GOSSIP DIES WHEN IT HITS A WISE PERSON'S EARS PROVERBS 20:19 He who goes about as a slanderer reveals secrets, Therefore do not associate with a gossip. PULPIT COMMENTARY The gadding gossiper is sure to let out any secret entrusted to him; therefore, it is implied, be careful in what you say to h...
SOMETIMES YOU WIN AND SOMETIMES YOU LEARNPROVERBS 9:9 Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser: teach a just man, and he will increase in learning.MATTHEW HENRY COMMENTARY It is vain to seek the company of wicked men in the hope of doing them good; we are far more likely to be cor...
DIRECTED CONSCIOUSLY TO GOD'S SERVICEROMANS 12:1 Therefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God's mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God--this is your true and proper worship.ELLICOTT'S COMMENTARY Your bodies.—Not merely a periphrasis for “yoursel...
AIN'T NOBODY GONNA STEAL MY JOY ROMANS 12:19 Dearly beloved, avenge not yourselves, but rather give place unto wrath: for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord.ELLICOTT'S COMMENTARY Stand aside yourself as a mere spectator, and let the wrath of God have free course to acc...
THE WATERS WERE BITTER UNTIL MOSES PRAYEDEXODUS 15:25 And he cried unto the LORD; and the LORD shewed him a tree, which when he had cast into the waters, the waters were made sweet: there he made for them a statute and an ordinance, and there he proved them,BENSON COMMENTARY Moses did what they o...
THOSE ARE IN A WOFUL CONDITION WHO SET UP SINISAIAH 5:20 Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter.*Those are in a woful condition who set up sin.DEFINITION of WOE: An exclamation of judgment upo...
PROSPER3 JOHN 1:2 Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth.PULPIT COMMENTARY The apostle wishes that his earthly career may be as bright as his spiritual career is; may he have a sound body for his sound mind, and may his fortunes be ...
GOOD TOWARDS WICKED MEN DOES NOT SOFTEN THEM RATHER PROVOKES THEM TO GREATER HOSTILITYPSALM 109:4 In return for my love they act as my accusers; But I am in prayer.PULPIT COMMENTARY The tenderness and kindness of the good towards wicked men does not soften them. Rather it provokes them to greater...
Lord, I ask for your wisdom in every area of my life.JAMES 1:5 If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.MACLAREN'S EXPOSITIONS The use of this expression to indicate the greatest deficiency in the average Christ...
TRUTH SOUNDS LIKE HATE TO THOSE WHO HATE THE TRUTH*It is vain to seek the company of wicked men in the hope of doing them good; we are far more likely to be corrupted by them.PROVERBS 9:8 Reprove not a scoffer, lest he hate you: rebuke a wise man, and he will love you. DEFINITION of SCOFFER Someo...

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