Follow What Road?

THEME: Uncharted

SERIES: Got Wisdom?

TITLE: Follow What Road?

Text:  Proverbs 1:8-30



Such strange language in the verses 8-9:

1.      Listen to your father and mother’s teaching.

2.      What is a graceful garland?  Some translations use (chains). A garland was a (victor’s crown) and the pendant was like a (medal).

What are some of the medals and garlands we can wear?

1)      “Put on the Lord Jesus Christ.”  Rom.13:14

2)      “Let your reasonableness be known to everyone.” Phil.4:5

3)      “So whatever you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do it all to the glory of God…just as I try to please everyone in everything I do, not seeking my own advantage, but that of man, that they might be saved.” I Cor.10:31,33



What kind of choices does wisdom offer us?

1.      Don’t join in the (sin of others).  Verses 10-13

2.      Don’t get involved in (evil schemes). Verses 14-16

3.      Don’t (seek vengeance). Verses 17-19

4.      Don’t turn away from (wisdom). Verses 20-22

5.      Do accept wisdom’s offer of (security). Verse 33.


NEXT WEEK:   Theme: Uncharted   Series: Got Wisdom?

Title:   Walking Partner

Scripture: Proverbs 2:1-4:19

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