devotionals

Salty Speech (but not that kind)

If somebody comments on a person's salty language, it's usually not a compliment or a thing to be recommended. In our day, saltiness is associated with what is rude, crude, or inappropriate. Yet, the Bible tells us to have speech seasoned with salt. But what that means is quite the opposite of using an offensive… Continue reading Salty Speech (but not that kind)

Daily Proverb, devotionals

Proverbs 11:31 (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 the righteous will be repaid on earth, how much more the wicked and sinful.Proverbs 11:31, Christian Standard Bible The final proverb of Proverbs 11 reminds us that judgment is inevitable. We will… Continue reading Proverbs 11:31 (a proverb a day)

Daily Proverb, devotionals

Proverbs 11:30 (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 fruit of the righteous is a tree of life and a wise person captivates people.Proverbs 11:30, Christian Standard Bible Want to change the world and make it a better place? Even if… Continue reading Proverbs 11:30 (a proverb a day)

Daily Proverb, devotionals

Proverbs 11:29 (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 one who brings ruin on his household will inherit the wind, and a fool will be a slave to someone whose heart is wise.Proverbs 11:29, Christian Standard Bible Actions have consequences. We… Continue reading Proverbs 11:29 (a proverb a day)

Daily Proverb, devotionals

Proverbs 11:28 (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... Anyone trusting in his riches will fall, but the righteous will flourish like foliage.Proverbs 11:28, Christian Standard Bible The Bible issues many warnings about wealth. It never says that money or wealth itself… Continue reading Proverbs 11:28 (a proverb a day)

Daily Proverb, devotionals

Proverbs 11:27 (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 one who searches for good seeks favor, but if someone looks for trouble it will come to him.Proverbs 11:27, Christian Standard Bible You reap what you sow. That's what people say and… Continue reading Proverbs 11:27 (a proverb a day)

devotionals, Praying the Bible

Praying the Bible ~ Colossians 1:19-20

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 ~ Colossians 1:19-20

Daily Proverb, devotionals

Proverbs 11:26 (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... People will curse anyone who hoards grain, but a blessing will come to the one who sells it.Proverbs 11:26, Christian Standard Bible In the pandemic we have been in, we have seen the… Continue reading Proverbs 11:26 (a proverb a day)

Daily Proverb, devotionals

Proverbs 11:24 and 25 (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... One person gives freely, yet gains more; another withholds what is right, only to become poor. A generous person will be enriched and the one who gives a drink of water will receive… Continue reading Proverbs 11:24 and 25 (a proverb a day)

Daily Proverb, devotionals

Proverbs 11:23 (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 desire of the righteous turns out well, but the hope of the wicked leads to wrath.Proverbs 11:23, Christian Standard Bible Don't follow your heart! Sometimes this is the "Christian" advice that we… Continue reading Proverbs 11:23 (a proverb a day)