Monthly Archives: May 2015

Seek Wisdom and Find Wisdom

        I love those who love me, and those who seek me find me. Proverbs 8:17 As part of the Best Practices (practices that anyone with dementia should be trying to follow), my wife and I do … Continue reading

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Wisdom for All Mankind

“To you, O men, I call out; I raise my voice to all mankind. You who are simple, gain prudence; you who are foolish, gain understanding.” Proverbs 8:4-5 In today’s passage from Proverbs, King Solomon proclaims how wisdom cries out … Continue reading

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Do Not Let Your Heart Turn

Do not let your heart turn to her ways or stray into her paths. Many are the victims she has brought down; her slain are a might throng. Proverbs 7:25-26 Proverbs speaks much wisdom about the sin of adultery. Chapters … Continue reading

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Guard God’s Teachings

Keep my commands and you will live; guard my teachings as the apple of your eye. Bind them on your fingers; write them on the tablet of your heart. Proverbs 7:2-3 As a young Marine Officer, one of our monthly … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

My son, keep my words and store up my commands within you. Proverbs 7:1 Today is Memorial Day, a day set aside to remember and honor the ultimate sacrifice made by more than one million men and women who gave … Continue reading

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Inner Recesses of Your Heart

When you walk, they will guide you; when you sleep, they will watch over you; when you wake, they will speak to you. Proverbs 6:22 In the Golden Booklet of the True Christian Life, John Calvin motivates the reader to … Continue reading

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Bind Them Upon Your Heart

Bind them upon your heart forever; fasten them around your neck. Proverbs 6:21 I love the way King Solomon expresses how important the commands of our father and teachings of our mother are in today’s passage. They are so important … Continue reading

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Blessed Beyond All Measure

May your fountain be blessed, and may you rejoice in the wife of your youth. Proverbs 5:18 I love growing flowers in the various gardens surrounding my home. My flower fondness stems from their elegant beauty and how they attract … Continue reading

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Listen to Scripture

Now then, my sons, listen to me; do not turn aside from what I say. Proverbs 5:7 In the Apostle Paul’s second letter to his dear friend and true son in the faith, Timothy, he reminds him, “All Scripture is … Continue reading

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Pay Attention to God’s Wisdom

My son, pay attention to my wisdom, listen well to my words of insight, that you may maintain discretion and your lips preserve knowledge. Proverbs 5:1-2 Today’s passage reminds us to pay particular attention to wisdom so our lips may … Continue reading

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