Posts Tagged ‘dating’

November 18th, 2009 Focus Passage: Proverbs 14:15-18 15 Only simpletons believe everything they’re told! The prudent carefully consider their steps. 16 The wise are cautious and avoid danger; fools plunge ahead with reckless confidence. 17 Short-tempered people do foolish things, and schemers are hated. 18 Simpletons are clothed with foolishness, but the prudent are crowned [...]

October 9th, 2009 Sadie brought with her new energy to all things holiday-related.  Sometimes I feel like I need some energy in these areas.  I started out strong in my adulthood, but as the waves of time continually crashed upon the shores of my life, I reached a point where my holiday-savviness had seen better [...]

December 15th, 2008 Focus Text: Proverbs 10: 19 (NLT) 19 Too much talk leads to sin.       Be sensible and keep your mouth shut.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead When Laura and I first became interested in each other, I had a feeling that it was going to be more than just a shallow [...]

November 7th, 2008 Focus Text: Proverbs 8: 17 (NLT) 17 “I love all who love me.       Those who search will surely find me.”   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead Love.  Makes us crazy.  Makes the world go round.  Makes our stomach churn.  Makes us angry.  Makes us blind.   There are many cultural colloquialisms [...]

October 20th, 2008 Focus Text: Proverbs 6: 20-21 (NLT)  20 My son, obey your father’s commands,       and don’t neglect your mother’s instruction.  21 Keep their words always in your heart.       Tie them around your neck.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead My little girl is the joy of my life.  She is the reflection of [...]

October 6th, 2008 Focus Text: Proverbs 5: 3-6 (NLT)  3 For the lips of an immoral woman are as sweet as honey,       and her mouth is smoother than oil.  4 But in the end she is as bitter as poison,       as dangerous as a double-edged sword.  5 Her feet go down to death;       her steps lead straight to [...]

September 30th, 2008 Focus Text: Proverbs 4: 23 (NLT) 23 Guard your heart above all else,       for it determines the course of your life.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead It is an incredible coincidence, if not an eerie one, that today’s passage is Proverbs 4:23.  Why?  Well, because this is a verse that [...]