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

A Closer Walk with God

Suffering is a required course in the university of life, one that should lead to you a closer walk with God. In this life, you are being prepared for home. God is using adversity to shape you. God is allowing those things which He is redeeming for your good and His...
Growing in Wisdom through Proverbs

The Details of Life

True heavenly fame is compatible with earthbound anonymity. Our lives do not consist in what is visible on this earth; instead, we are storing up treasure in heaven (Matthew 6:19–21). Part of the way we do so is by seeking after spiritual wisdom. Small Details The...
The Desires of Your Heart

The Desires of Your Heart

What is your heart’s desire? If we were honest with ourselves, it would probably be something from the following list: Possessions Pleasure Prestige Popularity Promotion Power Performance But the book of Proverbs encourages us not to sell ourselves cheaply for...
A Life Well Lived

A Life Well Lived

There are two kinds of wisdom: the wisdom of the world and the wisdom of God. The wisdom of the world has a constant ubiquitous pull. It seeks to distract us from eternity and causes us to focus on this temporal arena. Because of this, we will fall prey to worldly...