Category Archives: Proverbs

Pursuing wisdom in Proverbs

If you desire to continue to study the book of proverbs, follow the links below to previous posts. Continue reading

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Welcome to Proverbs (p. 2)

We should not forget that Eve chose what appeared promising “to make one wise”(Genesis 3:6), but in that choice, she denied the first principle of wisdom: the fear of the Lord.
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Welcome to the book of Proverbs

The book of Proverbs “touches the shared concerns of all who are given the gift of life and struggle with how to live it” Continue reading

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The role of motivation in parenting (pt. 2)

  Like all godly parents, Solomon gives his son instruction and warning about the realities that will confront and test him in the world. The early chapters of Proverbs reveal how Solomon wants his son to realize that life in … Continue reading

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The role of motivation in parenting (pt. 1)

This father desires for his son long life and prosperity (v.2); favor and a good name in the sight of God and man (v.4); straight or correct paths for his son’s feet (v.6); physical health and well-being (v.8) and overflowing provision of the physical necessities of life (v.9). But how should motivation be employed in parenting? The book of Proverbs offers helpful insights on this question. Continue reading

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The way of wisdom

Here are five essentials to a life of wisdom… Continue reading

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Leading our children to faith in Christ

How can we lead them away from bad behavior and commend them for good behavior while teaching them how desperately they need God’s grace as sinners? Continue reading

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