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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

Patient Or Quick-Tempered – Proverbs 14:29

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Patient Or Quick-Tempered
Proverbs 14:29 (NIV)

29 Whoever is patient has great understanding,
but one who is quick-tempered displays folly.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Wise become even wiser by their patience.
The Fool remains irascible.

#whoever #patient #great #understanding #quick-tempered #displays #folly

Building A Population – Proverbs 14:28

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Building A Population
Proverbs 14:28 (NIV)

28 A large population is a king’s glory,
but without subjects a prince is ruined.

Proverbs Club Commentary

An esteemed leader builds a significant following,
and passes it down to his successor.

#large #population #king #glory #without #subjects #prince #ruined

Fountain Of Life, Snares Of Death – Proverbs 14:27

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Fountain Of Life, Snares Of Death
Proverbs 14:27 (NIV)

27 The fear of the Lord is a fountain of life,
turning a person from the snares of death.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The fear of the Lord is reverence for Jesus.
It puts us on the Narrow Path, and keeps us there.
All other paths lead only to death.

#fear #Lord #fountain #life #turning #person #snares #death

The Fear Of The Lord Builds Your Family Fortress – Proverbs 14:26

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The Fear Of The Lord Builds Your Family Fortress
Proverbs 14:26 (NIV)

26 Whoever fears the Lord has a secure fortress,
and for their children it will be a refuge.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The household that fears the Lord
is a refuge for the family.

#whoever #fears #Lord #secure #fortress #children #refuge