Tag Archives: Proverbs

Partners in Proverbs: Chapters 29-31

“A fool gives full vent to his spirit but a wise man quietly holds it back.”  Proverbs 29:11 I recently shared this verse with a child of mine who has consistent struggles with angry outbursts.  We have talked about it … Continue reading

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Partners in Proverbs Week 4, Chapters 22-28

“Mama, what are you reading?  Why aren’t you reading it out loud to us?” my sweet little girl asked as she snuggled up next to me. “Yes, Mama, read, read!” the other one chimed in.  I was reading these Proverbs, … Continue reading

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Partners in Proverbs Week 3, Chapters 15-21

I write this blog post in between the grunts, screams, yawns and cries of my almost four-week-old baby.  Those are the sounds I get from him as of now, even after fighting for a sweet smile in the highest voice … Continue reading

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Partners in Proverbs Week 2: Chapters 8-14

The right tool makes all the difference. This year my favorite knife had a few unfortunate moments. Boy, do I miss that knife. Bill bought me a cheaper (but very nice!!) knife for Christmas and it’s really making my kitchen … Continue reading

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Partners in Proverbs 2013

“How do we handle life’s problems? How do we deal with difficult people or uncomfortable situations? What do we say and how do we act? How do we express our emotions? The Bible has a word for the person who … Continue reading

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Partners in Proverbs Chapters 29-31

There seems to be a common theme running through the pastor’s wives as we write these posts on Proverbs: can I possibly add any thoughts to such wisdom?   They are so rich, deep, and thorough.  So here’s my “wimpy” … Continue reading

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Partners in Proverbs Chapters 22-28

As I’ve been reading through this week’s Proverbs, I am reminded frequently of Pete’s teaching to us on Sunday regarding reading Scripture. He said that too often we go straight to allowing our experiences, or how we feel, to interpret … Continue reading

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