We will continue with chapter 12 today. There is so much to cover because there are so many in Proverbs. I don't want to miss any so bear with me as we search them out.
Proverbs 12:2 "A good man obtains favor from the Lord."
Proverbs 12:3 "The root of the righteous cannot be moved."
Proverbs 12:4 "An excellent wife is the crown of her husband."
Proverbs 12:10 "A righteous man regards the life of his animal." (Our pets or those that work for us)
Proverbs 12:15 "He who heeds counsel is wise."
Proverbs 12:16 "A prudent man covers shame."
Proverbs 12:19 "The truthful lip shall be established forever."
Proverbs 12:20 "Counselors of peace have joy."
Proverbs 12:21 "No grave trouble will overtake the righteous."
Proverbs 12:22 "Those who deal truthfully are His delight."
Proverbs 12:23 "A prudent man conceals knowledge."
Proverbs 12:24 "The hand of the diligent will rule."
Proverbs 12:27 "Diligence is a man's precious possession."
Proverbs 12:28 "In the way of righteousness is life."
There are lots of instruction in these texts and lots of promises for us to contemplate, that go along with the instructions. You will have a whole book of promises when these posts are done. You could make a list of them so that you could go over and over them and get them ingrained in your mind.
The time is coming when we will need them all, or at least many of them to keep us on the right track. Grandma Joan