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Wednesday’s Word to the Wise: To Boast or Not to Boast

I wonder if the Apostle Paul was thinking about this Old Testament passage in Jeremiah 9:23-24 when he talked about boasting in the Lord (2 Corinthians 11:30): This is what the LORD says: “Let not the wise man boast of his wisdom … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Word to the Wise: Remember Teflon?

Maybe trouble won’t stick to us as much if we clean out our ears! Proverbs 2:6-8 says, “For the Lord gives wisdom, and from his mouth come knowledge and understanding. He holds victory in store for the upright, he is a shield … Continue reading

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What Does Your Name Mean?

When I was little, my mom told me that my name, Sonja, meant “wisdom.” That kind of excited me, and kind of terrified me, but it was also one of the most significant things that my mom ever said to … Continue reading

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