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Choose Life Or Death – Proverbs 11:19

Choose Life Or Death
Proverbs 11:19 (NIV)

19 Truly the righteous attain life,
but whoever pursues evil finds death.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Righteous attain life with certainty.
The Wicked attain death with certainty.
How can we attain righteousness for life?
Search the scriptures, starting with the Gospels.

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Wages Of The Righteous And The Wicked – Proverbs 11:18

Wages Of The Righteous And The Wicked
Proverbs 11:18 (NIV)

18 A wicked person earns deceptive wages,
but the one who sows righteousness reaps a sure reward.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Wicked are beguiled.
The Righteous are properly rewarded.

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The Kind Are Blessed, The Cruel Are Ruined – Proverbs 11:17

The Kind Are Blessed, The Cruel Are Ruined
Proverbs 11:17 (NIV)

17 Those who are kind benefit themselves,
but the cruel bring ruin on themselves.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Kindness returns blessings.
Cruelty returns destruction.

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Receive Honor Or Riches – Proverbs 11:16

Receive Honor Or Riches
Proverbs 11:16

16 A kindhearted woman gains honor,
but ruthless men gain only wealth.

Proverbs Club Commentary

A gracious woman is praised.
A man of no mercy is cursed with mammon.

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22 When Jesus heard this, he said to him,
“You still lack one thing.
Sell everything you have and give to the poor,
and you will have treasure in heaven.
Then come, follow me.”

23 When he heard this, he became very sad,
because he was very wealthy.

24 Jesus looked at him and said,
“How hard it is for the rich
to enter the kingdom of God!”

Luke 18:22-24 (NIV)

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.