January 17, 2021

Wisdom

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“Wisdom”
Proverbs 1:1-9

Wisdom

In what area of life do you need to grow in wisdom?

“The fear (awe) of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge (wisdom)…” –Proverbs 1:7

Wisdom comes from God through the awe of God.

Proverbs 1

Wisdom is…
1. Making right choices when there are no clear moral rules

“To know wisdom and instruction..”  –Proverbs 1:2

2. Gained by walking with the wise

“Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm.”  –Proverbs 13:20

3. Learning from one’s mistakes 

“Like a dog that returns to his vomit is a fool who repeats his folly.”  –Proverbs 26:11

4. Suffering that God allows

“My son, do not despise the Lord’s discipline or be weary of his reproof…”  –Proverbs 3:11

In what area of life do you need to grow in wisdom?

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