We begin Proverbs again today in our Spoken Word Bible Reading Plan. This Book, and the nuggets of pure gold hidden in it, are so clear and powerful, WHEN we put them into practice! That means, as James encouraged us in James 1:2, we must DO the Word we hear in order to have the results that God Himself intends for the Word to have! AMEN! Here is Proverbs 1 from the Amplified Bible:
Now I want to share the same Proverb from The Passion Translation. Using different translations is a great way to meditate the Word as Joshua 1:9 AMP tells us to do! Meditation gets the Word inside of us like no other form of study can! I realize that this will make the blog a long one, but you ARE here because you love and desire the Word of God, right? I have underlined some of the portions that I particularly like today!
AMEN! Everyone likes to quote: "The Truth will set you free." (John 8:31-32) But the reality is that the verse actually tells us that it is the TRUTH we KNOW that will set us free, and, as long as we continue knowing, we will continue in freedom! AMEN! Here is Hillsong Young and Free with "Peace":
Shalom in Him!