Proverbs 13:13-25: Speech, Knowledge, and Discipline

Nehemiah 11, Proverbs 13:13-25, Luke 18:18-30, 2 Timothy 4:9-22   Proverbs 13:13-25:   This section seems to be divided into three main subsections, one related to instruction or speech, another to knowledge, and the third ...
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Proverbs 13:1-12: A Longing Fulfilled

Nehemiah 10, Proverbs 13:1-12, Luke 18:9-17, 2 Timothy 4:1-8   Proverbs 13:1-12:   This section of Proverbs calls us towards the wisdom that pleases and honors God, and therefore is the life that is most ...
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Proverbs 12:15-28: Wise Up!

Nehemiah 9, Proverbs 12:15-28, Luke 18:1-8, 2 Timothy 3:10-17  Proverbs 12:15-28:  This section of Proverbs advances several important themes related to living the wise and productive life that pleases God. May God give ...
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Proverbs 12:1-14: Be Wise!

Nehemiah 8, Proverbs 12:1-14, Luke 17:20-37, 2 Timothy 3:1-9  Proverbs 12:1-14:   Again, it is possible to discern some grouping of these Proverbs into themes.   It begins with an overarching statement about discipline: ...
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Proverbs 11:16-31: The Fruit of the Righteous

Nehemiah 7, Proverbs 11:16-31, Luke 17:11-19, 2 Timothy 2:14-26   Proverbs 11:16-31:   Sometimes it appears that the individual proverbs are grouped into sections that address a common theme. There are a few such sections ...
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Proverbs 11:1-15: Be Wise; Be Christlike!

Nehemiah 6, Proverbs 11:1-15, Luke 17:1-10, 2 Timothy 2:1-13  Proverbs 11:1-15:   More “wise advice”—pithy and to the point!   “The Lord detests dishonest scales, but accurate weights find favor with him” (11:1). When ...
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