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Title: The Path to Well Being


1
The Path to Well Being
Proverbs 31-12
2
The Path to Well Being
  • Encouragement to pursue the Fathers teaching
    (vv. 1-4)
  • Trust in God and not your own understanding (vv.
    5-6)
  • Fear God and do not be wise in your own eyes (vv.
    7-8)
  • Honor God and do not fail to give to Him first
    (vv. 9-10)
  • Appreciate God and do not misunderstand His
    discipline (vv. 11-12).

The Character of Wisdom
Proverbs 31-12
3
The Path to Well Being
Thus, we need
  • Loyalty
  • Love and integrity
  • Faith
  • Humility
  • Gratitude
  • Meekness

The Character of Wisdom
Proverbs 31-12
4
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Loyalty
Proverbs 31-2
  • Requirements
  • Implies the need for continuance (John 1421-24
    James 125 Acts 242 1 Timothy 416)
  • All obedience MUST be from the heart (Romans
    616-18 Ephesians 66 Colossians 323)

My son, do not forget my law, but let your heart
keep my commands for length of days and long
life and peace they will add to you.
5
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Loyalty
  • Blessings
  • Prolonging of life (Proverbs 316 410 911
    1027)
  • Better quality of life happiness and enjoyment
    (Psalm 305 John 1010)
  • Shalom prosperity, health, and abundance
    (Romans 1417)

Proverbs 31-2
My son, do not forget my law, but let your heart
keep my commands for length of days and long
life and peace they will add to you.
6
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Loyalty
Proverbs 31-2
  • Blessings
  • Keeping Gods commandments provides the best
    quality of life here and now
  • And the promise of eternal life which is to come
    (Romans 27)

My son, do not forget my law, but let your heart
keep my commands for length of days and long
life and peace they will add to you.
7
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Love and Integrity
Proverbs 33,4
  • Requirements
  • Mercy--love (Matthew 545-48 Luke 635,36)
  • Trutha standing to ones promises, and not
    falsifying just expectations, thus fidelity. (K
    D) (1 Corinthians 42)

Let not mercy and truth forsake you bind them
around your neck, write them on the tablet of
your heart, and so find favor and high esteem In
the sight of God and man.
8
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Love and Integrity
Proverbs 33,4
  • Requirements
  • Mercy and integrity should grace ones life like
    a neck chain (Proverbs 322 621)
  • To impress both virtues on the heart so that
    things we do and say come from within (Hebrews
    810)

Let not mercy and truth forsake you bind them
around your neck write them on the tablet of
your heart, and so find favor and high esteem In
the sight of God and man.
9
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Love and Integrity
Proverbs 33,4
  • Blessings
  • Obtain grace. Viewed favorably by God and men
    (Romans 1418)
  • Viewed as competent and worthy of honor. A good
    reputation with God and men (Proverbs 221)

Let not mercy and truth forsake you bind them
around your neck, write them on the tablet of
your heart, and so find favor and high esteem In
the sight of God and man.
10
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Faith
  • Requirements
  • Put all your hope and confidence in God (Numbers
    2319)
  • Your own understanding will not support you
    (Proverbs 1412 2826 Jeremiah 1023)

Proverbs 35,6
Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and lean
not on your own understanding in all your ways
acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths.
11
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Faith
  • Many trust God ONLY as long as His will and
    instructions make sense to them (2 Kings 511
    Mark 1616 Acts 207 Colossians 316)

Proverbs 35,6
Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and lean
not on your own understanding in all your ways
acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths.
12
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Faith
Proverbs 35,6
  • Gods ways are far above our ways (Isaiah
    558,9 Romans 1133,34)
  • Therefore, we should always focus on God and His
    will in every aspect of our lives (Colossians
    317)

Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and lean
not on your own understanding in all your ways
acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths.
13
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Faith
  • Too many think of God
  • ONLY
  • When it is time to assemble with the church
  • When we eat
  • When tragedy strikes
  • After we get ourselves into trouble

Proverbs 35,6
Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and lean
not on your own understanding in all your ways
acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths.
14
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Faith
Proverbs 35,6
  • Blessings
  • God removes the obstacles, making a smooth path,
    or way of life (Psalm 258)
  • Those who follow wisdom have easier, less
    troublesome lives (Proverbs 310, 16, 24, 25)

Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and lean
not on your own understanding in all your ways
acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths.
15
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Humility
  • Requirements
  • Arrogance and ego blind people to both faults and
    needs (Proverbs 1416 2612)
  • Reverence for God leads to repentance and
    righteousness (Proverbs 17 Ecclesiastes 1213)

Proverbs 37,8
Do not be wise in your own eyes fear the LORD
and depart from evil. It will be health to your
flesh, and strength to your bones.
16
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Humility
Proverbs 37,8
  • Blessings
  • Humility and reverence are as essential to
    spiritual life, and to continual growth in
    grace, as the umbilical cord is to life and
    growth in the womb. (Adam Clarke)

Do not be wise in your own eyes fear the LORD
and depart from evil. It will be health to your
flesh, and strength to your bones.
17
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Humility
Proverbs 37,8
  • Blessings
  • And marrow to thy bones (ASV)
  • As the marrow gives support and strength to the
    bones, and the bones to the body, so reverent
    living gives support and strength to the soul.

Do not be wise in your own eyes fear the LORD
and depart from evil. It will be health to your
flesh, And strength to your bones.
18
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Gratitude
Proverbs 39,10
  • Requirements
  • As a way to express gratitude to God, He
    commanded Israel to honor Him with the first
    fruits of all their crops and gain (Exodus 2229
    2319 3426 Deuteronomy 184)

Honor the LORD with your possessions, and with
the first fruits of all your increase so your
barns will be filled with plenty, and your vats
will overflow with new wine.
19
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Gratitude
Proverbs 39,10
  • We too must give to
  • the Lord
  • With love, liberality, and thankfulness
    (2 Corinthians 82-9)
  • According to what we have (as we prosper) (2
    Corinthians 812)
  • Whatever we can give cheerfully (2 Cor.97)

Honor the LORD with your possessions, and with
the first fruits of all your increase so your
barns will be filled with plenty, and your vats
will overflow with new wine.
20
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Gratitude
Proverbs 39,10
  • Blessings
  • Promotes more blessings (Acts 2035)
  • Promotes temporal success, but does NOT guarantee
    it!
  • We receive more than enough spiritual blessings
    (Ephesians 13 520)

Honor the LORD with your possessions, and with
the first fruits of all your increase so your
barns will be filled with plenty, and your vats
will overflow with new wine.
21
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Meekness
Proverbs 311,12
  • Requirements
  • Do not reject or take lightly the Lords
    discipline, nor loathe or abhor His rebuke (Job
    517)
  • Through teaching, testing, commanding, God
    disciplines His children (Hebrews 125,6)

My son, do not despise the chastening of the
LORD, nor detest His correction for whom the
LORD loves He corrects, just as a father the son
in whom he delights.
22
The Path to Well Being
The Character of Wisdom Meekness
Proverbs 311,12
  • Requirements
  • Too many balk at His commands.
  • Too many wilt under trials.
  • Too many surrender to the world.
  • Too many reject His rebuke.

My son, do not despise the chastening of the
LORD, nor detest His correction for whom the
LORD loves He corrects, just as a father the son
in whom he delights.
23
The Path to Well Being
  • Encouragement to pursue the Fathers teaching
    (vv. 1-4)
  • Trust in God and not our own understanding (vv.
    5-6)
  • Fear God and do not be wise in our own eyes (vv.
    7-8)
  • Honor God and do not fail to give to Him first
    (vv. 9-10)
  • Appreciate God and do not misunderstand His
    discipline (vv. 11-12)

The Character of Wisdom
Proverbs 31-12
24
The Path to Well Being
Thus, the need for
  • Loyalty
  • Love and integrity
  • Faith
  • Humility
  • Gratitude
  • Meekness

Are You on the Right Path
The Character of Wisdom
Proverbs 31-12
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