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“In the house of the righteous is much treasure: but in the revenues of the wicked is much trouble.” (Proverbs 15:6) A wonderful antidote to covetousness is to recognize the great...

“When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth: but the righteous shall see their fall.” (Proverbs 29:16) Do you ever get depressed looking at the world around us? It does indeed appear...

“Have not I written to thee excellent things in counsels and knowledge. That I might make thee know the certainty of the words of truth, that thou mightest answer the words...

“Prepare Thy work without, and make it fit for Thyself in the field; and afterwards build Thine house.” (Proverbs 24:27) THE Book of Proverbs is a wonderful portion of the Scriptures...

“The fear of the LORD is to hate evil: pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.” (Proverbs 8:13) “Every one that is proud in...

“The full soul loatheth an honeycomb; but to the hungry soul every bitter thing is sweet.” (Proverbs 27:7) In revealing the Scriptures God has seen fit to give them to us...

“There are many devices in a man’s heart; nevertheless the counsel of the LORD, that shall stand.” (Proverbs 19:21) Divine sovereignty is stamped upon every page of the Scriptures. I do...

“Man’s goings are of the Lord: how can a man then understand his own way?” (Proverbs 20:24) Some may attempt to use this Scripture to justify oneself for his wickedness, wrong...

“Give strong drink unto him that is ready to perish, and wine unto those that be of heavy hearts.” (Proverbs 31:6) The wise mother of king Lemuel gave her son gracious...

“A false balance is abomination to the LORD: but a just weight is his delight.” (Proverbs 11:1) We are always disgusted with injustices done on earth in our legal system, when...

In this article I would like us to take a closer look at a verse that has intrigued me for a long time. I am talking about Proverbs 30:17. And if...

Today I want you to think about a balance; an old fashioned balance: You know, two scales hanging from a beam that is pivoting at the middle. In our High Tech...

“The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel is wise.” (Proverbs 12:15) In the Bible, a fool is one who fails to...

“Righteousness exalteth a nation: but sin [is] a reproach to any people.” (Proverbs 14:34) Whenever we see verses like this, we could speak much of how nations ought to seek out...

“There is a way which seemeth right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death.” (Proverbs 16:25) What is this way of death? It is ANY way...

“There is a way which seemeth right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death.” (Proverbs 14:12) What is this way of death? It is ANY way...

Man’s goings are of the LORD; how can a man then understand his own way? (Proverbs 20:24) Another year has almost passed. That is a statement that carries great significance. It...

“The LORD is far from the wicked: but He heareth the prayer of the righteous.” (Proverbs 15:29) Prayer is an intimate communication of the child of God unto His heavenly Father...

“Blessed is the man that heareth me, watching daily at my gates, waiting at the posts of my doors.” (Proverbs 8:34) In the Scriptures, no more than two classes of people...

“The fear of the LORD is to hate evil: pride, and arrogancy, and the evil way, and the froward mouth, do I hate.” (Proverbs 8:13) “Every one that is proud in...