Pray For A Joyful Spirit – Proverbs 15:15

Pray For A Joyful Spirit
Proverbs 15:15 (NIV)

15 All the days of the oppressed are wretched,
but the cheerful heart has a continual feast.

Proverbs Club Commentary

A joyful spirit overcomes a life of dejection.

Research Then Accept – Proverbs 14:15

Research Then Accept
Proverbs 14:15 (NIV)

15 The simple believe anything,
but the prudent give thought to their steps.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Research, verify the research, then take action.

Intuition Fools The Fool – Proverbs 12:15

Intuition Fools The Fool
Proverbs 12:15 (NIV)

15 The way of fools seems right to them,
but the wise listen to advice.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The uncritiqued path of a fool is unstable.
A proper plan insures the path.
Issues arise in any plan.
Trusted advisors help clarify the issues.

Wisdom Is Universally Accepted – Proverbs 13:15

Wisdom Is Universally Accepted
Proverbs 13:15 (NIV)

15 Good judgment wins favor,
but the way of the unfaithful
leads to their destruction.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Deception brings ruin.
Wisdom brings appreciation.

Refuse Security For A Stranger – Proverbs 11:15

Refuse Security For A Stranger
Proverbs 11:15 (NIV)

15 Whoever puts up security for a stranger will surely suffer,
but whoever refuses to shake hands in pledge is safe.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Handle financial transactions wisely.
Unsecured loans are unwise.
Christians are encouraged to forgive debts.