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Soup with Cyanide

Desire without knowledge is not good, and whoever makes haste with his feet misses his way.  Proverbs 19:2     We’ve all heard the one about a pilot who announces some “bad news and some good news.”  The bad news, he says, is that our instruments have malfunctioned and we don’t know where we’re going.  The good news is that we have a strong tail wind and we’re making excellent time!  That’s today’s proverb in a picture.   Pay close attention to each half of the proverb.  The first half pictures a man who wants something, but without knowledge.  Not that he himself doesn’t know what...

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Adding Question Marks

The thoughts of the righteous are just; the counsels of the wicked are deceitful.  Proverbs 12:5     Life is full of question marks.  Do this . . . or that?  Should I?  Could I? Can I?  Or not?       Yes—but truth be told, sometimes we put question marks where they don’t belong.  A man I knew some years ago excused his divorce by saying, “I know what the Bible says about divorce, but I believe God wants me to be happy.”  Like Satan in the Garden he had put a question mark where it didn’t belong.  He changed the declarative, God has said, to...

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