Tag: Proverbs

The break of self-control

“A man without self-control is like a city broken into and left without walls.” –Proverbs 25:28 Throughout graduate school, my classes included issues of social psychology. How do people behave alone, in groups, and as part of a… Read More

life happens: God the Almighty…

God the Almighty When He Doesn’t Make Sense Funny, isn’t it, our human propensity to describe everything in terms of us.  I laugh when I review the title of this chapter.  What if, in the whole of life,… Read More

Chronological Bible: October 7, The Good Shepherd…

Read: Zechariah 11:1-13:9 Zechariah 14:1-21 “For behold, I am raising up in the land a shepherd who does not care for those being destroyed, or seek the young or heal the maimed or nourish the healthy,…” –Zechariah 11:16, ESV… Read More

Chronological Bible: August 28, Life’s veiled conversations…

Read: Proverbs 30:1-31:31 Job 1:1-2:13 We cannot know what happens in the halls of heaven. For Job, Satan came to God and pitched a case. God boasted of Job’s faithfulness and Satan asked permission to show God different…. Read More

Chronological Bible: August 27, Wisdom deep…

Read: 2 Chronicles 36:22-23 Proverbs 22:17-24:34 “My son, eat honey, for it is good, and the drippings of the honeycomb are sweet to your taste. Know that wisdom is such to your soul; if you find it, there will be a future, and your hope… Read More