Posts Tagged ‘hard work’

March 19th, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 13: 4 (NLT)  4 Lazy people want much but get little,       but those who work hard will prosper.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead Laziness is another topic that repeatedly resurfaces in the book of Proverbs.  At first glance, it would appear that Solomon has no leg to [...]

March 12th, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 12: 27 (NLT) 27 Lazy people don’t even cook the game they catch,       but the diligent make use of everything they find.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead We often equate laziness with the simple act of refusing to work, but in actuality, it’s much more complicated than [...]

December 22nd, 2008 Focus Text: Proverbs 10: 26 (NLT) 26 Lazy people irritate their employers,       like vinegar to the teeth or smoke in the eyes.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead I often speak of my upbringing because it has so vastly affected who I am today as an adult.  I was blessed beyond [...]