Daily Devotion – Wisdom Calls Out

Daily Devotion – Wisdom Calls Out

Personification brings an abstract and conceptual thought more real and relatable. Wisdom is often personified as a woman in Proverbs as a means of illustration, which I mentioned in an earlier post and in my study guide for Proverbs. Personification makes things more...
Daily Devotion – Wise Counsel

Daily Devotion – Wise Counsel

How can anyone resist the pull of peer pressure? It’s easy to say, “If you don’t stand for something, you’ll fall for anything!” But resisting the influence of others is often not so easy. At times, the forcefulness of other people...
Daily Devotion – The Purpose And Value Of Proverbs

Daily Devotion – The Purpose And Value Of Proverbs

The proverbs of Solomon, David’s son who was king of Israel, to grasp wisdom and discipline, to understand deep thoughts, to acquire the discipline of wise behavior— righteousness and justice and fairness— to give insight to gullible people, to give knowledge and...
Daily Devotable – We Look Like Fools

Daily Devotable – We Look Like Fools

Living Like Jesus Ok, ok, I confess. I have a problem. I like to “look” like I know what I’m doing. Even if I don’t know what I’m doing, I like to “look like I do”. Know what I mean? A good friend said to me, “who is...
Colossians Series: Walk in Wisdom

Colossians Series: Walk in Wisdom

“Walk in wisdom toward those who are outside, redeeming the time. Let your speech always be with grace, seasoned with salt, that you may know how you ought to answer each one.” Colossians 4:5-6 Walking in wisdom is our call but that doesn’t mean it’s easy. The world...