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Like Apples of Gold

  • 2014 2 Jan
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Like Apples of Gold

Solomon tells us that “A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in settings of silver” (Proverbs 25:11). Now that is quite a statement. ‘Apples of gold in a setting of silver.’ This is the significant impression he wants to make on us about the power of a word. We’ve all had the experience of someone saying just the right word at just the right time. Sometimes we don’t know the power a fitly spoken word will have on another—but know that there is power in a chosen word. 

Dr. David Hawkins is the director of the Marriage Recover Center where he counsels couples in distress. He is the author of over 30 books, including Dealing With the CrazyMakers in Your Life90 Days to a Fantastic Marriage, and When Pleasing Others is Hurting You. Dr. Hawkins grew up in the beautiful Pacific Northwest and lives with his wife on the South Puget Sound where he enjoys sailing, biking, and skiing. He has active practices in two Washington cities. You can also find Dr. Hawkins on Facebook and TwitterDr. Hawkins offers a free, 20 minute consultation, with requests sent to his email address at [email protected]. Also, remember his guarantee at The Marriage Recovery Center: 3 Days To A New Marriage, Guaranteed! He is also excited to continue offering his special eBook, A Love Life of Your Dreams free for you to download.


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