Day 28 Proverbs Challenge: A High Stakes Game — Busted or Blessed

by Harriett V. Bennett “Rich people may think they are wise, but a poor person with discernment can see right through them.” Proverbs 28:11 (NLT) I am sure that most of us have either played or have seen people play Blackjack, commonly called ‘21.’  Whether spectator or player, it can be an intense experience. For… Continue reading Day 28 Proverbs Challenge: A High Stakes Game — Busted or Blessed

Day 24 Proverbs Challenge: An Excellent Speech

by Harriett V. Bennett   “A house is built by wisdom, and becomes strong through good sense.” Proverbs 24:3 (NLT) “An honest answer is like a kiss of friendship.” Proverbs 24:26 (NLT) I squeezed the phone as tight as I could, wanting to break it into a million pieces!  I sat at the top of the… Continue reading Day 24 Proverbs Challenge: An Excellent Speech

Day 13 Proverbs Challenge: Don’t! Stop! Nurturing A Teachable Spirit

by Harriett V. Bennett A wise child accepts a parent’s discipline; a mocker refuses to listen to correction. Proverbs 13:1 (NLT) As Pamela Wright read this scripture in Sunday School, she couldn’t help but smile, remembering how, in her youth, she misunderstood this scripture because she thought, back then, her older brother and sister must… Continue reading Day 13 Proverbs Challenge: Don’t! Stop! Nurturing A Teachable Spirit

Day 7 Proverbs Challenge: A String Around Your Finger

by Harriett V. Bennett Follow my advice, my son; always treasure my commands. Obey my commands and live! Guard my instructions as you guard your own eyes. Tie them on your fingers as a reminder. Write them deep within your heart.  Love wisdom like a sister; make insight a beloved member of your family. Let… Continue reading Day 7 Proverbs Challenge: A String Around Your Finger