Your Words, Prov 18:8

Solomon gave you some practical instructions in Proverbs to help you choose your words.  We’re going to discuss four negative references and 3 positive references to these in Proverbs.  Hopefully, these will help you choose your words wisely and carefully. Negative References Concerning Your Words Gossipy – Prov 18:8; 26:22. ...

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The Strange Woman, Prov 2:16-19

We will discuss the women in Proverbs this week.  There are thirteen different women in Proverbs.  Of these, 9 are bad women and 4 are good women.  According to these numbers, Solomon deals twice as much with bad women as he does with good women.  Today we will study the...

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A Flattering Backbiting Tongue, Ps 5:9

We have been studying the tongue.  According to Jas 3:8 it is an unruly evil.  Today, we are going to study the flattering, backbiting, piercing tongue.  Notice the unruly evil of a: Flattering tongue – Ps 5:9 – “they flatter with their tongue.”  Don’t flatter others.  God despises the use...

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Watch Your Lips, Prov 17:7

Your lips are the gate keepers of your mouth.  They can either let bad and untoward things come forth from your mouth or they can be used to bring forth good and beneficial things.  Therefore, you need to watch your lips.  There are many different kinds of lips that we...

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An Adulterous Woman Lev. 20:10

An Adulterous Woman Lev 20:10 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Often when the subject of adultery is preached, the pastor gets on the men about committing this sin.  But today we are going to have fair balance.  This lesson is about the adulterous woman, exclusively.  There have been incidences of adultery...

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Help, Lord Ps. 12

Help, Lord Ps. 12 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Help, Lord Psalm 12 Help, Lord. David probably had personal experience with the things written in this psalm. As we walk in the world around us, we too experience these things. This passage has a Tribulation context, yet we can be helped by...

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A Blessing Counted A Curse, Prov 27:14

A Blessing Counted A Curse Prov. 27:14 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Prov 27:14 says, “He that blesseth his friend with a loud voice, rising early in the morning, it shall be counted a curse to him.” The motive for a man, who rises early to bless his friend with a loud voice, is...

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The Tongue an Unruly Evil Jas 3:8

The Tongue an Unruly Evil Jas 3:8 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO The Bible describes all kinds of tongues.  Today we are studying tongues that are an unruly evil.  Notice the unruly evil of a: Crafty tongue – Job 15:5 – “thou choosest the tongue of the crafty.” This tongue is similar...

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Flattery

Flattery Ps.12:1-4   Flattery is the act of praising someone. The sincerely of this act is what determines its worth. This verse states that when done in this way it is vanity, or worthless. Often we flatter someone because you want something from them, the Bible has a lot to...

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Favorable Rebuke Prov. 28: 23

Favorable Rebuke Prov. 28: 23 CLICK TITLE FOR AUDIO Prov 28:23 shows you that flattery will give you favor right now whereas rebuke will give you favor later – and there will be more favor with rebuke than there will be with flattery. We don’t often give counsel on how to...

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