Devotional

Sir Norm’s Proverbial Comment

I’m The Wrong Fisherman

Proverbs 1:5 Let the wise hear and increase in learning, and the one who understands obtain guidance.      I was talking with my friend Trent, and he was expressing his concern about being asked to do something ministerial that was not within his...

Fortitudine Vincimus

Proverbs 12:1 Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, but he who hates reproof is stupid.            Fortitudine Vincimus: By endurance we conquer. I would like to add to this statement. By endurance in Christ, we conquer all...

A Giant Germ Pit

Proverbs 1:10 My son, if sinful men entice you, do not give in to them.             When there is a sea of humanity gathered at a concert, a monster pot-luck, or a carnival festival packed with people, my friend Jessica,...

Conversational Quicksand

Proverbs 6:2 You have been trapped by what you said, ensnared by the words of your mouth.      I had the opportunity to step into some conversations quicksand this week. Those conversations we tend to avoid because of the possible...

Offended With God

Proverbs 19:11 Good sense makes one slow to anger, and it is his glory to overlook an offence.      The ever-increasing number of people who live with offendedness within their hearts are finding it difficult to live with themselves. They often have a...

Fictional Reality

Proverbs 6:18 A heart that devises wicked plans, feet that are swift in running to evil.             Many citizens worldwide, and notably in the United States, have found themselves having a front-seat view and becoming participants...

Desperate To Believe

Proverbs 29:1 Whoever remains stiff-necked after many rebukes will suddenly be destroyed—without remedy.            We have gone through a lengthy dispensation of uncertainty. There is a desperation within people who want to believe in...

Stop Watering Dead Plants

Proverbs 11:25 The generous soul will be made rich, and he who waters will also be watered himself.            I understand that when people do not know God, they throw out a flare-prayer request to the powers that be, asking for...

The Excellency of Christ

Proverbs 30:5 Every word of God is pure; He is a shield to those who put their trust in Him.      The excellency of Christ in its fulness, cannot be described by any human resource because a finite mind can only find words within its realm of...

No Monuments For Jezebel

Proverbs 1:16 For their feet run to evil, and they are swift to shed blood.      How true this proverb describes Jezebel. Prov. 1:16 For their feet run to evil, and they are swift to shed blood. She was invigorated by evil and...