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To Answer or To Answer Not

 Proverbs 26:4-5 "Answer not a fool according to his folly, lest thou also be like unto him. Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own conceit." fool – fool, stupid fellow, dullard, simpleton, arrogant one (Hebrew 3684) Proverbs 13:16 “Every prudent man dealeth with knowledge: but a fool layeth Read More

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Building a House

  Proverbs 24:3-4 “Through wisdom is an house builded; and by understanding it is established: And by knowledge shall the chambers be filled with all precious and pleasant riches.” We build the people in our houses with wisdom. With understanding, the people within the house become settled, established, rooted. With knowledge, the people in the Read More

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Wise Child = Joyful Parent

  Proverbs 23:15-16 “My son, if thine heart be wise, my heart shall rejoice, even mine. Yea, my reins shall rejoice, when thy lips speak right things.” Proverbs 23:22 “Hearken unto thy father that begat thee, and despise not thy mother when she is old.” Proverbs 23:24-26 “The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice: Read More

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Wise. Favored. Honored.

Proverbs 13:1 "A wise son heareth his father's instruction: but a scorner heareth not rebuke." Proverbs 13:15 "Good understanding giveth favor: but the way of transgressors is hard." Proverbs 13:18 "Poverty and shame shall be to him that refuseth instruction: but he that regardeth reproof shall be honored."    I pray that my children will hear, understand, and Read More

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A Clamorous Woman

  Proverbs 9:13 “A FOOLISH woman is clamorous: she is simple, and knoweth nothing.” Clamorous–to murmur, growl, roar, cry aloud, mourn, rage, sound, make noise, tumult, be clamorous, be disquieted, be loud, be moved, be troubled, be in an uproar (Strongs Concordance) OPPOSITE of clamorous: meek and quiet spirit I Peter 3:4 “But let it Read More

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My Son, Rejoice…

  Proverbs 5:1-2  “My son, attend unto my wisdom, and bow thine ear to my understanding: That thou mayest regard discretion, and that thy lips may keep knowledge, FOR the lips of a strange woman drop as an honeycomb, and her mouth is smoother than oil:” Considering our sons, teaching them about discretion and understanding Read More