Tag Archives: cause and effect

The Pride Paradox

A man’s pride will bring him low, but the humble in spirit will retain honor (Proverbs 29:23). Continue reading

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Discipline or Disgrace?

To discipline and reprimand a child produces wisdom, but a mother is disgraced by an undisciplined child (Proverbs 29:15, New Living Translation). Continue reading

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Get Rich Quick? Not so Fast

A faithful man will abound with blessings, but he who hastens to be rich will not go unpunished (Proverbs 28:20). Continue reading

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The Debt Trap

The rich rules over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender (Proverbs 22:7). Continue reading

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A Good Word Makes It Glad

Anxiety in the heart of man causes depression, but a good word makes it glad (Proverbs 12:25). Continue reading

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The Fear of the Wicked Will Come Upon Him…

The wicked can, in moments of fear, see where their actions are taking them, but if they don’t change their ways, they will end up where they feared. Continue reading

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Slacker=Lacker

A little sleep, a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to rest; so your poverty will come like a prowler, and your want like an armed man (Proverbs 24:33-34). Continue reading

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