Attributes of Proverbs

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Sunday Evening 2/23/14


Interpretation and Instruction Seven Characteristics in Proverbs we are told to seek. Wisdom, Understanding, Knowledge, Discernment, Comprehension, Interpretation, and Instruction. There are two sides to every story. We need the Holy Spirit to interpret things beyond the mind. We’re not normal people in this life. We should expect the Spirit of God to work in […]

Sunday Evening 2/16/14


Comprehension and Discernment Comprehension is translated as perceiving in KJV. Perceive is in Proverbs about 11 times. When you comprehend that someone isn’t willing to listen, don’t cast your pearls before swine. Comprehension and discernment go together. The word know (yada in Hebrew) means discern. The word Selah means stop and think. Truth being in […]

Sunday Evening 2/9/14


Wisdom, Understanding and Knowledge. In Proverbs, there are seven attributes for believers to seek: wisdom, understanding, knowledge, discernment, comprehension, interpretationand instruction. Wisdom is mentioned in Proverbs 54 times. Wisdom is the application of knowledge. Wisdom seeks out and knows when to give council. Wisdom knows when to challenge, when to speak and when to stay […]