Tag - Proverbs

Love People And Trust Jesus

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Proverbs 29:25 Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the Lord is kept safe. O-bservation: Here, the wise man encourages those who would have wisdom to "Love People And Trust Jesus." A-pplication: Actually, that's my interpretation of what is being said. In other words, when we FEAR people instead of LOVE them, in time it will trip us up. On the other hand, if our full Trust is in Jesus safety will always surround us. Have you ever had someone that you had complete trust in turn on you? If you're...

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In Praise Of My PRUDENT Wife

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Proverbs 19:14b But a prudent wife is from the Lord. O-bservation: The wise man offers in this passage the one gift from God that is a game changer for every man wanting to be a world changer. A PRUDENT wife. A-pplication: For a moment I would like to speak "In Praise Of My PRUDENT Wife." The gift I'm most grateful for is from the Lord. He is the one who gave me my wonderful wife, Dr. Robyn, over four decades and 4 sons ago. She delayed all of her personal dreams in lieu of our vision of...

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Working Or Talking?

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Proverbs 14:23 All hard work brings a profit, but mere talk leads only to poverty. O-bservation: Solomon the wise man made a declaration from experience. Those who work hard will find a profit in their work. Those who talk big end up in poverty. A-pplication: I have learned that all of life comes down to "Working Or Talking." I'm not saying you can't do both, because obviously communication is needed to make our labor profitable. However, those who Talk more than they Work are seldom taken seriously. In order to win in life, everyone must get serious...

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Don’t Push The Edges

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Proverbs 9:10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. O-bservation: King Solomon, the wisest man to ever live, established a truth that has carried through the ages. If we will have a Holy respect for the Almighty, wisdom will follow us. The more we learn of the Lord, the more understanding we will have involving complex issues of life. A-pplication: I believe the "Fear of the Lord" has to do with knowing where the boundaries are. God is THE Holy ... Almighty ONE. There are some...

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Hiding From God Is Out Of The Question

S. O. A. P. Here’s Your 90 second AM Devotional! S-cripture: Proverbs 5:21 For your ways are in full view of the Lord, and he examines all your paths. O-bservation: Here the wise man, Solomon, makes a very clear statement. "Hiding From God Is Out Of The Question." A-pplication: Never, ever, is it a wise move to try and slip something past our Savior. One only needs to read Psalm 139 to hear the absolute amazement of Solomon's dad, David, trying to explain how there is no running from God. David said, "If I reach to the heavens, You are there. If I make my bed in hell, You are there."...

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