Posts Tagged ‘joy’

July 6th, 2009 Someone this past weekend commented to me in good fun that they are enjoying my musings over fatherhood and Sadie, but that they are also looking forward to our return to Proverbs.  All in good time, my friends!  I guarantee that we shall continue that sojourn soon; but again, I can’t help [...]

June 1st, 2009  Focus Text: Proverbs 14:13 (NLT) 13 Laughter can conceal a heavy heart,       but when the laughter ends, the grief remains.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead At first glance, this particular passage can be a bit unnerving.  Why?  Because we love to champion the verses of scripture that deal with the [...]

January 27th, 2009 Focus Text: Proverbs 11: 23 (NLT) 23 The godly can look forward to a reward,       while the wicked can expect only judgment.   Stop Here and Reflect Before Reading Ahead My childhood was filled with love and happiness.  My parents worked extremely hard to provide a home that was safe and secure.  I [...]