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Honest Leader Or Repressive Leader – Proverbs 28:16

Honest Leader Or Repressive Leader
Proverbs 28:16 (NIV)

16 A tyrannical ruler practices extortion,
but one who hates ill-gotten gain
will enjoy a long reign.

Proverbs Club Commentary

A righteous leader is appreciated for years;
An oppressive leader, not at all.

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Wicked Ruler, Helpless People – Proverbs 28:15

Wicked Ruler, Helpless People
Proverbs 28:15 (NIV)

15 Like a roaring lion or a charging bear
is a wicked ruler over a helpless people.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Stop being helpless.
Pray. Act.
Rinse and Repeat as Needed.
Celebrate.

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Revere God Or Suffer Woe – Proverbs 28:14

Revere God Or Suffer Woe
Proverbs 28:14 (NIV)

14 Blessed is the one who always trembles before God,
but whoever hardens their heart falls into trouble.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge,
but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Proverbs 1:7 (NIV)

Searching For Mercy? – Proverbs 28:13

Searching For Mercy?
Proverbs 28:13 (NIV)

13 Whoever conceals their sins does not prosper,
but the one who confesses and renounces them finds mercy.

Proverbs Club Commentary
Let us then approach God’s throne of grace
with confidence, so that we may receive mercy
and find grace to help us in our time of need.
Hebrews 4:16 (NIV)

Elation Or Hiding – Proverbs 28:12

Elation Or Hiding
Proverbs 28:12 (NIV)

12 When the righteous triumph, there is great elation;
but when the wicked rise to power, people go into hiding.

Proverbs Club Commentary
A Godly ruler excites the citizenry.
A Wicked ruler repels them.