Tag Archives: Wisdom

Wise Politician?

Read – 2 Samuel 3 Focus on verse 36-37 The term “wise politician” may seem a little like an oxymoron in the current arena of American politics, however, I suspect that amidst all the corruption that is becoming evident, there … Continue reading

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Insanity…

Read – 1 Samuel 26 Focus on verse 21 I had just started working in a staff position at a small church in the Midwest. The Senior Pastor who I worked under told me at one of our staff meetings, … Continue reading

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Intelligent Fool…

Read – 1 Samuel 25 Focus on verse 37-3 Intelligence is not synonymous with wisdom. I have met people who I suspect are highly intelligent when it comes to matters of academia, but who lack wisdom in the way they … Continue reading

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Thoughtless Promises…

Read Judges 11 Focus on verse 30-31 Most of us have, at some point made a promise we later wished we had not made. If we can learn that lesson before we reach adulthood it typically makes the consequences less … Continue reading

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Effective Leadership…

Read Deuteronomy 34 Focus on verse 9 Effective leadership requires a number of characteristics, and of those required, wisdom has got to be near the top of the list. This is not to suggest that all leaders are wise, however, … Continue reading

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The Oxymoronic Life…

Read 2 Corinthians 6 Focus on verse 8-10 It is one thing to live a moronic life. If you need examples of this try looking up the Darwin Awards on google were you can find plenty of examples of people … Continue reading

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Love is Better…

Read 1 Corinthians 8 Focus on verse 2-3 When I was a child – I thought my dad was the smartest and strongest person in the world. When I got to be around sixteen or seventeen I still loved and … Continue reading

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