Tag: Proverbs

Receive the Instruction of Wisdom

Wisdom is the major theme of the book of Proverbs and King Solomon wrote much of it. If you remember, shortly after Solomon became king, God came to him in a dream. “In Gibeon the LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream by night: and God said, Ask what I […]

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Ponder thy Path

Solomon was a very wise man. When King Solomon asked God to give him an understanding heart to judge God’s people, God gave him great wisdom. “Behold, I have done according to thy words: lo, I have given thee a wise and an understanding heart; so that there was none […]

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Seek God Early

The most important thing a human being can do is to seek after God. God loved the world so much that he gave His only Son to die upon the cross – just so we could have a relationship with Him! All we must do is to love Him enough […]

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Keep Your Heart

The following definitions might help you understand this verse a little better: keep:  guard; protect; preserve heart:  the center; the totality of man’s inner nature; the place where wisdom and understanding reside There is so much going on in the world today – good and evil. With all the many […]

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Lesson 9 (Lesson 48): Proverbs 25-31: Wisdom Revealed

Key Verse “Boast not thyself of to morrow; for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.”  Proverbs 27:1 Read the Key Verse with your class.  Ask your students if they have ever made plans to start something tomorrow (i.e.: start a new book, work on homework later in […]

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Lesson 8 (Lesson 47): Proverbs 10-24: Wisdom is Necessary

Key Verse “The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel is wise.”  Proverbs 12:15 Read the Key Verse with your class.  Ask your students if they have ever known someone who did something wrong (or just plain stupid) on purpose? (i.e.: […]

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Lesson 7 (Lesson 46): Proverbs 1-9: Wisdom is to be Found Early

Key Verse “I love them that love me; and those that seek me early shall find me.”  Proverbs 8:17   Read the Key Verse with your class.  Ask your students if they have a time when they read their Bible each day.  When do they do it? (i.e.: morning, afternoon, […]

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Lesson 7: Five Personal Books: Job – Song of Solomon

Key Verse “I have heard of thee by the hearing of the ear: but now mine eye seeth thee.” Job 42:5 Has anyone ever “heard” of God?  Has anyone seen God?  (Moses saw the back of God as He passed by – that’s all we know of.)  What does it […]

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