IQ Test in Psalm 111

Charles H. Spurgeon on Psalm 111:10 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom;  all those who practice it have a good understanding. His praise endures forever! Men may know and be very orthodox, they may talk and be very eloquent, they may speculate and be very profound; but the best proof of their intelligence … More IQ Test in Psalm 111

Stiff neck?

Proverbs 29:1 He who is often reproved, yet stiffens his neck, will suddenly be broken beyond healing. Steve Miller writes at the “Little Red Blog of Wisdom” I am one who is often reproved, and am tempted then to simply give up on trying to do right.  But this proverb says that if I stiffen my … More Stiff neck?

Pity the Fool

Proverbs 28:26 Whoever trusts in his own mind is a fool, but he who walks in wisdom will be delivered. Trusting in your own mind, in your own heart, is the opposite of trusting in the Lord.  Look at the contrast:  be a fool or be delivered.  Remember the words of Proverbs 3:5 and 6?  … More Pity the Fool