Day 20 Proverbs Challenge: Beware the Swirl

by Tammy Phillips Wine is a mocker, Strong drink is a brawler, And whoever is led astray by it is not wise. Proverbs 20:19 (NJKV) I was a sloppy, singing, swaying drunk. Our small theatre company had completed a whole season and we were celebrating. Rum and coke, I discovered, was quite a tasty drink.… Continue reading Day 20 Proverbs Challenge: Beware the Swirl

Day 9 Proverbs Challenge: Lady Wisdom or Madame Whore

by Latricia C. Bailey “Having dismissed her serving maids, Lady Wisdom goes to town, stands in a prominent place, invites everyone within sound of her voice: “Are you confused about life, don’t know what’s going on? Come with me, oh come, have dinner with me! I’ve prepared a wonderful spread—fresh-baked bread, roast lamb, carefully selected… Continue reading Day 9 Proverbs Challenge: Lady Wisdom or Madame Whore

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

Day 2 Proverbs Challenge

by Sharman J. Monroe When wisdom enters your heart, And knowledge is pleasant to your soul, Discretion will preserve you; Understanding will keep you, Proverbs 2: 10-11 (NJKV) What is wisdom? According to the dictionary, wisdom is knowledge of what is true or right coupled with just judgment as to action; sagacity, discernment, or insight.[1]… Continue reading Day 2 Proverbs Challenge