Category Archives: 20

On Assigning An Inheritance – Proverbs 20:21

On Assigning An Inheritance
Proverbs 20:21 (NIV)

Proverbs Club Commentary

An inheritance must be wisely administered
to be appropriately redeemed.

#inheritance #claimed #prematurely #unblessed #end

Do Not Curse Your Father Or Mother – Proverbs 20:20

Do Not Curse Your Father Or Mother
Proverbs 20:20 (NIV)

20 If someone curses their father or mother,
their lamp will be snuffed out in pitch darkness.

Proverbs Club Commentary

You are not required to Love your parents.
But you are required to Honor them.
Or, in my opinion, at the very least, hold your peace.

“‘Anyone who curses their father or mother
is to be put to death.
Because they have cursed their father or mother,
their blood will be on their own head.”
Leviticus 20:9 (NIV)

#someone #curses #father #mother #lamp #snuffed_out #pitch_darkness #darkness

Eschew The Loquacious – Proverbs 20:19

Eschew The Loquacious
Proverbs 20:19 (NIV)

19 A gossip betrays a confidence;
so avoid anyone who talks too much.

Proverbs Club Commentary

An effective way to control gossip
is to avoid those who talk to much.

You Talk Too Much” by Joe Jones – 1960

#gossip #betrays #confidence #avoid #anyone #talk_too_much #talk #too_much #much

Plan To Succeed – Proverbs 20:18

Plan To Succeed
Proverbs 20:18 (NIV)

18 Plans are established by seeking advice;
so if you wage war, obtain guidance.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Successful strategies require
significant recommendations
from qualified experts.

#seeking_advice #wage_war #obtain_guidance #plans #established #seeking #advice #war #obtain #guidance

Fraud Victimizes The Hoaxer – Proverbs 20:17

Fraud Victimizes The Hoaxer
Proverbs 20:17 (NIV)

17 Food gained by fraud tastes sweet,
but one ends up with a mouth full of gravel.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Deception seems profitable, but ends in failure.

#gained_by_fraud #gained #fraud #mouth_full_of_gravel #food #tastes #sweet #mouth #gravel