Monthly Archives: May 2012

A Wise Man Fears

Solomon said, A wise man fears, and departs from evil, but the fool rages, and is self-confident. ~ Proverbs 14:16 Wise people fear, that is they are reverent and fear the power, the wrath of God.  They also know that God … Continue reading

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Even the Best of Us

Do not let your good be spoken of as evil. – Romans 14:16 Even the best of us make mistakes.  Have you ever fouled up and thought how hard it is to be a good example?  You know you need … Continue reading

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“All Glory Is Fleeting”

     For over a thousand years Roman conquerors returning from the wars enjoyed the honor of triumph, a tumultuous parade.  In the procession came trumpeters, musicians and strange animals from conquered territories, together with carts laden with treasure and captured … Continue reading

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“Iron Sharpens Iron”

Iron sharpens iron; so a man sharpens the countenance of his friend.  ~ Proverbs 27:17 Proverbs 27 has long been a favorite Passage of mine.  I can remember when I first “found” it in 1978.  The language intrigued me.  “Faithful … Continue reading

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