Remember His Sacrifice Every Day
April 6, 2015 – 8:00 am | 2 Comments

Written by Trophy of Grace
“When we were utterly helpless, Christ came at just the right time and died for us sinners. Now, most people would not be willing to die for an upright person, though …

Read the full story »
Dating God’s Way

The decision to date should be by divine appointment, as we allow our heavenly Father to choose who will be spending this special time with His daughters. Learn how to let God make all the arrangements, so you can enjoy the blessings of being in His will!

Get Anonymous Advice NOW!

We’re here to give you advice based on the truth of God’s Word and our life experiences. Please feel free to ask any question you’d like. We want to serve you.

Meet the Women of WeUsed2bu

Collectively, we’ve lived through many of the same experiences that teenagers and young women may go through at some point in their own lives. Read our stories..

Recent Questions & Answers

Here you will find a list of all the questions we’ve received and their answers. May you be led to the article that will help minister to you in your own circumstances.

Tools 4 Building Your Faith

Power-up your walk with God as you read Christian living articles that inform, strengthen and inspire. Equip yourself with the truth of God’s word!

Home » Tools 4 Building Your Faith

31 Day Series On The Book of Proverbs on WeUsed2bu’s Fb Page

Submitted by on September 30, 2012 – 9:00 amNo Comment

When the Lord appointed Solomon as king he visited him in a dream and said, “What do you want? Ask, and I will give it to you!” Solomon humbly saw the need for greater wisdom to rule and lead God’s people so instead of riches or a long life he asked God for wisdom to govern His people. Solomon desired to have an understanding heart and to know the difference between right and wrong. This greatly pleased our Lord so He gave him the desire of his heart. King Solomon had a wise and understanding heart such as no one else has had or ever will have. (1 Kings 3:5-15)

King Solomon wrote about 90% of the book of Proverbs. The book of Proverbs is full of wise counsel, instruction, direction, and correction for our daily lives.  Proverbs 1:1-4 says that the book of Proverbs serves to;

• Help them understand the insights of the wise.

• Teach people to live disciplined and successful lives

• Help them do what is right, just, and fair.

• Give insight to the simple

• Give knowledge and discernment to the young

Here’s what the Tyndale Discover God Study Bible, New Living Translation has to say in it’s overview of the book of Proverbs:

The purpose of the book of Proverbs is to impart skills for living wisely in a fallen world. One of the biggest differences between biblical and modern society is the status of those considered to be wise. Today, it is seen as more important to be wealthy, smart, popular, or widely known than to be wise. Perhaps the reason wisdom appears to be largely absent from modern culture is because the very source of wisdom is missing: the fear of the Lord.

Proverbs exist as a testimony to the belief around God’s people that success in life comes from fearing the Lord, and that skill in living can be taught and transffered from one generation to the next. The most important concept in the book is the Hebrew idea of “skill”. This term was used in a variety of ways, such as describing the excellence necessary to sew the high priest’s garments (Exodus 28:3), build the Tabernalce (Exodus 31:3), govern a nation (1 Kings 4:29), and live life (Proverbs 2:2). The skill of living learned in context of a reverence for God-this is the heart of biblical wisdom.

WeUsed2bu Facebook ministry 31 days of proverbs

There is so much wisdom to be learned from sitting at God’s feet through all that he revealed in the book of Proverbs. Therefore for the next 31 days we are going to share verses from the book of Proverbs daily on our Facebook Page. We will focus on a chapter a day, sharing some verses from that chapter through out the day along with words of encourgements and biblical commentaries.

We encourage you to use the book of Proverbs as one of your daily devotionals. There are 31 chapters, so it’s perfect for a daily reading. If you find your translation of the bible difficult to understand the proverbs, then go to www.biblegateway.com and put in the chapter and switch back and forth between your favorite translations to get a clearer understanding.

Follow us on Facebook and feel free to comment on what God showed you in your proverb devotional for the day. Our Facebook url address is www.facebook.com/weused2bu . We look forward to growing with you this month through the book of proverbs.

In closing I leave with some nuggets of wisdom from the book of Proverbs:

“Guard your heart above all else, for it determines the course of your life.” Proverbs 4:23

“Tune your ears to wisdom, and concentrate on understanding. Cry out for insight, and ask for understanding. Search for them as you would for silver; seek them like hidden treasures. Then you will understand what it means to fear the Lord, and you will gain knowledge of God.” Proverbs 2:2-5

“Honor the Lord with your wealth and with the best part of everything you produce. Then He will fill your barns with grain, and your vats will overflow with good wine.” Proverbs 3:9-10

“All who fear the Lord will hate evil. Therefore, I hate pride and arrogance, corruption and perverse speech.” Proverbs 8:13

“So don’t bother correcting mockers; they will only hate you. But correct the wise, and they will love you. Instruct the wise, and they will be even wiser. Teach the righteous, and they will learn even more.” Proverbs 9: 8-9

Fear of the Lord is the foundation of wisdom. Knowledge of the Holy One results in good judgment.” Proverbs 9:10

“A fool is quick-tempered, but a wise person stays clam when insulted.” Proverbs 12:16

“Those who control their tongue will have a long-life; opening your mouth can ruin everything.” Proverbs 13:3

 

Click Trophy of Grace’s photo to read her story

Sincerely,

Lisa Colon aka Trophy of Grace

Founder of WeUsed2bu Ministries

 

Leave a comment!

Add your comment below, or trackback from your own site. You can also subscribe to these comments via RSS.

Be nice. Keep it clean. Stay on topic. No spam.

You can use these tags:
<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

This is a Gravatar-enabled weblog. To get your own globally-recognized-avatar, please register at Gravatar.

CAPTCHA Image
*

  • chica loca download originala
  • clubbed to death 2 download mp3
  • avec ou chicco mp3 download
  • chris brown uh oh download
  • chilly willy theme song download
  • bog te ljubi free download
  • automatically download pictures outlook 2010
  • bir AYey olmuAY download
  • aircrack ng free download for windows 7
  • bo go around mp3 download
  • 2 broke girls s02e01 download
  • 12 tales online download
  • 25 la nostra storia download
  • automatically download link html
  • cessna nav iii g1000 trainer download
  • canon pixma mp600 download software
  • arinjirunnilla njan song download
  • beauty and the briefcase download swesub
  • championship manager 01 02 download em portugues
  • ben 10 download kostenlos
  • aplicatii lg kp501 download
  • 17 filles download nl subs
  • apple chancery font download pc
  • canon lide 90 download driver
  • besplatan download za mobilni
  • andrada esti baiatul potrivit download fisierul meu
  • cleveland state university logo download
  • best of placido domingo download
  • big gang 2 album download
  • battleship download movie 2012
  • besplatan download stranih filmova bez registracije
  • auto mapa download 6.8
  • can't download pga tour app
  • blue balloon mp3 download
  • bondhu aila amar ghor download mp3
  • christina grimmie album download find me
  • black book of seduction download
  • 2fort minecraft map download
  • bob sinclar songs download
  • bandmaster online game download
  • avantgarde lt bold font download
  • canon mp550 software download mac
  • cars 2 1080p ita download
  • bA?lent ersoy Aile bA?lbA?lA?m download
  • asus a7n8x x lan drivers download
  • bassi maestro discografia completa download
  • automatically download missing album artwork itunes
  • acer a500 wont download update
  • blackberry 8700 handbuch download
  • android download kann nicht abgebrochen werden
  • adobe reader pro x download free
  • aircrack ng download free windows
  • canon mp640 driver download
  • can download malicious software removal tool
  • chimera hunt game mode download
  • claudia si alessio download album