Category Archives: Proverbs

New Year 2020

Pause is a good thing. We started 2020 rather hecticly. There’s flood and my wife had to call home to ask my parents in law to evacuate. And then last night the haze from bushfire came to our doorstep. It … Continue reading

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Clear and obvious, but somehow not so

Tonight I experienced one of those “revelation” of what supposed to be obvious but somehow was obscure at those moments. When both of us were down, and there are plenty of works to do. After coming back from 1 week … Continue reading

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On child discipline

This morning as I meditated on this passage, I notice something very interesting. Here the pattern that I observe:

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Revealing Testimony

Few days ago, I read on 2 Sam 11:1-5 as my morning devotion. It’s a very rare passage for meditation and i hardly remember ever meditated on it before. The big lesson that I picked up from the story is … Continue reading

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One Resolution

In the house of the righteous there is much treasure, but trouble befalls the income of the wicked. ~Proverbs 15:6 (ESV) In my own words (after did a few search and for possible meanings), it could be read this way: … Continue reading

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Seeing Things

Lately my eyes have been playing tricks on me. Sometimes i feel that i’m moving down, or moving forward….while actually is the lift that moving up, or the bus that moving forward. It is not something new. It’s being used … Continue reading

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Wounds from a Friend

“Faithful are the wounds of a friend; profuse are the kisses of an enemy.” – Prv 27:6 Just received something which discourage me. But i know my wife well, that she always mean for good. Thank you my dear wife. Thank you my best friend … Continue reading

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Dealing with Evil

I notice there’s few ways dealing with Evil (Evil people, Evil One, Evil time, etc). While often in some circles, the only way to deal is either to fight or to cast out, I found that in the Bible there’s … Continue reading

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Better to be Poor than a Liar

This afternoon, as I read on Proverbs 19, the following things surface: How does it feel to be poor: but even the closest friend of the poor person deserts them.(v.4b) The poor are shunned by all their relatives— how much … Continue reading

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Biblical Vision

Where there is no vision, the people perish – Prv 29:18a (KJV) I probably didn’t understand the verse so well then. And so, few thoughts regarding the verse that kind of new thing to me. 1. Vision could have several … Continue reading

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