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Ancient Landmarks (a daily proverb)

This devotional series examines a verse or two from a chapter of Proverbs each day of January 2017. Do not move the ancient landmark that your fathers have set. ~Proverbs 22:28 When Jesus was asked, “What is the greatest commandment of the Law,” he answered, “Love the Lord your God with your whole being and… Continue reading Ancient Landmarks (a daily proverb)

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Victory is the Lord’s (a daily proverb)

This devotional series examines a verse or two from a chapter of Proverbs each day of January 2017. The horse is made ready for the day of battle, but the victory belongs to the Lord. ~Proverbs 21:31 Imagine the scene: You’ve been tasked to lead an army against an enemy force, but before battle your… Continue reading Victory is the Lord’s (a daily proverb)

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Vengeance is God’s (a daily proverb)

This devotional series examines a verse or two from a chapter of Proverbs each day of January 2017. Do not say, “I will repay evil”; wait for the Lord, and he will deliver you. ~Proverbs 20:22 One of the most counter-any-culture aspects of the Bible is how it calls us to respond to people who… Continue reading Vengeance is God’s (a daily proverb)

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The Plans of Man (a daily proverb)

This devotional series examines a verse or two from a chapter of Proverbs each day of January 2017. Many are the plans in the mind of a man, but it is the purpose of the Lord that will stand. ~Proverbs 19:21 Each breath is a gift of grace. That is what the Bible teaches about… Continue reading The Plans of Man (a daily proverb)

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We Need Others (a daily proverb)

This devotional series examines a verse or two from a chapter of Proverbs each day of January 2017. Whoever isolates himself seeks his own desire; he breaks out against all sound judgment. ~Proverbs 18:1 There are some times in life where we need to get alone. We need to spend time just between ourselves and… Continue reading We Need Others (a daily proverb)

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A Joyful Heart (a daily proverb)

This devotional series examines a verse or two from a chapter of Proverbs each day of January 2017. A joyful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones. ~Proverbs 17:22 We all know the experience of pain, suffering, and sadness in life. What is the best way to not be overcome… Continue reading A Joyful Heart (a daily proverb)

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Going Gray (a daily proverb)

This devotional series examines a verse or two from a chapter of Proverbs each day of January 2017. Gray hair is a crown of glory; it is gained in a righteous life. ~Proverb 16:31 Health and beauty items are big sellers here in the United States. Always longing for some mystical fountain of youth, having… Continue reading Going Gray (a daily proverb)

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The All-Seeing God (a daily proverb)

This devotional series examines a verse or two from a chapter of Proverbs each day of January 2017. The eyes of the Lord are in every place, keeping watch on the evil and the good. ~Proverbs 15:2 We call it omniscience, the fact that God knows everything with perfection. We call it omnipresence, the fact… Continue reading The All-Seeing God (a daily proverb)

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A Messy Manger (a daily proverb)

This devotional series examines a verse or two from a chapter of Proverbs each day of January 2017. Where there are no oxen, the manger is clean, but abundant crops come by the strength of an ox. ~Proverbs 14:4 Life isn’t always clean and pretty. A fact that Solomon illustrates with the messiness of work.… Continue reading A Messy Manger (a daily proverb)

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Guard Your Mouth (a daily proverb)

This devotional series examines a verse or two from a chapter of Proverbs each day of January 2017. Whoever guards his mouth preserves his life; he who opens wide his lips comes to ruin. ~Proverbs 13:3 The Proverbs say much about the words we speak. One piece of advice that gets repeated in the New… Continue reading Guard Your Mouth (a daily proverb)