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It’s Better to be a Loser

The Old Testament reading in church today was about King David’s sins: murder and adultery. In 2 Samuel 11:26-12:10, 13-15 we read about how David had killed a man named Uriah because he wanted Uriah’s wife for himself. The thing … Continue reading

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Proverbs: Part 16

Above all sins, God hates pride. Pride is the sin that begets all others. It’s because of pride that we gossip. It’s pride that motivates us to lie or steal. Pride is the root cause of murder. These are bold … Continue reading

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Proverbs: Part 15

The other day Liam, my 11 year-old son, told me, “Mom, I don’t like my school. I want you to home school me.” “Why?” I asked. “Because the kids always cuss and talk about inappropriate things.”

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Proverbs: Part 14

This week brings us to chapter 14 in Proverbs. Although there are many words of wisdom to be found within this chapter, I’d like to pull out the proverbs that pertain to a healthy fear of the Lord. The faithless … Continue reading

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Proverbs: Part Six

“Neither do I condemn you….Go now and leave your life of sin.” These are the words Jesus spoke to the person we know only as “the woman caught in adultery” in John, Chapter 8. Before we begin our look at … Continue reading

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Proverbs: Part Five

This week I’ll be comparing Proverbs to my Shelby GT500. I know that seems strange, but when I read the words in chapter four I am reminded of the beast in my garage.

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Proverbs: Part Three

I began my study of Proverbs a couple of weeks ago because Twitter sent me into a slight fit of rage. All the worldly one-liners about the meaning of life, how to live it to the fullest, how to achieve … Continue reading

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