Not to be Avoided

today's reading.
Proverbs 13:18 Poverty and disgrace come to him who ignores instruction, but whoever heeds reproof is honored...

think about it.
Discipline is more about teaching and correction than punishment. How do you see that in these verses? What does godly discipline produce in a person? How does that benefit him or her now and in the future?

the blog.
More on discipline today from three short verses in Proverbs. Even so, they give us plenty to consider.

So what did these verses show you about needing discipline? Receiving discipline? What about the benefits of discipline? Tami W. 

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