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What does it mean to be a sheep?

9 Shocking Reasons Why God Compares Us to Sheep In the Bible. (From:Sharing is Caring! Mom Remade.com) Do you ever wonder why God compares us to sheep in the Bible? Is it that we are cute and cuddly like them, or is there more to the comparison? There has to […]

Unfathomable:

When you think you know all there is to know about God, He then takes us deeper and higher, and in utter amazement we humbly declare– your ways Lord; they are infinite. O the depth of the riches, both of the Wisdom and Knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his […]

The Wise / The Fool.

The wise man builds his house on the rock. (Matthew 7:24). The fool builds his house on the sand. (Matthew 7:26). 2. A wise man will hear and increase learning. (Proverbs 1:5). Fools despise wisdom and instructions. (Proverbs 1:7). 3. The ear of the Wise seeks knowledge. (Proverbs 18:15). Fools […]

I Forgive You.

I Forgive You:  When someone has wronged us in any way, we get upset.      We want to say certain things to them, even do things to       them, like playing the payback game, tit-for-tat, as we say. But the word teaches us to forgive those that wrong us, no […]

Your Words…

Your words demonstrate your Wisdom (or lack thereof). Wisdom requires hearing, understanding and acting on the word. (Doing exactly what He said). When you hear and understand the word… you can speak with confidence and boldness. Jesus our perfect example, taught as one having authority, and not as the scribes. […]

The Fruit of Wisdom.

The effect of Wisdom is to make us more humble, more joyful. more godly, more quick-sighted and resolute in doing His will. But the fruit of Wisdom is Christlikeness–Peace, Humility, and Love. (James 3:17). Thus, the kind of Wisdom that God waits to give to those who ask him, is […]

Where shall Wisdom be found?

 “Surely there is a vein for the silver, and a place for gold where they fine it. 2 Iron is taken out of the earth, and brass is molten out of the stone. 3 He setteth an end to darkness, and searcheth out all perfection: the stones of darkness, and the shadow […]

The Fear of the Lord…

One of the most profound statements in scripture is found in Proverbs 1:7, 9:10, and in Psalms 111:10, and Job 28:28. It reads, “The Fear of the Lord is the beginning of Wisdom.“ The word “fear” in this context is better understood by the word reverence meaning… to honor with […]