Write 31 Days - Proverbs 19:8,20
Read: Proverbs 19
Verse: 8 and 20 (NLT)
"To acquire wisdom is to love yourself; people who cherish understanding will prosper."
"Get all the advice and instruction you can, so you will be wise the rest of your life."
There are so so many gems in the pages of Proverbs to discover and uncover! I love these verses that it's . . .
Write 31 days - Proverbs 18:10
Read: Proverbs 18
Verse: 10 (NLT)
"The name of the Lord is a strong fortress; the godly run to him and are safe."
Since I was so verbose in my last post, I'm attempting to make this one more simple. (Also, because I don't want to overwhelm you with 2 posts in one evening...don't worry, I'll catch up soon and go back to 1 . . .
Write 31 Days - Proverbs 17: 9
Read: Proverbs 17
Verse: 9 (NLT)
"Love prospers when a fault is forgiven, but dwelling on it separates close friends." (NLT)
"He who covers and forgives an offense seeks love, But he who repeats or gossips about a matter separates intimate friends." (AMP)
This verse is not new to me, nor is the concept. Love . . .
Write 31 Days - Proverbs 16: 1-3
Read: Proverbs 16
Verse: 1-3 (NLT)
"We can make our own plans, but the Lord gives the right answer. People may be pure in their own eyes, but the Lord examines their motives. Commit your actions to the Lord, and your plans will succeed."
When I have read these verses in the past, I've seen . . .
Write 31 Days - Proverbs 15:3
Read: Proverbs 15
Verse: 3 (NLT)
"The Lord is watching everywhere, keeping his eye on both the evil and the good."
I love this promise! The Lord is watching everywhere! He is omnipresent, everywhere at once! When I cannot be with my loved ones, He is! Not only is He everywhere, but He is watching! . . .
Write 31 Days - Proverbs 14:30
Read: Proverbs 14
Verse: 30 (NLT)
"A peaceful heart leads to a healthy body; jealousy is like cancer in the bones."
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Write 31 Days - Proverbs:13:12
Read: Proverbs 13
"Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a dream fulfilled is a tree of life." (NLT)
"Unrelenting disappointment leaves you heartsick, but a sudden good break can turn life around." (The Message)
I have often heard this verse quoted. Looking back over my life, I have had many hopes and dreams . . .