Apply Your Ears And Heart – Proverbs 23:12

Apply Your Ears And Heart
Proverbs 23:12

12 Apply your heart to instruction
and your ears to words of knowledge.

PCDC Commentary

Gather relevant information
and commit to administer it.

Prepare Your Children For Adulthood – Proverbs 22:6

Prepare Your Children For Adulthood
Proverbs 22:6

6 Start children off on the way they should go,
and even when they are old they will not turn from it.

PCDC Commentary

There is no formula here.
Study your children.
Teach them good from evil.
Show them how to help others.

Concentrate on their strengths
while improving their weaknesses.
They will be prepared
to walk in the way of the Lord.

Ill Gotten Booty – Proverbs 21:6

Ill Gotten Booty
Proverbs 21:6

6 A fortune made by a lying tongue
is a fleeting vapor and a deadly snare.

PCDC Commentary

A liar’s wealth is transitory and pernicious.

Claims Versus Realization – Proverbs 20:6

Claims Versus Realization
Proverbs 20:6

6 Many claim to have unfailing love,
but a faithful person who can find?

PCDC Commentary

Although often pledged,
fidelity is rarely found.

Rulers And Gift Givers – Proverbs 19:6

Rulers And Gift Givers
Proverbs 19:6

6 Many curry favor with a ruler,
and everyone is the friend of one who gives gifts.

PCDC Commentary

Wealth and power attract many friends.