Get Wisdom: Go beyond the Gold!. Key verses from the Theme Devotional & Object Lessons. Life Lesson #1. The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. Proverbs 9:10. Life Lesson #2.
Key verses from the
Theme Devotional & Object Lessons
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.
How much better to get wisdom than gold, to choose understanding rather than silver! The highway of the upright avoids evil; he (she) who guards his (her) way guards his (her) life.
Reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.
A friend is always loyal, and a brother (sister) is born to help in time of need.
Proverbs 17:17, NLT
The man (woman) of integrity walks securely, but he (she) who takes crooked paths will be found out.
She sets about her work vigorously; her arms are strong for her tasks.
Honor the LORD with your wealth.
When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom.
Listen to advice and accept instruction, and in the end you will be wise.
A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
A cheerful look brings joy to the heart, and good news gives health to the bones.
He (She) who scorns instruction will pay for it, but he (she) who respects a command is rewarded.
Fear of man will prove to be a snare, but whoever trusts in the LORD is kept safe.
Give me neither poverty nor riches, but give me only my daily bread. Otherwise, I may have too much and disown you and say, “Who is the LORD?” Or I may become poor and steal, and so dishonor the name of my God.
By wisdom the LORD laid the the earth’s foundations, by understanding he set the heavens in place; by his knowledge the deeps were divided, and the clouds let drop the dew.
Make level paths for your feet and take only ways that are firm. Do not swerve to the right or the left; keep your foot from evil.
He (She) who walks with the wise grows wise, but a companion of fools suffers harm.
Always be zealous for the fear of the LORD. There is surely a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off.