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Wisdom Engenders Grace From Jesus – Proverbs 8:35-36

Wisdom Engenders Grace From Jesus
Proverbs 8:35-36 (NIV)

35 For those who find me find life
and receive favor from the Lord.

36 But those who fail to find me harm themselves;
all who hate me love death.”

Proverbs Club Commentary

Wisdom provides life and blessings from the Lord.
Ignoring wisdom harms you.
Hating wisdom brings death.

Increase Wisdom And Increase Blessings – Proverbs 8:32-34

Increase Wisdom And Increase Blessings
Proverbs 8:32-34 (NIV)

32 “Now then, my children, listen to me;
blessed are those who keep my ways.

33 Listen to my instruction and be wise;
do not disregard it.

34 Blessed are those who listen to me,
watching daily at my doors,
waiting at my doorway.

Proverbs Club Commentary
Fortifying wisdom expands blessings.

Wisdom Was Perfected At Creation Of The Earth – Proverbs 8:30-31

Wisdom Was Perfected At Creation Of The Earth
Proverbs 8:30-31 (NIV)

30 Then I was constantly at his side.
I was filled with delight day after day,
rejoicing always in his presence,

31 rejoicing in his whole world
and delighting in mankind.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Wisdom rejoiced as Jesus created the world and mankind.
Wisdom guides the believer on the narrow path.

Wisdom Secured The Setting Of Boundaries – Proverbs 8:27-29

Wisdom Secured The Setting Of Boundaries
Proverbs 8:27-29

27 I was there when he set the heavens in place,
when he marked out the horizon on the face of the deep,

28 when he established the clouds above
and fixed securely the fountains of the deep,

29 when he gave the sea its boundary
so the waters would not overstep his command,
and when he marked out the foundations of the earth.

NIV

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Lord set the heavens in place,
and the deep, and the clouds, and the sea,
and the foundations of the earth.
And He used Wisdom to secure it.

First Born Birth Of Wisdom – Proverbs 8:24-26

First Born Birth Of Wisdom
Proverbs 8:24-26

24 When there were no watery depths, I was given birth,
when there were no springs overflowing with water;

25 before the mountains were settled in place,
before the hills, I was given birth,

26 before he made the world or its fields
or any of the dust of the earth.

NIV

PCDC Commentary

Wisdom was born before:
oceans
springs
mountains
hills
world
fields
dust of the earth