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Avoid The Flatterer – Proverbs 29:5

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Avoid The Flatterer
Proverbs 29:5 (NIV)

5) Those who flatter their neighbors
are spreading nets for their feet.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Flattery feeds personal vanity and sets a trap for its victim.
Ignore both the flatterer and the flattery.

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Justice Preserves Nations – Proverbs 29:4

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Justice Preserves Nations
Proverbs 29:4 (NIV)

4) By justice a king gives a country stability,
but those who are greedy for bribes tear it down.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Justice is the bulwark of society and culture.
Bribes and greed will raze that bulwark.

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Loving Wisdom Or Prostitutes – Proverbs 29:3

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Loving Wisdom Or Prostitutes
Proverbs 29:3 (NIV)

3) A man who loves wisdom brings joy to his father,
but a companion of prostitutes squanders his wealth.

Proverbs Club Commentary

A wise son, on the Narrow Path, honors his parents.
A foolish son wastes his time and treasure on foolish endeavors.

#man #loves #wisdom #brings #joy #father #companion #prostitutes #squanders #wealth

Vote To Rejoice Or Groan – Proverbs 29:2

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Vote To Rejoice Or Groan
Proverbs 29:2 (NIV)

2) When the righteous thrive, the people rejoice;
when the wicked rule, the people groan.

Proverbs Club Commentary

The rulers make the people rejoice or groan.
Choose wisely.

#when #righteous #thrive #people #rejoice #wicked #rule #groan

Respect Reprimand Or Suffer – The Consequences Proverbs 29:1

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Respect Reprimand Or Suffer The Consequences
Proverbs 29:1 (NIV)

1) Whoever remains stiff-necked after many rebukes
will suddenly be destroyed—without remedy.

Proverbs Club Commentary

Pride is the original sin.
Rejecting many warnings leads to total destruction.

#pride #whoever #remains #stiff-necked #many #rebukes #suddenly #destroyed #without #remedy