Daily Devotions

August 21

Proverbs 15:1-4

King James Version (KJV)

15 A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.

2 The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright: but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness.

3 The eyes of the Lord are in every place, beholding the evil and the good.

4 A wholesome tongue is a tree of life: but perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit.

Proverbs 10:12

King James Version (KJV)

12 Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins.

 

These [verses] carry such a message for the Christian growing in the Lord.

August 19

Proverbs 1:7

King James Version (KJV)

7 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.

Proverbs 2:6

King James Version (KJV)

6 For the Lord giveth wisdom: out of his mouth cometh knowledge and understanding.

Proverbs 3:3

King James Version (KJV)

3 Let not mercy and truth forsake thee: bind them about thy neck; write them upon the table of thine heart:

Proverbs 3:5-6

King James Version (KJV)

5 Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.

6 In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.

Proverbs 4:12

King James Version (KJV)

12 When thou goest, thy steps shall not be straitened; and when thou runnest, thou shalt not stumble.

Proverbs 16:9

King James Version (KJV)

9 A man’s heart deviseth his way: but the Lord directeth his steps.

Proverbs 21:23

King James Version (KJV)

23 Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles.

August 18

Proverbs 29:18

King James Version (KJV)

18 Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he.

This Country

 

 

Proverbs 30:5

King James Version (KJV)

5 Every word of God is pure: he is a shield unto them that put their trust in him.

Mine

 

Proverbs 30:6

King James Version (KJV)

6 Add thou not unto his words, lest he reprove thee, and thou be found a liar.

Cults

August 17

Proverbs 18:22

King James Version (KJV)

22 Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing, and obtaineth favour of the Lord.

Proverbs 19:14

King James Version (KJV)

14 House and riches are the inheritance of fathers: and a prudent wife is from the Lord.

How a wife can be a blessing to her husband.

August 14

Proverbs 3:5-6

King James Version (KJV)

5 Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.

6 In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.

 

What a blessing to know “He will direct thy paths.” This is a section of Scripture I like to give to graduates.