Orwell Bible Church

Proverbs 10:5

“He who gathers in summer is a wise son; he who sleeps in harvest is a son who causes shame.” It’s plain to see from this and other proverbs that farming was the primary way people earned their… Read More

Proverbs 10:4

“He who has a slack hand becomes poor, but the hand of the diligent makes rich.” The previous two proverbs emphasized how the Lord provides for the needs of the righteous; this and the next proverb show what’s… Read More

Proverbs 10:3

“The Lord will not allow the righteous soul to famish, but He casts away the desire of the wicked.” This follows up on the previous proverb. In Old Testament times God blessed Israelites who lived righteous lives, but… Read More

Proverbs 10:2

Prov 10:2—”Treasures of wickedness profit nothing, but righteousness delivers from death.” From an external perspective it seems the more money you have, the better condition you’re in. It seems that in this world riches are most important, morality—not… Read More

Proverbs 10:1b

10:1—”A wise son makes a glad father, but a foolish son is the grief of his mother.” “A wise son” is a young adult whose aim, affections, decisions, and lifestyle correspond to and demonstrate love for the Lord… Read More

Proverbs 10:1

Proverbs 10:1—“The proverbs of Solomon” It may seem nit-picky to start with this little phrase, but God wanted it there (2 Pet 1:21). Every word is “God-breathed,” essential for godly living (2 Tim 3:16-17). So, before diving into… Read More