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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 »

Maintain Discretion and Preserve Wisdom

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This Proverb talks about maintaining knowledge and a charge to preserve wisdom.  One may think it is just a request to pass down the knowledge gained, but it goes deeper than that. Proverbs 5:1-2: “My son, pay attention to my wisdom,     turn your ear to my words of insight, 2 that you may maintain… Read more »