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Conservatism Trumps Indiscretion – Proverbs 16:22

Conservatism Trumps Indiscretion
Proverbs 16:22 (NIV)

22 Prudence is a fountain of life to the prudent,
but folly brings punishment to fools.

Proverbs Club Commentary

It is wise to act cautiously,
and not to act irresponsibly.

#prudence #fountain_of_life #prudent #folly #punishment #fools

Wise In Heart – Proverbs 16:21

Wise In Heart
Proverbs 16:21 (NIV)

21 The wise in heart are called discerning,
and gracious words promote instruction.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Because the wise are compassionate in word and deed,
they are recognized as being perceptive.

#wise #heart #discerning #gracious_words #promote #instruction

Follow Instructions And Trust Jesus – Proverbs 16:20

Follow Instructions And Trust Jesus
Proverbs 16:20 (NIV)

20 Whoever gives heed to instruction prospers,
and blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Follow good advice.
Trust Jesus and be blessed.

#whoever #heed #instruction #prospers #blessed #one #trusts #The_Lord #Lord

Pick Your Side: Poor Or Proud – Proverbs 16:19

Pick Your Side: Poor Or Proud
Proverbs 16:19 (NIV)

19 Better to be lowly in spirit along with the oppressed
than to share plunder with the proud.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Throw your lot in with the poor and persecuted.
Splitting ill-gotten gain with the wicked is futile.
Pick your side and get what you deserve.

But as for me and my house,
we will serve the Lord.
Joshua 24:15b (KJV)

#lowly_in_spirit #share #plunder #better #oppressed #proud #lowly #spirit

Haughty: Distainfully Proud – Proverbs 16:18

Haughty: Disdainfully Proud
Proverbs 16:18 (NIV)

18 Pride goes before destruction,
a haughty spirit before a fall.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Pride, the original sin, brings destruction.
A disdainfully proud spirit brings condemnation.
Bury Pride!

#pride #haughty #spirit #destruction #haughty_spirit #before #fall