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Self-Assurance Or Scriptural Insurance – Proverbs 28:26

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Self-Assurance Or Scriptural Insurance
Proverbs 28:26 (NIV)

26 Those who trust in themselves are fools,
but those who walk in wisdom are kept safe.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The Godless are self-confident.
The Righteous trust the scriptures.

#those #trust #themselves #fools #walk #wisdom #kept #safe

Living By Competition Or Cooperation – Proverbs 28:25

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Living By Competition Or Cooperation
Proverbs 28:25 (NIV)

25 The greedy stir up conflict,
but those who trust in the Lord will prosper.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Competition harms competitors.
Cooperation strengthens all involved.
You get to choose to be Greedy or Godly.

#greedy #stir #conflict #trust #Lord #prosper

Partner Of The Destroyer – Proverbs 28:24

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Partner Of The Destroyer
Proverbs 28:24 (NIV)

24 Whoever robs their father or mother
and says, “It’s not wrong,”
is partner to one who destroys.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Get off your evil path before joining the destroyer.
Robbing your parents breaks
both the 5th and 8th commandments.

“Honor your father and your mother,
so that you may live long in the land
the Lord your God is giving you.”
Exodus 20:12 (NIV)

“You shall not steal.”
Exodus 20:15 (NIV)

#whoever #robs #father #mother #says #not #wrong #partner #destroys

Rebuke Versus Flattery – Proverbs 28:23

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Rebuke Versus Flattery
Proverbs 28:23 (NIV)

23 Whoever rebukes a person will in the end gain favor
rather than one who has a flattering tongue.

Proverbs Club Commentary

A warranted reprimand should be appreciated, eventually.
Flattery is temporary and not beneficial.

#whoever #rebukes #person #gain #favor #flattering #tongue

The Stingy Receive Poverty – Proverbs 28:22

The Stingy Receive Poverty
Proverbs 28:22 (NIV)

22 The stingy are eager to get rich
and are unaware that poverty awaits them.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Avarice births poverty, not wealth.
Be generous with your currency and prosper.

#stingy #eager #rich #unaware #poverty #awaits