September 10, 2023

God’s Wisdom for this world: Communication and Caution

Passage: Selections from Proverbs
Service Type:

Singing: Ps. 23
Ten Words of the Covenant
Singing: Ps. 5: 1-4
Reading: Selections of Proverbs
Singing: Ps. 101: 1,2,4,5
Text: Selections of Proverbs
God’s Wisdom for this world: Communication and
1. Facing the temptations,
2. Pulling up the roots,
3. Enjoying the fruits.
Singing: Ps. 141: 1-4
Singing: Hy. 81

Proverbs on Communication & Caution:
1. Proverbs 10:8: "The wise of heart will receive commandments,
but a babbling fool will come to ruin."
2. Proverbs 11:13: "Whoever goes about slandering reveals
secrets, but he who is trustworthy in spirit keeps a thing
3. Proverbs 12:18: "There is one whose rash words are like sword
thrusts, but the tongue of the wise brings healing."
4. Proverbs 13:3: "Whoever guards his mouth preserves his life;
he who opens wide his lips comes to ruin."
5. Proverbs 15:4: "A gentle tongue is a tree of life, but
perverseness in it breaks the spirit."
6. Proverbs 16:27: "A worthless man plots evil, and his speech is
like a scorching fire."
7. Proverbs 16:28: "A dishonest man spreads strife, and a
whisperer separates close friends."
8. Proverbs 17:9: "Whoever covers an offense seeks love, but he
who repeats a matter separates close friends."
9. Proverbs 18:13: "If one gives an answer before he hears, it is
his folly and shame."
10. Proverbs 18:21: "Death and life are in the power of the
tongue, and those who love it will eat its fruits."
11. Proverbs 20:19: "Whoever goes about slandering reveals
secrets; therefore do not associate with a simple babbler."
12. Proverbs 26:20-22: "For lack of wood the fire goes out, and
where there is no whisperer, quarreling ceases. As charcoal to
hot embers and wood to fire, so is a quarrelsome man for
kindling strife. The words of a whisperer are like delicious
morsels; they go down into the inner parts of the body."