Monthly Archives: October, 2012

Get Wisdom

Prov 4:6 Do not forsake wisdom, and she will protect you; love her, and she will watch over you.  7 The beginning of wisdom is this: Get wisdom.  Though it cost all you have, get understanding.  When I was a child, I did not receive an allowance.  But occasionally my aunts would give me fifty …

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Trust in the Lord with your whole heart

Proverbs 3:5-6  5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; 6 in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.  Yesterday we lost a dear friend.  He was 87 years wise, and I can tell you I never heard him say a …

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The Lord Gives Wisdom

Proverbs 2:6-9 (New International Version 1984) 6 For the Lord gives wisdom,     and from his mouth come knowledge and understanding. 7 He holds victory in store for the upright,     he is a shield to those whose walk is blameless, 8 for he guards the course of the just     and protects the way of his faithful ones. 9 Then you will …

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Turning Your Ear to Wisdom

Turning Your Ear to Wisdom.

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Turning Your Ear to Wisdom

1 My son,  if you accept my words  and store up my commands within you,  2 turning your ear to wisdom  and applying your heart to understanding  —  3 indeed, if you call out for insight  and cry aloud for understanding,  4 and if you look for it as for silver  and search for it …

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Where can Wisdom be found, Part 2

Where is Wisdom Found, Part 2 Job 28:12, 22-28 Job 28:12 But where can wisdom be found? Where does understanding dwell? 22 Destruction and Death say, “Only a rumor of it has reached our ears.” 23 God understands the way to it and he alone knows where it dwells, 24 for he views the ends …

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Where can wisdom be found?

Job 28:12 But where can wisdom be found?  Where does understanding dwell? 13 No mortal comprehends its worth; it cannot be found in the land of the living. 14 The deep says, “It is not in me”; the sea says, “It is not with me.” 15 It cannot be bought with the finest gold, nor …

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Wisdom

9 So give your servant a discerning heart to govern your people and to distinguish  between right and wrong. For who is able to govern this great people of yours?”   10 The Lord was pleased that Solomon had asked for this.  11 So God said to him, “Since you have asked for this and …

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For His Name’s Sake

Matthew 5:10-13 10 Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness,     for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 11 “Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me. 12 Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way …

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