What I’m (re)Reading: Proverbs

 In books, The Word

I’ve probably read the full book of Proverbs a good dozen times or more. But recently, I found myself in a place where I desired wisdom in regards to various decisions, and it’s embarrassing how long it took me to realize the simple solution: go to God’s word and His book of wisdom! It’s literally spelled out here how I can begin my quest to be wise:


“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom…”

– Proverbs 9:10


If I want wisdom, this is how it starts: by fearing God. Simple and astounding all at once.


A few favorite passages that have just been slamming me over the head lately with their profound and incredible truths:


“…Fear the Lord and depart from evil. I will be health to your flesh, and strength to your bones.”

– Proverbs 3:7-8


“He who has knowledge spares his words…”

– Proverbs 17:27


“A man’s steps are of the Lord; How then can a man understand his own way?”

– Proverbs 20:24


Do you have a favorite verse from Proverbs? Hit up the comment section below and share!

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