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Be Righteous, Not Sinful – Proverbs 14:34

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Be Righteous, Not Sinful
Proverbs 14:34 (NIV)

34) Righteousness exalts a nation,
but sin condemns any people.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Sinners corrupt their society.
The Narrow Paths of the Righteous preserve it.

#righteousness #exalts #nation #sin #condemns #any #people

Wisdom, The Discerning, And The Fool – Proverbs 14:33

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Wisdom, The Discerning, And The Fool
Proverbs 14:33 (NIV)

33) Wisdom reposes in the heart of the discerning
and even among fools she lets herself be known.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Wisdom tempers both the perceptive and the dolt.

#wisdom #reposes #heart #discerning #even #among #fools #she #lets #herself #known

Fates Of The Righteous And The Wicked – Proverbs 14:32

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Fates Of The Righteous And The Wicked
Proverbs 14:32 (NIV)

32) When calamity comes, the wicked are brought down,
but even in death the righteous seek refuge in God.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Misfortune visits us all.
The Wicked are undermined.

The Righteous are victorious, even in death.
For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain.
Philippians 1:21 (NIV)

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Kindness Or Contempt For The Poor And Needy – Proverbs 14:31

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Kindness Or Contempt For The Poor And Needy
Proverbs 14:31 (NIV)

31) Whoever oppresses the poor shows contempt for their Maker,
but whoever is kind to the needy honors God.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Your response to the poor and needy
reveals your attitude toward God.
How do YOU measure up?

#whoever #oppresses #poor #shows #contempt #maker #kind #needy #honors #God

Contentedness VS Envy – Proverbs 14:30

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Contentedness VS Envy
Proverbs 14:30 (NIV)

30) A heart at peace gives life to the body,
but envy rots the bones.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Be content and improve your health.
Be envious and break the tenth commandment.

“You shall not covet your neighbor’s house.
You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife,
or his male or female servant, his ox or donkey,
or anything that belongs to your neighbor.”
Exodus 20:17 (NIV)

#heart #peace #gives #life #body #envy #rots #bones