Tag Archives: Proverbs

What Is Your 2020?

If people can’t see what God is doing,     they stumble all over themselves; But when they attend to what he reveals,     they are most blessed. Proverbs 29:18 (The Message) Happy New Year! Welcome to a new year, and a new … Continue reading

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Until WE Change…

As a dog returneth to his vomit, so a fool returneth to his folly.  Proverbs 26:11 (KJV) The media is abuzz with the Ray Rice story.  Unless you were under a rock during the last week or so, what happened … Continue reading

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A Vain Pursuit

Don’t wear yourself out trying to get rich;     restrain yourself! Riches disappear in the blink of an eye;     wealth sprouts wings     and flies off into the wild blue yonder Proverbs 23:4-5 (The Message) And he said to them, “Take care, … Continue reading

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If It Walks Like a Duck…

Leave the presence of a fool,  for there you do not meet words of knowledge. Proverbs 14:7 (English Standard Version) Author’s disclaimer:  I have never seen the A&E reality TV series, Duck Dynasty so I cannot tell you about the … Continue reading

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Greed Is Good*

  * Referring to Gordon Gekko’s famous quote from the movie, Wall Street: The point is ladies and gentlemen that greed, for lack of a better word, is good.  He that is greedy for gain troubleth his own house Proverbs … Continue reading

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Running Thoughts X: Follow Instructions

I ran with MapMyRun! Distance: 1.48mi, time: 27:43, pace: 18:41min/mi, speed: 3.21mi/h. http://mapmyrun.com/workout/400778061 Take fast hold of instruction; let her not go: keep her; for she is thy life. Proverbs 4:13 (King James Version) Somewhere in our early running life, … Continue reading

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A Matter of Trust

“All shall be well, and all shall be well and all manner of thing shall be well.” ― Julian of Norwich, Christian Mystic (1341-1415) What is “trusting in God”?  We sing, “I will trust in the Lord (’til I die)” and … Continue reading

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