wisdom

Traits of the Wise (Matthew 7:24-27)

Traits of the Wise (Matthew 7:24-27)

Proverbs presents us with several caricatures, and the most prominent ones are the wise man and the fool. So what does the life of the wise man look like when it comes to his interactions with others?

Wisdom, Might, and Riches (Jeremiah 9:23-24)

Wisdom, Might, and Riches (Jeremiah 9:23-24)

Jeremiah 9:23-24 presents us with 2 trios - one describing what we have (Wisdom, Might, and Riches), one describing what we should do with what we have (Steadfast Love, Justice, and Righteousness). We take a deep dive into the terms used and what it means to know God.

Proverbs and Jesus

Proverbs and Jesus

As part of our series of seeing how each Bible book points us to Jesus, we explore the Book of Proverbs through 2 of its major themes: Wisdom and Way.

Job and Jesus (Job 16:18-22)

Job and Jesus (Job 16:18-22)

As part of our long series exploring the themes of each Bible book and how the book points us to Jesus, we tackle Job and find at least 2 ways which the message anticipates Jesus - The Innocent Sufferer and The Advocate.

Folly's Feast (Proverbs 9:1-18)

Folly's Feast (Proverbs 9:1-18)

2 Hostesses have prepared a dinner party and given you an invitation. Which will you choose?

To Know Him (Jeremiah 9:17-24)

To Know Him (Jeremiah 9:17-24)

We all have our own idea of what a relationship with God means. But how does God Himself define what it means to KNOW HIM? Jeremiah 9 provides some key insights.

The Wisdom of the Elders (Proverbs 1:20-21)

The Wisdom of the Elders (Proverbs 1:20-21)

As we work toward a complete picture of shared leadership in the church, we first trace the function of elders in the Old Testament communities and see how important they are to a community's assurance of the establishment of wisdom and justice.