Proverbs 27: 7-14….Living in your community

7. One who is full loathes honey,but to one who is hungry everything bitter is sweet.8. Like a bird that strays from its nestis a man who strays from his home.9. Oil and perfume make the heart glad,and the sweetness of a friend comes from his earnest counsel.10. Do not forsake your friend and yourContinue reading “Proverbs 27: 7-14….Living in your community”

Proverbs 23: 22-28…Pleading for listening ears..

22. Listen to your father who gave you life,and do not despise your mother when she is old.23. Buy truth, and do not sell it;buy wisdom, instruction, and understanding.24. The father of the righteous will greatly rejoice;he who fathers a wise son will be glad in him.25. Let your father and mother be glad;let herContinue reading “Proverbs 23: 22-28…Pleading for listening ears..”

Proverbs 23: 13-21…Advice to a loved son.

13. Do not withhold discipline from a child;if you strike him with a rod, he will not die.14. If you strike him with the rod,you will save his soul from Sheol.15. My son, if your heart is wise,my heart too will be glad.16. My inmost being will exultwhen your lips speak what is right.17. LetContinue reading “Proverbs 23: 13-21…Advice to a loved son.”