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

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...
Growing in Wisdom through Proverbs

Fellowship in Christ’s Sufferings

This life is transitory, ephemeral, and we will face adversity while on this earth. But we have fellowship in Christ’s sufferings, a truth that ought to lead us to cultivate a greater longing for our eternal home. Death does not have the final say, and so anything we...
Growing in Wisdom through Proverbs

Misconceptions of God’s Will

After reviewing previous parts in this series, Ken Boa looks at eight common misconceptions about God’s will. 1. “I must pray about each decision I make.” Some decisions are simply a matter of common sense and do not require a process of discernment. For example, if...