Godly Wisdom for Life’s Decisions

Sunday, June 7 Godly Wisdom for Life’s Decisions Proverbs 1:1-4, 7-8, 10-11, 20-22, 32-33 NRSV But those who listen to me will be secure and will live at ease, without dread of disaster.  Proverbs 1:33 We learned as children that listening skills were key to our...

Prize Wisdom and Insight

Saturday, June 6 Prize Wisdom and Insight Proverbs 4:1-9 NRSV Do not forsake her, and she will keep you; love her, and she will guard you.  Proverbs 4:6 We can only expect as much wisdom from the experiences of life as we are willing to learn from them....

Vast Scope of Solomon’s Wisdom

Friday, June 5 Vast Scope of Solomon’s Wisdom 1 Kings 4:29-34 NRSV People came from all the nations to hear the wisdom of Solomon; they came from all the kings of the earth who had heard of his wisdom.  1 Kings 4:34 Our gifts will create a space for us to serve, when...

Violence Not a Wise Choice

Thursday, June 4 Violence Not a Wise Choice Matthew 26:47-52 NRSV Then Jesus said to him, “Put your sword back into its place; for all who take the sword will perish by the sword.”  Matthew 26:52 It is far more powerful and transformative to let love live through...

Learning the Fear of the Lord

Wednesday, June 3 Learning the Fear of the Lord Psalm 34: 11-18 NRSV Depart from evil, and do good; seek peace, and pursue it.  Psalm 34:14 Prayer: God, help us to live in peace with the world around us. Strengthen us to walk away from everything that does not give us...

Parents Joyfully Pass on the Faith

Tuesday, June 2 Parents Joyfully Pass on the Faith 2 Timothy 1:3-9a NRSV For this reason I remind you to rekindle the gift of God that is within you through the laying on of my hands;  2 Timothy 1:6 Models of faith given by of our ancestors can provide answers and...