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19-Proverbs-08 191105AM CLASS-8:  Cultivating a Godly Work Ethic WOLBI Proverbs Class Themes God Has Given the Guide to Wisdom in Proverbs The Best Life Possible is: Doing the Will of God for Life Don’t Waste Your Life Like SOLOMON The Ultimate Sin is Pride The Second Greatest Day of Your Life The Un-intoxicated Life Raising […]

Ancient Wisdom – Unleashing God’s Secrets in Proverbs Overview

19-Proverbs-00 WOL 2015 Proverbs Study MAC QUICK: Proverbs The Way of the Wise Solomon composed over three thousand proverbs. The Proverbs of Solomon contains a collection of 513 of the king’s sayings. These are joined by selections from other wise people. Proverbs are simple, moral statements or illustrations that highlight and teach fundamental truths and […]

Proverbs – Christ Our Wisdom

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OTI-20 960522WE Paul revealed a wonderful truth about Christ. He said 1 Corinthians 1:30 It is because of him that you are in Christ Jesus, who has become for us wisdom from God — that is, our righteousness, holiness and redemption. (NIV). Jesus becomes that wisdom as His brother James said James 3:17 But the wisdom that comes from […]

What God’s Word says About Christians, Alcohol & Addictions; Gray Areas, Sin, & Sanctification, Liberty & Legalism?

LNB-41 110828PM Q&A-03 Alcohol.doc What God’s Word says about: Christians, Alcohol & Addictions; Gray Areas, Sin & Sanctification; Liberty & Legalism Romans 14; Proverbs & Ephesians 5:18 As believers, God offers through His Word an entire philosophy of how to please God in the realm of gray areas, questionable things, liberty, and legalism; and all […]

What God Says to Look For in a Woman

God gives us two different inspired descriptions of women  in Proverbs. In fact, if you sorted through the 31 chapters, 915 verses and over 15,000 words of the Book of Proverbs, you can find just over 200 verses that actually declare what good men and women, boys and girls look and act like, and what the immature, unspiritual, and ungodly opposites look and act like. 

One of the most striking contrasts is between the Proverbs 31 type of woman who is described as a woman of beauty, grace, wisdom, and excellence; and the Proverbs 14 type of woman who is described as a woman of immodesty, aggressiveness, and evil intent.