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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 them protect you from an affair with an immoral woman, from listening to the flattery of a promiscuous woman.

Proverbs 7: 1-5 (NLT)

I love old movies.  I’m always checking the guide of one popular classic movie network to see what’s in the lineup for that day or week, especially now that I’ve freed up some time for viewing with my recent retirement.  You can learn a lot from these mostly black and white — but  — color flicks too.  I am proudly aging myself here, but happy to do so to make my point on today’s challenge scripture.

On December 22.1967, a movie was released titled, The Graduate. Continue reading

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