Tag Archives: Proverbs

Has the Teacher been watching CNN/FoxNews/MSNBC or just reading facebook?

Dear news anchors, commentators, politicians, correspondents, partisans, political party members, wannabe legal experts on facebook and twitter, talk radio hosts, sports fans, and everyone in between: I’ll just leave this verse here and let y’all read it… Spouting off before … Continue reading

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Take your medicine

A cheerful heart is good medicine, but a broken spirit saps a person’s strength. Proverbs 17:22 Be good medicine for someone today. You might wind up finding healing for yourself, too.

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In a Pig’s Snout

A beautiful woman who lacks discretion is like a gold ring in a pig’s snout  Proverbs 11:22  Pigs are unclean, nasty creatures in this context. This is a much bigger insult than merely saying “lipstick on a pig” in our … Continue reading

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Sometimes it’s best to shut up.

Proverbs 10:19 Too much talk leads to sin. Be sensible and keep your mouth shut. Note to self: Remember this when posting on facebook, Google+, and twitter. Oh…and when writing your other blog. Maybe I should have it tattooed on my … Continue reading

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For Every Pastor’s Office

Exodus 18:18 “You and the people who come to you will soon be worn out. The job is too much for one person; you can’t do it alone.” Every pastor – especially in smaller churches with one or two staff members … Continue reading

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