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Answer Gently – Proverbs 15:1

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Answer Gently
Proverbs 15:1 (NIV)

1) A gentle answer turns away wrath,
but a harsh word stirs up anger.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Control the conversation by being civil.
Be gentle, and never harsh.
That speaks to me. How about thee?

#gentle #answer #turns #away #wrath #harsh #word #stirs #up #anger

Fear The Lord And Be Humble – Proverbs 15:33

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Fear The Lord And Be Humble
Proverbs 15:33 (NIV)

33) Wisdom’s instruction is to fear the Lord,
and humility comes before honor.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Every Christian fears The Lord for He is God.
Christians must be humble about their Narrow Path.

For example,
they cannot expect the non-Christian
to follow scriptural values.

#wisdom #instruction #fear #Lord #humility #comes #before #honor

Discipline And Correction Are Twins – Proverbs 15:32

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Discipline And Correction Are Twins
Proverbs 15:32 (NIV)

32) Those who disregard discipline despise themselves,
but the one who heeds correction gains understanding.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Discipline must be evaluated to comprehend the situation.
Otherwise, the opportunity to improve is lost.

#disregard #discipline #despise #themselves #heeds #correction #gains #understanding

Correction Required – Proverbs 15:31

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Correction Required
Proverbs 15:31 (NIV)

31) Whoever heeds life-giving correction
will be at home among the wise.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Even a gibe from a frenemy can be a helpful warning in disguise.
Criticism, in any form, should be recognized and followed, if valid.

#whoever #heeds #life-giving #correction #home #among #wise #criticism

Good News, And The Bearer, Are Inspiriting – Proverbs 15:30

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Good News, And The Bearer, Are Inspiriting
Proverbs 15:30 (NIV)

30 Light in a messenger’s eyes brings joy to the heart,
and good news gives health to the bones.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Good News, and its’ emissary, revitalizes your demeanor.
The Gospel, and its’ presenter, are both Good News.

#light #messenger #eyes #brings #joy #heart #good #news #gives #health #bones