Category Archives: Parental Proverbs

Drinking from Your Own Well is The Basis For Many Wise Actions

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These verses require a little unpacking.  The point is not to stick to yourself and be self-centered, it has another recommendation. Proverbs 5:15-17: “15 Drink water from your own cistern,     running water from your own well. 16 Should your springs overflow in the streets,     your streams of water in the public squares?… Read more »

Teaching The Importance of Marriage

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There is a heated argument about marriage and who can get married.  However, the number of failed marriages is historically high.  We need to teach the importance of marriage as a life-altering decision.  This emphasis can save them from pain and suffering that lead up to and follow a divorce. Proverbs… Read more »

The Danger of Flattery and the Wise Approach To It

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Proverb 5 is overall about Adultery.  however, there are a lot of deeper insights that come from this verse and wider applications. Proverbs 5:3-4: “3 For the lips of the adulterous woman drip honey,     and her speech is smoother than oil; 4 but in the end she is bitter as gall,     sharp… Read more »