The terror of a king is as the roaring of a lion; whoever provokes him to anger or angers himself against him sins against his own life.
It is an honor for a man to cease from strife and keep aloof from it, but every fool will quarrel.
The sluggard does not plow when winter sets in; therefore he begs in harvest and has nothing.
Counsel in the heart of man is like water in a deep well, but a man of understanding draws it out.
Many a man proclaims his own loving-kindness and goodness, but a faithful man who can find?
The righteous man walks in his integrity; blessed (happy, fortunate, enviable) are his children after him.
A king who sits on the throne of judgment winnows out all evil with his eyes.
Who can say, I have made my heart clean, I am pure from my sin?
Diverse weights and diverse measures--both of them are exceedingly offensive and abhorrent to the Lord.
Even a child is known by his acts, whether what he does is pure and right.
The hearing ear and the seeing eye--the Lord has made both of them.
Love not sleep, lest you come to poverty; open your eyes and you will be satisfied with bread.
It is worthless, it is worthless! says the buyer; but when he goes his way, then he boasts .
There is gold, and a multitude of pearls, but the lips of knowledge are a vase of preciousness .
Take the garment of one who is security for a stranger; and hold him in pledge when he is security for foreigners.
Food gained by deceit is sweet to a man, but afterward his mouth will be filled with gravel.
Purposes and plans are established by counsel; and with good advice make or carry on war.
He who goes about as a talebearer reveals secrets; therefore associate not with him who talks too freely.
Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in complete darkness.
An inheritance hastily gotten at the beginning, in the end it will not be blessed.
Do not say, I will repay evil; wait for the Lord, and He will rescue you.
Diverse and deceitful weights are shamefully vile and abhorrent to the Lord, and false scales are not good.
Man's steps are ordered by the Lord. How then can a man understand his way?
It is a snare to a man to utter a vow rashly and afterward inquire .
A wise king winnows out the wicked and brings the threshing wheel over them .
The spirit of man is the lamp of the Lord, searching all his innermost parts.
Loving-kindness and mercy, truth and faithfulness, preserve the king, and his throne is upheld by loyalty.
The glory of young men is their strength, and the beauty of old men is their gray head .
Blows that wound cleanse away evil, and strokes reach to the innermost parts.
Summary: At the beginning of man there was full knowledge of God and with great understanding
Because of sin the light flickered and mans view of god became dimmed. but a candle is given by God to seek and see and understand his will.
Summary: These sayings picture the harm done by those who deliberately use their tongues or words to damage the reputations of others. The contentious spark strife and thus disrupt the peace of the community, fellowship or assembly.
Summary: I. EXORDIUM:
Are you a quarrelsome person?
II. AUDIENCE PROFILE:
To show proof that strife can be avoided and stopped.
Proverbs 20:3 (Amplified Bible)
It is an honor for a man to cease from stri
Summary: Solomon is training us to develop discernment, the ability to distinguish between truth and lies, integrity and dishonesty, foolishness and wisdom. From his words, we can draw four important principles.
Summary: Let’s look at the Book of Proverbs & see some of the different ways heart trouble in the inner person affects us. Perhaps you will recognize one of these symptoms which is warning you of heart trouble in your inner being.
Summary: Drinking alcohol is not wise because the end result may be like Zach and it is not wise because it will beat upon one's mind and body and because it puts the brain to sleep and because just small amounts begin to effect one in bad ways quickly and because
Summary: Let’s see what Scripture has to say about gossipers, slanderers, talebearers and whisperers. Gossip has neither legs nor wings. It is composed entirely of tales, and most of them stings. If people did not carry gossip, it would not go so far. Let us look
Summary: Ralph Waldo Emerson, “The religion that is afraid of science dishonors God and commits suicide.” Science and religion aren’t enemies. They are allies. In a sense, every ology is a branch of theology.
Summary: Uno de los grandes problemas hoy en día es la piratería, y no la piratería de los piratas del caribe, sino de la imitación. Hoy comenzamos una serie de predicaciones titulada: ¡Diga No a la Piratería!
Hoy vamos a mirar las causas y efectos de la pirater
Summary: Father’s Day sermon that encourages dads to do all that it takes to be a "Super Dad." Will help the men in your congregation to see how their relationship with their children affects their lives.