Shine

Shine

  “Charm is deceitful, and beauty is vain, but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.  Give her of the fruit of her hands, and let her works praise her in the gates. Proverbs 31:30-31   It was a grueling contest. Athletes vs. Parents.  Firm-bodied,...
In a Word…

In a Word…

“…and on her tongue is the law of kindness.” Proverbs 31:26 (NKJV) If “Mother of the Year” awards were given out, I would not be in the list of nominees.  Since it’s my Avery’s birthday, I’ll give a few examples about her: There was that confusing morning when my...
The Bad News About Wisdom

The Bad News About Wisdom

“She opens her mouth with wisdom…” Proverbs 31:26a   They say you can tell a lot about a woman by her purse. Or her hands. Or the way she dresses.   But I think the most telling way to find out what a woman is really like is to get her to open her mouth. ...
Fearless

Fearless

“Strength and dignity are her clothing, and she laughs at the time to come.” Proverbs 31:25   No doubt you’ve heard the song lyrics, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year…”, referring of course, to Christmas time. However, that’s not the case for my family. ...
The Good Guys

The Good Guys

“Her husband is known in the gates when he sits among the elders of the land.” Prov. 31:23   I used to think this verse was weird. Or at least weirdly located.  Smack dab in the middle of twenty-two verses about the super wife, appears this singular verse about...