Becoming wise ; being transformed into the bride of Christ

In Proverbs chapter 31 from verse 10 through to the end of the book it talks about The Radiant Bride. It is a picture of the perfect bride, or a virtuous woman but it is also a picture of the end-time victorious bride of Jesus Christ. It says (reading from The Passion Translation); as the … Continue reading Becoming wise ; being transformed into the bride of Christ

Growing in wisdom

Making decisions can be hard sometimes. Just the other night my husband and I were lucky enough to sneak away for a couple of hours without the children in tow and we decided to go out for a nice meal together. The thing was we both could not decide where to go and eat. Sounds … Continue reading Growing in wisdom

Learning to speak wisdom to ourselves

Anxious fear brings depression, but a life-giving word of encouragement can do wonders to restore joy to the heart. Lovers of God give good advice to their friends, but the counsel of the wicked will lead them astray. Proverbs 12: 25-26 TPT The foot note for this verse at the bottom of the page said … Continue reading Learning to speak wisdom to ourselves

Learning to speak wisely

If you shrug off an insult and refuse to take offense, you demonstrate discretion indeed. But the fool has a short fuse and will immediately let you know when he's offended. Proverbs 12:16 TPT Sometimes this is an incredibly hard thing to do, just shrugging off an insult or unkind words that somebody may have … Continue reading Learning to speak wisely

Wisdom means being teachable

For there is great satisfaction in speaking the truth, and hard work brings blessings back to you. A fool is in love with his own opinion, but wisdom means being teachable. Proverbs 13: 14-15 TPT The thing that jumped out to me in this passage in Proverbs is that wisdom means being teachable.  My understanding … Continue reading Wisdom means being teachable