Growing in Wisdom through Proverbs

Growing in Wisdom through Proverbs

Wisdom is not about how smart you are—after all, there are a lot of smart fools. Instead, the book of Proverbs teaches us that wisdom is a matter of moral excellence. This involves practical application that stems from a radical dependence on God. Preparation for...
Growing in Wisdom through Proverbs

Our Accountability to God

We all have the same fundamental need of grace. But grace is an affront to the human mindset. We want to deserve salvation or merit heaven, but our sin prevents us from doing so. The fact is, we are all under grace, and we all have a choice to seek God. When we ask...
Growing in Wisdom through Proverbs

An Interior Garden

Margin is a space between our load and our limits.1 The world, the flesh, and the devil are no fan of grace. They will attempt to distract us from creating space in our lives for Christ. How many of us fill every waking moment with some sort of...
Growing in Wisdom through Proverbs

Margin in Life: The Precious Present

This life is like a game of musical chairs—each year that passes is a chair that we cannot get back. And one day, there will be no chairs left. Reflecting on death can teach us to live fully in the precious present. Instead of blindly blundering through our lives, we...
Growing in Wisdom through Proverbs

Q&A Session: January 7, 2022

We need to make the most of the time. And we do so not by striving harder or filling our hours with empty work, but by surrendering to God and serving Him in His strength. Surrendering to God Sometimes even your dreams must die because you are clinging to a vision of...