23 4 Do not overwork to be rich; Because of your own understanding, cease! 5 Will you set your eyes on that which is not? For riches certainly make themselves wings; They fly away like an eagle toward heaven. Very interesting scripture. I take it to mean that we should not work ourselves day [...]

A Prudent Wife

Proverbs 19 14 Houses and riches are an inheritance from fathers, But a prudent wife is from the Lord. Prudent: acting with or showing care and thought for the future. A prudent wife is making wise decision for the future. Proverbs 19 15 Laziness casts one into a deep sleep, And an idle person will [...]

House of the Righteous

Proverbs 5 A fool despises his father’s instruction, But he who receives correction is prudent. 6 In the house of the righteous there is much treasure, But in the revenue of the wicked is trouble. The revenue of the wicked is trouble. There is no peace in their abundance. There is only more turmoil and [...]

A couple more Proverbs for you today!

Proverbs 13 22 A good man leaves an inheritance to his children’s children, But the wealth of the sinner is stored up for the righteous. 25 The righteous eats to the satisfying of his soul, But the stomach of the wicked shall be in want. We are not to be poor broke and struggling. The [...]