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Bertrand had it Wrong

To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom. – Bertrand Russell The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge. – Solomon (Proverbs 1:7)

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“You Never Miss the Water….”

“Do not let your chances, like sunbeams pass you by, For you never miss the water till the well runs dry.” Continue reading

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Hiding the Evidence

Blessed is the man, who having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of the fact. -George Eliot Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise: and he that shutteth his lips is esteemed a man … Continue reading

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“The Days of Our Years”

May God give us grace to apply our hearts unto wisdom through all the days He gives us to number. Continue reading

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A Proverb for Today — Proverbs 11:4

Ephesians 1 says we’ve been blessed with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ. Some people seem to think that means all physical blessings in earthly places — NOW. Continue reading

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A Proverb for Today — Proverbs 4:7

Take everything you might value or pursue. Put an eternal value on each thing, and add those values together. They all come to nothing. Don’t waste any “getting” on anything else. Get godly wisdom “with all your getting.” Continue reading

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A Proverb for Today — Proverbs 31:10

Only two things in Scripture are said to be much more valuable than rubies — wisdom, and a wise wife. A wise man seeks a wise wife, and when he finds her, values her highly. Continue reading

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