“Choices”


Principles of wisdom - "Choices" Proverbs 9:1-3 “Wisdom has built her house; she has set up its seven pillars. She has prepared her meat and mixed her wine; she has also set her table. She has sent out her servants, and she calls from the highest point of the city,” Psalm 119:1-9 “Blessed are those whose ways are blameless, who walk according to …

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Clean barns – part 2


    Let’s make some personal applications to your life from last weeks blog... Too many of us waste our time looking for a “clean barn.” We want a job that gives us fulfillment, we want a marriage that is constant romance and bliss, we want children that never make a mess, or parents that …

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Clean Barns?


Part 8 – Principles of wisdom. Proverbs 14:4 – “Where no Oxen are the Barn is Clean.” To those who serve the church – especially in the capacity of pastor – this scripture says serving God will not be easy, neat, and tidy. “Where no oxen are, the barn is clean, but much increase is …

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“Guard your Heart”


Proverbs 4:4 says – “Lay hold of my words with all your heart; keep my commands and you will live…Verses 20-23 – “My son pay attention to what I say; listen closely to my words; do not let them out of your sight, keep them within your heart; for they are life to those who …

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“Fear Not”


Principles of wisdom. “Have no fear”. ( vs. 25-26) The words of Christ himself many times over were “fear not”. The words of the angels were always “fear not”; How or why can we fear not? Because God is for us, God is with us, and His law is right and just!     What kinds …

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Searching for Wisdom


“Search diligently for wisdom”. (Chapter 3 vs. 13-24) Read of all the benefits; *more profitable than silver and yields better returns than gold. *nothing you desire can compare with her. *Long life is in her right hand; in her left hand are riches and honor. *all her paths are peace. *all who hold her fast will …

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Sowing Wild Oats


    “A man reaps what he sows.” The peculiar thing about this is that it is a promise and a warning at the same time. Life’s choices are filled with consequences good and bad, temporary and eternal, according to what is sown. I have found that there are really two parts to the law of …

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