Crosswalk.com aims to offer the most compelling biblically-based content to Christians on their walk with Jesus. Crosswalk.com is your online destination for all areas of Christian Living – faith, family, fun, and community. Each category is further divided into areas important to you and your Christian faith including Bible study, daily devotions, marriage, parenting, movie reviews, music, news, and more.

Intersection of Life and Faith

<< Powered by 4

Powered by 4 - March 5, 2012

  • 2012 Mar 05

For the Taking

today's reading.
Proverbs 1:7-33    The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge; fools despise wisdom and instruction...

the blog.
For the next two weeks we'll be taking an in-depth look at wisdom through the Book of Proverbs. (Dr. Kroll will also be teaching on Proverbs and wisdom on Back to the Bible so plan to join us.) Now today we're looking at part of chapter 1, and there were three things that stood out to me. The big message was the importance of having wisdom. That came across loud and clear. But underlying that, I thought Solomon did a good job of giving us a look at how our free will can lead us away from God and His wisdom (which He offers freely) and how obedience also plays an important role in our attaining wisdom. 

So why should we want wisdom based on this passage? Were there any verses that were particularly important for you and why? Tami W.

Join the discussion on the P4 Blog
Get more on this topic with Back to the Bible


Powered by 4 is all about engaging God's Word and living it out--in community. So if it's encouragement you want or motivation you need, join the discussion on the P4 Blog--a place to weigh in on the daily scripture as well as share thoughts & questions. And, for a more in-depth look at the Powered by 4 readings, tune in to the daily Back to the Bible radio program with Woodrow Kroll. 


Follow Crosswalk.com