INSPIRE: Our Blog for Daily Living

March 8, 2019

Proverbs 26:22 (NLT) — 22 Rumors are dainty morsels that sink deep into one’s heart. The danger of a rumor is that it can sink as deep into one's heart as the truth. And now it takes great ... [Continue Reading]

March 7, 2019

Proverbs 26:17 (NLT) — 17 Interfering in someone else’s argument is as foolish as yanking a dog’s ears. This proverb is saying that it is foolish to interfere in someone else's argument and it is ... [Continue Reading]

March 6, 2019

Proverbs 26:12 (NLT) — 12 There is more hope for fools than for people who think they are wise. This verse seems to imply that there are degrees of foolishness just like there are different degrees ... [Continue Reading]

March 5, 2019

Proverbs 26:6 (NLT) — 6 Trusting a fool to convey a message is like cutting off one’s feet or drinking poison! Trusting  a fool to correctly convey your message is like believing you're going to be ... [Continue Reading]

March 4, 2019

Proverbs 26:1 (NLT) — 1 Honor is no more associated with fools than snow with summer or rain with harvest. There are things that just don't go well together. Snow is good but it doesn't go well ... [Continue Reading]

March 1, 2019

Proverbs 25:20 (NLT) — 20 Singing cheerful songs to a person with a heavy heart is like taking someone’s coat in cold weather or pouring vinegar in a wound. It stings. Scripture exhorts us to be ... [Continue Reading]

February 28, 2019

Proverbs 25:11 (NLT) — 11 Timely advice is lovely, like golden apples in a silver basket. I like the way the Message Bible reads >The right word at the right time is like a custom-made piece of ... [Continue Reading]

February 27, 2019

Proverbs 25:1 (NLT) — 1 These are more proverbs of Solomon, collected by the advisers of King Hezekiah of Judah. May what we do in this life continue to bring life to people after we are dead and ... [Continue Reading]

February 26, 2019

Proverbs 22:15 (NLT) — 15 A youngster’s heart is filled with foolishness, but physical discipline will drive it far away. This does away with the common thinking that we human beings are basically ... [Continue Reading]

February 25, 2019

More thoughts on Proverbs 22: Proverbs 22:7 (NLT) — 7 Just as the rich rule the poor, so the borrower is servant to the lender. Don't put yourself under someone else's power. Stay clear of debt. ... [Continue Reading]