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Proverbs 10:23-26 // Wisdom for Everyday Christian Life

When you become a Christian, you become a citizen of the kingdom of God. And just like the United States has it’s own culture, God’s kingdom has a distinct culture too. As Christians, then, we’re like foreigners living out the culture of our future kingdom, and people will look at us and say, “You’re not …

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Proverbs 10:18-21 // How to Use Your Words Wisely

Wisdom is what lies behind the New Year’s resolutions that we make. We want to live wisely and make good decisions, aligning our goals with how reality works. We make resolutions to get ourselves back together and live according to the way God set things up to work. And that’s what wisdom is. Proverbs is …

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Proverbs 10:8, 17 – Wisdom for Responding to Commands & Instruction

We know that Christ sets us free from and cancels the record of our sin. This is the good news of Christianity. But there’s another dimension to consider as we study Proverbs: Christ also sets us right in terms of our folly. As we grow as Christians, we’ll not only grow more righteous, we’ll also …

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Proverbs 10 – Wisdom & Righteousness

As many among us are attempting to make better decisions in 2019, let’s let God’s wisdom guide us. In Proverbs, you’ll see that one of the hallmarks of wisdom is righteousness. When you hear the word “righteous,” you most likely think, “morally right.” This is correct, but Proverbs adds two dimensions that will help us …

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Proverbs 3:3-4 | Wisdom & Loving Faithfulness

Generally, if you are loving and true, you will be favored and successful. 3Let not steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you; bind them around your neck; write them on the tablet of your heart. 4So you will find favor and good success in the sight of God and man. (Proverbs 3:3-4) Steadfast Love and Faithfulness …

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