Category Archives: Seeking Help

God’s Heart of Wisdom

Teach us to number our days aright, that we may gain a heart of wisdom. Psalm 90:12 As a Midshipman in Navy ROTC, I had the pleasure of spending a summer cruise on a nuclear powered FBM Submarine. As I … Continue reading

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Deliverance for Today

Turn, O Lord, and deliver me; save me because of your unfailing love. Psalm 6:4 There is an incredible passage from 2 Kings 4:1-7 where a widow seeks help from the Prophet Elisha because her sons are about to be … Continue reading

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A Cry for Help

Be merciful to me, Lord, for I am faint; O Lord, heal me, for my bones are in agony. My soul is in anguish. How long, O Lord, how long? Psalm 6:2-3 G. W. Grogan, author of The Two Horizons … Continue reading

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When Human Effort Fails

Are you so foolish? After beginning with the Spirit, are you now trying to attain your goal by human effort? Galatians 3:3 I love to read Paul’s letter to the Galatians because it stands as a vivid reminder that people … Continue reading

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Close Friends

A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother. Proverbs 18:24 Proverbs is filled with amazing insights when it comes to living out our daily lives. Today’s passage reminds … Continue reading

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Lack of Counsel

Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed. Proverbs 15:22 Since being diagnosed with Early Onset Alzheimer’s, I have found my storehouse of wisdom is lacking in many areas. As a result, I must rely on … Continue reading

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Wisdom from Taking Advice

Pride only breeds quarrels, but wisdom is found in those who take advice. Proverbs 13:9 When early stage dementia strikes, some people believe the symptoms are not real and therefore don’t accept their diagnosis. They often try to continue their … Continue reading

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A Spouse of Noble Character

A wife of noble character is her husband’s crown, but a disgraceful wife is like decay in his bones. Proverbs 12:4 Today’s passage has such a profound statement when it comes to marriage and selecting a suitable spouse. A wife … 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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Keep to the Path of the Righteous

Thus you will walk in the ways of good men and keep to the paths of the righteous. Proverbs 2:20 Today’s passage explains one of the great benefits of wisdom. With godly wisdom, you will walk in the ways of … Continue reading

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