Avoiding Harm

Today’s reading: Proverbs 22:24-25; Proverbs 13:20 “Make no friendship with a man given to anger, nor go with a wrathful man, lest you learn his ways and entangle yourself in a snare” (Proverbs 22:24-25). Proverbs 22:24-25 gives us wise instruction,...

Slow Down!

Today’s reading: Proverbs 19:11; Proverbs 15:18; Proverbs 16:32 There are quite a few verses in Proverbs that give us instruction and insight about slowing down when it comes to getting angry. We looked at a couple of verses yesterday, and now we are going to...

Hasty in Anger

Today’s reading: Proverbs 14:17; Proverbs 14:29; Proverbs 19:19 For the next couple of weeks, we’re going to take a break from reading through a Book of the Bible, and instead focus on a specific topic each week. So today through Friday, our verses and...

A Good Word

Today’s reading: Proverbs 12:25 “Anxiety in a man’s heart weighs him down, but a good word makes him glad” (Proverbs 12:25). This week has been a heavy one for me personally as I have been walking alongside a sweet friend as she deals with and...

Lessons from Nehemiah

Today’s reading: Nehemiah 1-13 Thank you for reading through and considering Nehemiah with me for the past few weeks. I hope you enjoyed this Book and learned much from it. Before moving on, let’s take today to look back over this rich story and consider...