Encouragement

Daily Proverb, devotionals

Proverbs 11:15 (a proverb a day)

For the month of May, we'll take a brief look at 31 wise sayings from Proverbs 11, that's one proverb a day... If someone puts up security for a stranger, he will suffer for it; but the one who hates such agreements is protected.Proverbs 11:15, Christian Standard Bible Many proverbs urge us to be wise… Continue reading Proverbs 11:15 (a proverb a day)

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Proverbs 11:14 (a proverb a day)

For the month of May, we'll take a brief look at 31 wise sayings from Proverbs 11, that's one proverb a day... Without guidance, a people will fall, but with many counselors there is deliverance.Proverbs 11:14, Christian Standard Bible We need the perspective of others, especially on big decisions. We tend to be an independent… Continue reading Proverbs 11:14 (a proverb a day)

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Proverbs 11:13 (a proverb a day)

For the month of May, we'll take a brief look at 31 wise sayings from Proverbs 11, that's one proverb a day... A gossip goes around revealing a secret, but a trustworthy person keeps a confidence.Proverbs 11:13, Christian Standard Bible If we're being honest, gossip tends to be something we consider an acceptable sin. Either… Continue reading Proverbs 11:13 (a proverb a day)

devotionals, Praying the Bible

Praying the Bible ~ Ephesians 1:15-16

Praying through verses or passages of the Bible is a great way to help you pray according to the will and desires of God. Below is a passage of Scripture and a sample prayer. I would encourage you to pray that prayer, or, even better, read the passage and pray as God leads you. Text:… Continue reading Praying the Bible ~ Ephesians 1:15-16

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Proverbs 11:12 (a proverb a day)

For the month of May, we'll take a brief look at 31 wise sayings from Proverbs 11, that's one proverb a day... Whoever shows contempt for his neighbor lacks sense, but a person with understanding keeps silent.Proverbs 11:12, Christian Standard Bible The Bible tells us to love our neighbor, but what do you do if… Continue reading Proverbs 11:12 (a proverb a day)

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Proverbs 11:11 (a proverb a day)

For the month of May, we'll take a brief look at 31 wise sayings from Proverbs 11, that's one proverb a day... A city is built up by the blessing of the upright, but it is torn down by the mount of the wicked.Proverbs 11:11, Christian Standard Bible Character matters. That is the consistent teaching… Continue reading Proverbs 11:11 (a proverb a day)

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Proverbs 11:10 (a proverb a day)

For the month of May, we'll take a brief look at 31 wise sayings from Proverbs 11, that's one proverb a day... When the righteous thrive, a city rejoices; when the wicked die, there is joyful shouting.Proverbs 11:10, Christian Standard Bible Far too often, Christians act as if they're scared of what is happening in… Continue reading Proverbs 11:10 (a proverb a day)

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Proverbs 11:9 (a proverb a day)

For the month of May, we'll take a brief look at 31 wise sayings from Proverbs 11, that's one proverb a day... With his mouth the ungodly destroys his neighbor, but through knowledge the righteous are rescued.Proverbs 11:9, Christian Standard Bible The Proverbs say much about the power of words. Words can build up and… Continue reading Proverbs 11:9 (a proverb a day)

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Proverbs 11:8 (a proverb a day)

For the month of May, we'll take a brief look at 31 wise sayings from Proverbs 11, that's one proverb a day... The righteous one is rescued from trouble; in his place, the wicked one goes in.Proverbs 11:8, Christian Standard Bible In a broken world, we all experience bad things. For God's people, however, the… Continue reading Proverbs 11:8 (a proverb a day)

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Proverbs 11:7 (a proverb a day)

For the month of May, we'll take a brief look at 31 wise sayings from Proverbs 11, that's one proverb a day... When the wicked person dies, his expectation comes to nothing and hope placed in wealth vanishes.Proverbs 11:7, Christian Standard Bible Hebrews 9:27 reminds us, "It is appointed for people to die once--and after… Continue reading Proverbs 11:7 (a proverb a day)