Receiving Profit Or Loss – Proverbs 13:13

Receiving Profit Or Loss
Proverbs 13:13 (NIV)

13 Whoever scorns instruction will pay for it,
but whoever respects a command is rewarded.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Fools are chastised for their rebellion.
The wise profit from their obedience.

Romans 8:28

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Romans 8:28 (NIV)

And we know that in all things
God works for the good of those who love him,
who have been called according to his purpose.

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Who Talks Too Much? – Proverbs 11:13

Who Talks Too Much?
Proverbs 11:13 (NIV)

13 A gossip betrays a confidence,
but a trustworthy person keeps a secret.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The gossip cannot be trusted
with privileged information.

The honorable safeguards secrets.

Escaping Words Of The Wicked – Proverbs 12:13

Escaping Words Of The Wicked
Proverbs 12:13 (NIV)

13 Evildoers are trapped by their sinful talk,
and so the innocent escape trouble.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The righteous repel the wicked
because the very words of the wicked betray them.

Wisdom Or Whiplash – Proverbs 10:13

Wisdom Or Whiplash
Proverbs 10:13 (NIV)

13 Wisdom is found on the lips of the discerning,
but a rod is for the back of one who has no sense.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The knowledgeable speak wisely.
The fool suffers whiplash.