Tag Archives: Foolishness

Wisdom is Knowing When to Remain Silent

There is more hope for a fool     than for someone who speaks without thinking. Proverbs 29:2o (NLT) I remember watching a press conference on television many years ago. The press were gathered around the podium of the official in a … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Hosea 7

Their hair is gray,     but they don’t realize they’re old and weak. Hosea 7:9b (NLT) Earlier this summer I went waterskiing for the first time in several years. I grew up on waterskis like a fish in water. For me, … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Proverbs 16

We can make our plans,       but the LORD determines our steps. Proverbs 16:9 (NLT) I never planned to be a businessman. I never planned to live in Pella, Iowa. I never planned to be divorced, nor remarried. I never planned to … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day Proverbs 1

Therefore, they must eat the bitter fruit of living their own way,       choking on their own schemes. Proverbs 1:31 (NLT) It is said that life is wonderful teacher, and so I’ve found it to be true. Over the holidays, Wendy … Continue reading

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Chapter-a-Day 1 Kings 11

As Solomon grew older, his wives beguiled him with their alien gods and he became unfaithful—he didn't stay true to his God as his father David had done. 1 Kings 11:4 (MSG) I've watched many people as they grow older. I've … Continue reading

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