Time passes by so quickly and before we know it, the holidays will be upon us and then the new year. I have joked time and time again that when the year 2000 came it did not bring destruction of technology that everyone was expecting, but it did cause a shift in the fabric of time causing it to move faster. When I think about where I was just a few short years ago I…"Dream a little dream, but have a BIG vision"
It’s been a long day, your hot and you just want to get home and take off your sandals and prop your feet up; then it happens, of all days there is a “Camel Jam”. The intersection is blocked because someone’s camel decided to stop and lay down in the middle of the road. Who knows what actually happened maybe someone got hurt, maybe there is something that you could do to help, but instead…"How you act in a "Camel Jam" says a lot about you."
Proverbs 2:1-5 (The Message) Good friend, take to heart what I’m telling you; collect my counsels and guard them with your life. Tune your ears to the world of Wisdom; set your heart on a life of Understanding. That’s right—if you make Insight your priority, and won’t take no for an answer, Searching for it like a prospector panning for gold, like an adventurer on a treasure hunt, Believe me, before you know it Fear-of-God…"Make Insight Your Priority Proverbs 2:1-5"
Proverbs 1:20-24 (The Message) Lady Wisdom goes out in the street and shouts. At the town center she makes her speech. In the middle of the traffic she takes her stand. At the busiest corner she calls out: “Simpletons! How long will you wallow in ignorance? Cynics! How long will you feed your cynicism? Idiots! How long will you refuse to learn? About face! I can revise your life. Look, I’m ready to pour out…"Don't be Foolish;Seek Wisdom Proverbs 1:20-24"
According to www.grammer.com, the definition of a proverb is: A short, pithy statement of a general truth, one that condenses common experience into memorable form. Or, as defined by Miguel de Cervantes, “a short sentence based on long experience.” For Soloman the last comment would be very true’ as he was known to be a wise man and he had a lot of experience dealing with the ways of people and the world. I find…"A Manual for Living Proverbs 1:1-6 (The Message)"