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Pursuing Righteousness And Love – Proverbs 21:19

Pursuing Righteousness And Love
Proverbs 21:19 (NIV)

21 Whoever pursues righteousness and love
finds life, prosperity and honor.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Seeking righteousness and love
cultivates a person of integrity.

#whoever #pursues #righteousness #love #life #prosperity #honor

The Wicked Are Purged To Preserve The Righteous – Proverbs 21:18

The Wicked Are Purged To Preserve The Righteous
Proverbs 21:18 (NIV)

18 The wicked become a ransom for the righteous,
and the unfaithful for the upright.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Evil corrodes environments.
Often, the wicked must be taken to perpetuate the righteous.
There are many cases in the Old Covenant and the New.

#wicked #ransom #righteous #unfaithful #upright

Personal Gratification Precludes Affluence – Proverbs 21:17

Personal Gratification Precludes Affluence
Proverbs 21:17 (NIV)

17 Whoever loves pleasure will become poor;
whoever loves wine and olive oil will never be rich.

Proverbs Club Commentary

How much is a cup of K-Cup coffee?
How much is a cup of BuckyStars?
How much per Week? Month? Year?
What good could you do with the difference?

#loves #pleasure #poor #wine #olive_oil #never #rich

Joining The Company Of The Dead – Proverbs 21:16

Joining The Company Of The Dead
Proverbs 21:16 (NIV)

16 Whoever strays from the path of prudence
comes to rest in the company of the dead.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Narrow Path avoids the company of the dead.

#company_of_the_dead #stray #path #prudence #company #dead

Consequences Of Truth Or Falsehood – Proverbs 21:15

Consequences Of Truth Or Falsehood
Proverbs 21:15 (NIV)

15 When justice is done, it brings joy to the righteous
but terror to evildoers.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Godly rejoice in justice.
The wicked cower in fear.

#justice #done #joy #righteous #terror #evildoers