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Powered by 4 - March 6, 2012

 

Treasure Hunt

today's reading.
Proverbs 2:1-5    My son, if you receive my words and treasure up my commandments with you, making your ear attentive to wisdom and inclining your heart to understanding...

the blog.
Wisdom doesn't just happen. It requires ongoing action on our part. That was the primary message I took away from Proverbs 2:1-5. Here's why I say this. Did you notice all the action verbs?

• If you receive my words (vs. 1)
• Treasure up my commandments (vs. 1)
• Making your ear attentive (vs. 2)
• Inclining your heart to understand (vs. 2)
• Call out for insight (vs. 3)
• Raise your voice (vs. 3)
• eek it like silver (vs. 4)
• Search for it (vs. 4)

So what's your practice when it comes to gaining wisdom? What does seeking wisdom look like for your life? Tami W.

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