Category Archives: Parental Proverbs

Be Righteous, Avoid the Way of the The Wicked

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In our hearts we know we should be righteous.  Nevertheless, the wicked and cheaters among us often seem to prosper. Proverbs 4:18-19: “The way of the righteous is like the first gleam of dawn,     which shines ever brighter until the full light of day. 19 But the way of the wicked… Read more »

Gain Understanding and Live a Better Life

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Although the focus of this verse is an entreaty to gain understanding, the key is to listen to our elders.  We must not only respect those that have spent more time here; we should gain wisdom from them. Proverbs 4:1-4: “Listen, my sons, to a father’s instruction;     pay attention and gain… Read more »