Wisdom Comes One Bucketful at a Time

This month I am reading the book of Proverbs for my daily devotion time. There are 31 chapters in Proverbs, which makes it easy to read one each day. Today I read a verse that Hs taught me for many years. “Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water, But a man of understanding will draw it out.” ‭‭Proverbs‬ ‭20:5‬ ‭NKJV‬‬ There are some people who have deep wells of wisdom. It’s more than mere knowledge and information; it is practical wisdom for real life. Some of it was learned… Read More

How to Handle Dumb Questions

Sometimes people ask distracting questions about God in order to avoid facing truth. The Sadducees and Pharisees regularly attempted to distract Jesus from His message and His ministry. For example, in Matthew 22, They asked Jesus a random hypothetical question: “If a woman marries seven times and each husband dies; then who will be her husband in eternity?” Jesus didn’t let the question cause a detour. In fact He responded by saying: “You are in error because you do not know the Scriptures or the power of God. (Matthew 22:29 NIV) As… Read More