Menu. Creating an account allows you to access more features and content such as: Reading the Bible is rewarding, and these plans make it easy! Proverbs 14. Verse Thoughts. 34 God-devotion makes a country strong;    God-avoidance leaves people weak. 5 A true witness never lies;    a false witness makes a business of it. Take notes, highlights, and favorites to share or document personal thoughts. Proverbs 14:3. Proverbs 14:20. Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson, You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. 30 A sound mind makes for a robust body,    but runaway emotions corrode the bones. 28 The mark of a good leader is loyal followers;    leadership is nothing without a following. The wisdom of the wise keeps life on track; the foolishness of fools lands them in the ditch. 16 The wise watch their steps and avoid evil;    fools are headstrong and reckless. Begin reading God's Word ad-free with instant access to your new online study library. The king’s favor is toward a servant who acts wisely, But his anger is toward him who acts shamefully. The protection against bad decisions is to identify a large number of wise men to help Lady Wisdom is at home in an understanding heart—. Frivolous talk provokes a derisive smile; a good harvest requires a strong ox for the plow. Citizens » Rights of Kings » When good » Favor the wise Servants » Wise servants Shame » Those that cause shame Wrath » The king’s wrath. 18 Foolish dreamers live in a world of illusion;    wise realists plant their feet on the ground. A king’s wrath is a messenger of death, and a wise man will appease it. I believe a family's morals are directed by the mother. Those who follow the right path fear the LORD; those who take the wrong path despise him. but compassion for the poor—what a blessing! 3 Frivolous talk provokes a derisive smile; wise speech evokes nothing but respect. 31 You insult your Maker when you exploit the powerless;    when you’re kind to the poor, you honor God. 2 A good man b obtains favor from the L ord, but a man of evil devices he condemns. In the word picture used here, the rod of correction is made of the fool’s pride, and it comes from his own mouth. the prudent sift and weigh every word. 2 An honest life shows respect for God; a degenerate life is a slap in his face. Read verse in The Message Bible Lady Wisdom builds a lovely home; Sir Fool comes along and tears it down brick by brick. 26 The Fear-of-God builds up confidence,    and makes a world safe for your children. An honest life shows respect for God; a degenerate The gullible believe anything they’re told; The wise watch their steps and avoid evil; The hotheaded do things they’ll later regret; Foolish dreamers live in a world of illusion; wise realists plant their feet on the ground. the integrity of good people creates a safe place for living. Read verse in New International Version 8 The wisdom of the wise keeps life on track;    the foolishness of fools lands them in the ditch. when you’re kind to the poor, you honor God. 18 Now the birth of Jesus Christ happened this way. Eventually, evil will pay tribute to good; the wicked will respect God-loyal people. But the silly woman destroys her home with her own hands. Proverbs 14. but all that laughter will end in heartbreak. Advance your knowledge of Scripture with this resource library of over 40 reference books, including commentaries and Study Bible notes. Want more information about Bible Gateway Plus? 32 The evil of bad people leaves them out in the cold;    the integrity of good people creates a safe place for living. 2 He who walks in his uprightness fears the LORD, But he who is devious in his ways despises Him. Try it free for 30 days. You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. but all that laughter will end in heartbreak. 3 In the mouth of the foolish is a rod for his back, But the lips of the wise will protect them. Enter your credit card information to ensure uninterrupted service following your free trial. 6 Cynics look high and low for wisdom—and never find it;    the open-minded find it right on their doorstep! 7 Escape quickly from the company of fools;    they’re a waste of your time, a waste of your words. Flip to chapter 14 … i. Sir Fool comes along and tears it down brick by brick. Read and study Proverbs 14 in the The Message. It’s criminal to ignore a neighbor in need. While his mother Mary was engaged to Joseph, but before they came together, 12 she was found to be pregnant through the Holy Spirit. Hello! Proverbs 14:29 Slowness to anger makes for deep understanding; a quick-tempered person stockpiles stupidity. 17 The hotheaded do things they’ll later regret; the coldhearted get the cold shoulder. Sure, those people appear to be having a good time. 20 An unlucky loser is shunned by all,    but everyone loves a winner. 14 Lady Wisdom builds a lovely home; Sir Fool comes along and tears it down brick by brick. Preached at / Published Life BPC 8 am Service, 2003-08-10. Solomon was a wise son who paid attention to his father David. Proverbs 14:12. Jun 9, 2016 - You insult your Maker when you exploit the powerless; when you’re kind to the poor, you honor God. My family and I watched the National Day Parade on TV last night, and I think it was by far the grandest one we have ever had. 2 An honest life shows respect for GOD; a degenerate life is a slap in his face. Text: Proverbs 14:34. 4 No cattle, no crops;    a good harvest requires a strong ox for the plow. Proverbs 14:3 In the mouth of the foolish is a rod of pride: but the lips of the wise shall preserve them. A wise woman builds her home, but a foolish woman tears it down with her own hands. 24 The wise accumulate wisdom;    fools get stupider by the day. Proverbs 14:12 and repeated in Proverbs 16:25, is referring to man’s propensity to rely on his own thoughts and ideas. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible notes. A fool’s proud talk becomes a rod that beats him, but the words of the wise keep them safe. A king's wrath is a messenger of death, but the wise will appease it. To manage your subscription, visit your Bible Gateway account settings. 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002 Eugene H. Peterson by NavPress Publishing. the foolishness of fools lands them in the ditch. Proverbs 14:34 - To The Nation, A Message of Righteousness. A Way That Leads to Hell. Dad is the head of the family, but mother is the heart that glues it together. Proverbs 16:14 The wrath of a king is a messenger of death, but a wise man will pacify it. In the mouth of a fool is a rod of pride: The fool deserves the rod of correction (Proverbs 10:13). Whoever fears the LORD walks uprightly, but those who despise him are devious in their ways. The person who shuns the bitter moments of friends. Proverbs 11:14 Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counsellors there is safety. On the one hand you have the wise woman. 14 1 Lady Wisdom builds a lovely home; Sir Fool comes along and tears it down brick by brick. 19 Eventually, evil will pay tribute to good;    the wicked will respect God-loyal people. All your content will be saved and you can seamlessly switch devices. 4 No cattle, no crops; and makes a world safe for your children. Sir Fool comes along and tears it down brick by brick. This is a look at Proverbs chapter 14. 12 Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge, but he who z hates reproof is a stupid. Try it for 30 days FREE. Proverbs 14:1 Every wise woman buildeth her house: but the foolish plucketh it down with her hands. a quick-tempered person stockpiles stupidity. leadership is nothing without a following. 14 Without good direction, people lose their way; the more wise counsel you follow, the better your chances. 2 An honest life shows respect for God; a degenerate life is a slap in his face. Proverbs 14 The Message Bible. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, The Message Outreach Edition, Large-Print, softcover, The Message Gift and Award Bible, Imitation Leather, Burgundy, Message Slimline Bible--soft leather-look, brown/pink, NIV and The Message Side-by-Side Bible, Two Bible Versions Together for Study and Comparison, Large Print. will be an outsider at their celebrations. Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial. A mean person gets paid back in meanness. Proverbs 14. 3 Frivolous talk provokes a derisive smile;    wise speech evokes nothing but respect. Isn’t it obvious that conspirators lose out. 29 Slowness to anger makes for deep understanding;    a quick-tempered person stockpiles stupidity. What are the benefits of creating an account? a. Proverbs 14 – The Message (MSG) On November 14, 2017 By 4jcn94 In Uncategorized. The wise watch their steps and avoid evil; fools are headstrong and reckless. This trait of humanity was first demonstrated in the garden with Eve. The difference between the good and bad decision, character, behavior and speech. and makes a world safe for your children. the wicked will respect God-loyal people. Create or log in to your Bible Gateway account. [14-23] A mean person gets paid back in meanness, a gracious person in grace. 4 Where no oxen are, the manger is clean, But much revenue comes by the strength of the ox. Proverbs 14:2 He that walketh in his uprightness feareth the LORD: but he that is perverse in his ways despiseth him. Here is the text of Proverbs 14:4: A Way That Leads to Hell 1 Lady Wisdom builds a lovely home; Sir Fool comes along and tears it down brick by brick. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. 3 Frivolous talk provokes a derisive smile; wise speech evokes nothing but respect. A Way That Leads to Hell. Your credit card won’t be charged until the trial period is over. 11 Lives of careless wrongdoing are tumbledown shacks;    holy living builds soaring cathedrals. 15 The gullible believe anything they’re told;    the prudent sift and weigh every word. Home; About the Author; About the Blog; Our Goal; Q&A; Why We Started; Home Proverbs 14. 2 An honest life shows respect for God;    a degenerate life is a slap in his face. but compassion for the poor—what a blessing! a good harvest requires a strong ox for the plow. 10 The person who shuns the bitter moments of friends    will be an outsider at their celebrations. The stupi | The Message (MSG) | Download The Bible App Now The mark of a good leader is loyal followers; leadership is nothing without a following. 23 Hard work always pays off;    mere talk puts no bread on the table. wise realists plant their feet on the ground. A Message for the Messenger A Bible Study for Young People. Proverbs 14. 3 Frivolous talk provokes a derisive smile; wise speech evokes nothing but respect. so you won’t go off drinking from poisoned wells. Putting what we think is best over what God tells us is the way to go in any given situation. He also sought to be a wise father by sharing his wisdom with his own son; compiling his own set of righteous guidelines, and the learned sayings of others into a compendium. In the mouth of a fool is a rod of pride, But the lips of the wise will preserve them. Without oxen a stable stays clean, but you need a strong ox for a large harvest. Yesterday we celebrated our nation's 38th birthday. 22 Isn’t it obvious that conspirators lose out,    while the thoughtful win love and trust? (14:1) A Godly Wife (Prov 14:1 NLT) A wise woman builds her home, but a foolish woman tears it down with her own hands. Learn more. Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. Slowness to anger makes for deep understanding; a quick-tempered person stockpiles stupidity. The poor is hated — That is, despised and abandoned, as hateful persons and things are; of his own neighbour — Strictly so called of persons nearest to him, either by habitation or relation, and therefore most obliged to love and help him; but the rich hath many friends — As matter of fact daily shows. Proverbs 14:7-9 Escape quickly from the company of fools; they’re a waste of your time, a waste of your words. 21 It’s criminal to ignore a neighbor in need,    but compassion for the poor—what a blessing! Lady Wisdom builds a lovely home; Sir Fool comes along and tears it down brick by brick. You insult your Maker when you exploit the powerless; when you’re kind to the poor, you honor God. 1 The wise woman builds her house, But the foolish tears it down with her own hands. This morning we continue our series, “Unlocking the Power of Proverbs – Walking in the Wisdom of God.”” In this verse Solomon contrasts wise and foolish women. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. Proverbs 14:1 "Every wise woman buildeth her house: but the foolish plucketh it down with her hands." 9 The stupid ridicule right and wrong,    but a moral life is a favored life. so you won’t go off drinking from poisoned wells. 2 An honest life shows respect for God; a degenerate life is a slap in his face. 14 Lady Wisdom builds a lovely home; Sir Fool comes along and tears it down brick by brick. 35 Diligent work gets a warm commendation;    shiftless work earns an angry rebuke. An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the NIV Study Bible and the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition - is just a step away! We can see in this the husband builds the house and the wife makes it a home. 4 No cattle, no crops; they’re a waste of your time, a waste of your words. Proverbs 14:1 (NASB) Here again the wise and the foolish are contrasted. 3 No one is established by wickedness, but the root of c the righteous will never … 16 The wise watch their steps and avoid evil; fools are headstrong and reckless. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. 1 The wise woman builds her home. Upgrade, and get the most out of your new account. There are proverbs concerning wealth, wisdom, friends, family, work, and worldliness. Don't have an account? The anger of the king is a deadly threat; the wise will try to appease it. Copyright Statement. For a helpful, comprehensive topical index of Proverbs, consult The Expositor’s Bible Commentary, volume five, or Derek Kidner’s commentary on Proverbs in the Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries series. Cynics look high and low for wisdom—and never find it; the open-minded find it right on their doorstep! Proverbs 18:14 A healthy spirit conquers adversity, but what can you do when the spirit is crushed? The wisdom of the wise keeps life on track; the foolishness of fools lands them in the ditch. Commentary on Proverbs 14:18 (Read Proverbs 14:18) Sin is the shame of sinners; but wisdom is the honour of the wise. 27 The Fear-of-God is a spring of living water    so you won’t go off drinking from poisoned wells. Commentary on Proverbs 14:17 (Read Proverbs 14:17) An angry man is to be pitied as well as blamed; but the revengeful is more hateful. 14 A mean person gets paid back in meanness,    a gracious person in grace. Commentary on Proverbs 14:16 (Read Proverbs 14:16) Holy fear guards against every thing unholy. Escape quickly from the company of fools; they’re a waste of your time, a waste of your words. Proverbs 14:35. The evil of bad people leaves them out in the … 19 Because Joseph, her husband to be, 13 was a righteous man, and because he did not want to disgrace her, he intended to divorce her 14 privately. October 30, 2014 March 12, 2015 amessageforthemessenger Proverbs. The hotheaded do things they’ll later regret; the coldhearted get the cold shoulder. It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! Play Audio: Neither you nor your government know how to make good decisions in a vacuum. will be an outsider at their celebrations. Try it free for 30 days. 3 Frivolous talk provokes a derisive smile; wise speech evokes nothing but respect. So, they talk too much. 2 An honest man is afraid of the Lord.But some men are not honest.A man like that thinks that the Lord is not important.. 3 Fools think that they are great. 12-13 There’s a way of life that looks harmless enough;    look again—it leads straight to hell.Sure, those people appear to be having a good time,    but all that laughter will end in heartbreak. 17 The hotheaded do things they’ll later regret;    the coldhearted get the cold shoulder. 11. Three easy steps to start your free trial subscription to Bible Gateway Plus. 33 Lady Wisdom is at home in an understanding heart—    fools never even get to say hello. You can cancel anytime during the trial period. | The Message (MSG) | Download The Bible App Now. Pearls From Proverbs – Chapter Fourteen We will now look at Proverbs chapter fourteen: Contrast the Upright and the Wicked 1 The wise woman builds her house, But the foolish tears it down with her own hands. The gullible believe anything they’re told; the prudent sift and weigh every word. Proverbs 14:12(NASB) Picture courtesy of Flotty at Pixabay. Proverbs 14 The wise woman builds her house, but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down. … At its heart, Proverbs 14:12 instructs mankind in a vital truth: No truth is clearer, more direct, and more rewarding than God's truth. Lives of careless wrongdoing are tumbledown shacks; There’s a way of life that looks harmless enough; Sure, those people appear to be having a good time. 25 Souls are saved by truthful witness    and betrayed by the spread of lies. 14 Lady Wisdom builds a lovely home;    Sir Fool comes along and tears it down brick by brick. By Rev Charles Seet. 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