1-20-19 Message Notes “Getting Ready for the Rest of Your Life” Part 3
Title: “A little bit of wisdom”
Proverbs 8:11 “Wisdom is more important than rubies. Nothing else you could ever want is as valuable.”
Wisdom = seeing things from God’s point of view!
Proverbs 4:7 “Getting wisdom is the most important thing you can do.”
Learning to be wise…
- Listen to God’s Word every day.
Proverbs 2:6 “It is the Lord who gives wisdom; from Him come knowledge and understanding.”
- Enlist friends who challenge you.
Proverbs 13:20 “Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm.”
- Ask questions and accept correction.
Proverbs 18:15 “Intelligent people are always ready to learn. Their ears are open for knowledge.”
- Remember and reinforce what you learn.
Proverbs 22:17-18 “Listen to the words of the wise; apply your heart to my instruction. 18For it is good to keep these sayings in your heart and always ready on your lips.”
- Now do it! James 1:22-25
Proverbs 9:10 “The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom.”