Tag Archives: fear of the lord

Proverbs 18-19 — Who (or what) we put our trust in

Who or what do you put your trust in? Yourself?  Your money?  Or God? That’s what Solomon addresses time and again in Proverbs.  He writes, The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and … Continue reading

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Proverbs 1:1-7 — Where wisdom begins

As we start through Proverbs, I must admit to a little uncertainty in how to present this book.  There are a broad variety of themes within Proverbs, even within the chapters themselves.  I briefly considered organizing this book by themes, … Continue reading

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Isaiah 33 — The key to life

I love verses 5-6 in this chapter. The Lord is exalted, for he dwells on high; he will fill Zion with justice and righteousness.  He will be the sure foundation for your times, a rich store of salvation and wisdom … Continue reading

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II Chronicles 19:3-11 — Under authority

For all his mistakes in making unwise alliances, Jehoshaphat truly did love the Lord.  Jehu noted this even as he rebuked Jehoshaphat saying, There is, however, some good in you, for you have rid the land of Asherah poles and … Continue reading

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