A moment of stillness (60).

Sorrow can be a good thing. For with much wisdom is much sorrow; as knowledge increases, grief increases. Ecclesiastes 1:18 We shy away from sorrow and turn our faces from grief. The more we know, the more we suffer in this world but how can this be encouraging? Sometimes God chooses our lives for a…

A moment of stillness (32).

The value of wisdom. Wisdom cannot be valued in the gold of Ophir, in precious onyx or lapis lazuli. Job 28:16 I have always been fascinated by this chapter in the book of Job. I love how he takes the time to contemplate the beauty of wisdom despite his suffering and confusion. This virtue is…

A moment of stillness (11).

More precious than gold. “Now grant me wisdom and knowledge so that I may lead these people, for who can judge this great people of yours?” 2 Chronicles 1:10 The story of Solomon has always captivated me. The Bible says that God highly exalted him and made him very prosperous. God appeared to him one…

A wise heart (3).

Learning to number our days. In this short series, we took some time to look at Psalm 90:12 which says, So teach us to number our days that we may get a heart of wisdom. We saw how important it is to make God the priority of our days and that we need to trust His sovereignty…

A wise heart (2).

Learning to number our days. It’s hard to put into words what it truly means to learn how to number our days but as we continue to look at how we can gain a heart of wisdom, I am prompted to write about the importance of trusting the sovereignty of God. As mentioned earlier, it’s…

Simple obedience.

Unlocking the power of God’s Word. I used to complicate things when it came to understanding wisdom. My tendency was to shy away from the truth that I could live in the power and blessing of obedience now, and this was because there were too many voices whispering inside my heart. For most people, the…