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Responding to Criticism

The consequences of ignoring criticism One of the most reliable tests of whether or not you’re maturing and growing in wisdom in Christ, is how you respond to criticism. Proverbs uses some really, really strong language to make that point: 10:17, “Whoever heeds instruction is on the path to life, but he who rejects reproof leads […]

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Proverbs: Driving Back Stupidity for 3,000 years

I’m not great at social commentary, but I wonder if this rings true to you: I think we have a stupid problem. If that’s true, let’s agree to do our fair share and take the book of Proverbs seriously… it’s been fighting back stupidity for thousands of years! Proverbs calls stupidity, foolishness There’s a pretty big […]

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