Category: Devotional

The Verbs #10 (Affirmation)

The number 10 represents law, government and restoration. Solomon has spent nine chapters trying to convince us to go after wisdom and run from, or shun, the other woman. Now here in Chapter 10, Solomon begins his series of proverbs, with each one being…

The Verbs #9 (Feelings)

Lady Wisdom has built and furnished her home; it’s supported by seven hewn timbers. The banquet meal is ready to be served: lamb roasted, wine poured out, table set with silver and flowers. Having dismissed her serving maids, Lady Wisdom goes to town, stands…

The Verbs #8 (How to Live Well)

How to Live Well One man said “that many people would be full of wisdom had they not had the idea that they already knew everything.” One of the very best ways to live a life full of wisdom is to remain teachable. Jesus…

The Verbs #7 (Dressed for Success)

Proverbs 7 is quite a chapter. Up to this point, most of the Proverbs have related to two main topics: wisdom and women. Solomon is speaking and giving instruction to run towards wisdom, but to flee from the evil woman. He is writing these…

The Verbs #6 (Hate)

The Verbs #6 – Hate Proverbs chapter six identifies six things that God hates, but it lists seven things. The last one God considers to be an abomination. Here is the list of seven things that would be advisable to avoid to stay off…