Monthly Archives: April 2012

Proverbs 11:14 Election Season

14 For lack of guidance a nation falls,    but victory is won through many advisers. Election Season Nations rise and fall because of the quality of their leadership.  There are those who verge on anarchy who would rather that a nation … Continue reading

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Proverbs 11: 12, 13

 12 Whoever derides their neighbor has no sense,    but the one who has understanding holds their tongue.  13 A gossip betrays a confidence,    but a trustworthy person keeps a secret. Gossip and Slander I have been angry enough to launch … Continue reading

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Proverbs 11:10,11 (Character Affects a City)

When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices,     and when the wicked perish there are shouts of gladness. 11 By the blessing of the upright a city is exalted,     but by the mouth of the wicked it is overthrown. … Continue reading

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Proverbs 11:7-9 (Hope)

 7 Hopes placed in mortals die with them;    all the promise of[a]their power comes to nothing.  8 The righteous person is rescued from trouble,    and it falls on the wicked instead.  9 With their mouths the godless destroy their neighbors, … Continue reading

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Proverbs 11:5,6 (Destiny)

 5 The righteousness of the blameless makes their paths straight,    but the wicked are brought down by their own wickedness.  6 The righteousness of the upright delivers them,    but the unfaithful are trapped by evil desires. Destiny Destiny is often … Continue reading

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Proverbs 11:1-4

 1 The LORD detests dishonest scales,    but accurate weights find favor with him.  2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace,    but with humility comes wisdom.  3 The integrity of the upright guides them,    but the unfaithful are destroyed by their … Continue reading

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Proverbs 10:22-32 Against Being Pragmatic

 22 The blessing of the LORD brings wealth,    without painful toil for it.  23 A fool finds pleasure in wicked schemes,    but a person of understanding delights in wisdom.  24 What the wicked dread will overtake them;    what the righteous … Continue reading

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