Posted on April 27, 2012
Proverbial Pensées, Part 29 of 31
Learn by your mistakes, otherwise there is a point of no return (Prov 29:1).
Words of praise must be carefully weighed (Prov 29:5).
Integrity exacts a heavy price tag (Prov 29:10).
The foolish and wicked are easily identified (Prov 29:7-9, 11).
Disciplined children are a great reward (Prov 29:15; 17).
What God reveals is good for us because boundaries are good for us (Prov 29:18).
Consequence management yields high productivity (Prov 29:19; 21).
Calculated speech is precious (Prov 29:20).
Self-aggrandizement yields shame whereas meekness promotes honor (Prov 29:23).
Seeking God’s favor is the only kind that counts (Prov 29:26).
Oil and water; the righteous and the wicked (Prov. 29:27).