Life Not Wasted

We’re winding down our reflections on the end of the book of Proverbs today— the book of Proverbs ends in the same way that it began: with poetry. So let’s read Proverbs 31, and then we’ll make a couple of reflections, and then we’ll come to the table: The sayings Read more…

Paying Attention

We’re in a series exploring the Book of Proverbs right now
and today we’re going to be chewing on a proverb from Proverbs 16. We’ve said that the proverbs are micro-poems. They’re like verbal origami—there’s often so much truth folded into these sayings— that a good way to approach them is Read more…

Fountain of Life

We’re going to be in Proverbs 10 today.
We’re going to be chewing on one verse today… just one proverb today. A couple of weeks ago we wandered into a vast treasure chamber— a chamber filled not with real jewels or real gold but with our real humanity. The Scripture uses Read more…

Wisdom Call Out

We’re going to be in Proverbs 8 this morning, so I invite you to turn there. Last week we started looking at the Book of Proverbs. We said that this is a book of the Bible 
that opens up before us like a vast treasure chamber of wisdom
and says to Read more…