Pleasing God, Making Disciples of Jesus Christ

Proverbs

The Dangers In The Sin Of Procrastination

PROVERBS 6:9-11 – How long will you lie there, O sluggard? When will you arise from your sleep? A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest, and poverty will come upon you like a robber, and want like an armed man. THEME OF THE DAY. THE DANGERS IN THE SIN OF PROCRASTINATION. Today’s scripture is one…

Living In His Presence

PROVERBS 5:21 – For a man’s ways are before the eyes of the Lord, and he ponders all his paths. THEME OF THE DAY. LIVING IN HIS PRESENCE. The theme of today’s nugget contains both a truth that is unchanging and an awareness we must cultivate. Obviously, all human beings – Christians and non-Christians – live in the presence of the living…

It’s All About The Heart

PROVERBS 4:23-27 – Keep your heart with all vigilance, for from it flow the springs of life. Put away from you crooked speech, and put devious talk far from you. Let your eyes look directly forward, and your gaze be straight before you. Ponder the path of your feet; then all your ways will be sure. Do not swerve to the right…

The Pain in Discipleship: God’s Disciplining Hands – Part 1

This Lord’s Day evening we continue our study in the wisdom book of Proverbs with the topic of correction. In the process of spiritual growth, our God disciplines, chastises, and corrections His children and it often hurts. In Proverbs, King Solomon gives wise counsel on how to respond in this painful process.