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Listen Or Go Astray – Proverbs 19:27

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Listen Or Go Astray
Proverbs 19:27 (NIV)

27 Stop listening to instruction, my son,
and you will stray from the words of knowledge.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Following instructions keeps us on the Narrow Path.

#stop #listening #instruction #son #you #stray #words #knowledge

Children Of Shame And Disgrace – Proverbs 19:26

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Children Of Shame And Disgrace
Proverbs 19:26 (NIV)

26 Whoever robs their father
and drives out their mother
is a child who brings shame and disgrace.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Rob your father, or expel your mother,
and you humiliate yourself.

#whoever #robs #father #drives #out #mother #child #brings #shame #disgrace

Processing A Rebuke – Proverbs 19:25

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Processing A Rebuke
Proverbs 19:25 (NIV)

25 Flog a mocker, and the simple will learn prudence;
rebuke the discerning, and they will gain knowledge.

Proverbs Club Commentary

“Mockers” are also called “The Simple”.
It takes pain to get the attention of the simple.
The wise become wiser by acknowledging a rebuke.

#flog #mocker #simple #learn #prudence #rebuke #discerning #gain #knowledge

The Sluggard Goes Hungry – Proverbs 19:24

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The Sluggard Goes Hungry
Proverbs 19:24 (NIV)

24 A sluggard buries his hand in the dish;
he will not even bring it back to his mouth!

Proverbs Club Commentary

It is a slight exaggeration,
but an idler is too lazy to even feed himself.

#sluggard #buries #hand #dish #bring #back #mouth

Untouched By Trouble – Proverbs 19:23

Untouched By Trouble
Proverbs 19:23 (NIV)

23 The fear of the Lord leads to life;
then one rests content, untouched by trouble.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Fear of the Lord brings confidence and comfort in troubled times.

#Fear of the Lord #leads #life #rests #content #untouched #trouble #fear #Lord