How to Treat Your Enemy

Saturday, July 29th, 2017

“If your enemy is hungry, give him bread to eat, and if he is thirsty, give him water to drink, for you will heap coals of fire on his head and Adonai will reward you. Proverbs 25: 21-22

Precious Reproof

Saturday, July 22nd, 2017

Like apples of gold in settings of silver is a word aptly spoken. Like a gold earring or a gold ornament is a wise reproof to a receptive ear. Like the coolness of snow at harvest time is a faithful messenger to those who sent him for he refreshes his master’s soul. Like clouds and […]

Trust

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not rely on your own insight. In all your paths acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths. Proverbs 3:5 & 6

The Way to Death

Sunday, September 25th, 2011

Sometimes there is a way that seems to be right, but in the end it is the way to death. The appetite of workers works for them; their hunger urges them on. Scoundrels concoct evil and their speech is like a scorching fire. A perverse person spreads strife, and a whisperer separates close friends. The violent entice […]

The Fountain of Life

Sunday, September 18th, 2011

It is an abomination to kings to do evil, for the throne is established by righteousness. Righteous lips are the delight of a king, and he loves those who speak what is right. A king’s wrath is a messenger of death, and whoever is wise will appease it. In the light of a king’s face […]

The Way of Man

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

The plans of the mind belong to mortals; but the answer of the tongue is from the Lord. All one’s ways may be pure in one’s own eyes, but the Lord weighs the spirit. Commit your work to the Lord, and your plans will be established. The Lord has made everything for its purpose, even […]

Happy Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 8th, 2011

  The man named his wife Eve, because she was the mother of all living. Genesis 3:20 Her children rise up and call her happy; her husband too, and he praises her. Proverbs 31:28

More Precious Than Jewels

Sunday, August 29th, 2010

 A capable wife who can find?  She is far more precious than jewels. The heart of her husband trusts in her, and he will have no lack of gain. She does him good, and not harm, all the days of her life. She seeks wool and flax and works with willing hands. she is like […]

Pure In Their Own Eyes

Sunday, August 22nd, 2010

  There are those who curse their own fathers and do not bless their mothers. There are those who are pure in their own eyes yet are not cleansed of their filthiness. There are those – how lofty are their eyes, how high their eyelids lift! There are those whose teeth are swords, whose teeth […]

Amish Proverbs

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010

  Spend enough time with the Amish, as authobsr Suzanne Woods Fisher has, and you’ll hear them repeat a catchy turn of phrase or short words of wisdom, like “Good character like good soup is usually homemade,” or “Adopt the pace of nature; her secret is patience.” Suspended in these phrases are age-old lessons about […]