Tag Archives: Proverbs

Freedom that makes you sing

An evil man is ensnared in his transgression, but a righteous man sings and rejoices. Proverbs 29:6 This is a beautiful and glorious saying! True freedom, gospel freedom, makes you sing and rejoice! I have seen firsthand that when I am … Continue reading

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Commit your work to the LORD, and your plans will be established

“Commit your work to the LORD, and your plans will be established.” Proverbs 16:3 Here’s Charles Bridges’ profound commentary on this verse: “An unsettled mind is a serious evil–a canker to Christian peace. Every faculty is thrown into disorder. The memory is … Continue reading

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No one is established by wickedness

No one is established by wickedness, but the root of the righteous will never be moved. (Proverbs 12:3) My Bible reading plan has me going through the book of Proverbs right now.  My prayer is that God would impress on … Continue reading

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Warnings of Proverbs 6-7 against sexual sin

The chapter divisions of the Bible are useful for reference, but in this case, the author is continuing to make his case against sexual sin which he began in chapter 5 (the writer did not know we would add chapter … Continue reading

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Morning Selections: Proverbs 3-5

let your heart keep my commandments let not steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you (cp. Exodus 34:6; i.e. don’t forsake God; don’t forsake godliness; don’t forsake Christ) fear the Lord, and turn away from evil Blessed is the one who … Continue reading

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