Daily Scripture & Questions
Proverbs 25-26 The next chapters of Proverbs are from Solomon, collected in Hezekiah’s day, which would have been around 700 BC. What is the counsel for dealing with conflict (25:7b-10)? What is the word to a sluggard (26:12-16)? Pray that today you may give a word that is fitly spoken, that is “like an apple of gold in a setting of silver.” (25:11).
Family Devotions-Scripture & Questions
Read Proverbs 26:17-22. What does a whisperer do? Why does this keep stirring up conflict? When are you tempted to gossip?
Biblical Prayer Focus
Psalm 25:6-7 “Remember your mercy, O LORD, and your steadfast love, for they have been from of old. Remember not the sins of my youth or my transgressions; according to your steadfast love remember me, for the sake of your goodness, O LORD!”
Make sure you are “confessed up.” And then rejoice that the LORD no longer holds those sins against you but looks upon you mercifully through the blood of Jesus.