Daily Readings 12 August – 17 August 2013
M Proverbs 8.1-21: A personified Wisdom speaks of the advantages of knowing God. Where could you deepen your understanding?
T Proverbs 8.22-end: It makes sense to copy God’s order of being wise first (v.22) before working on major projects of your own, too.
W Proverbs 9: For new situations with unknown paths, compare v4-6 and v16-18; what mistakes have you come through & learned from?
T Isaiah 7.10-15 (Blessed Virgin Mary): A divine child in Immanuel ‘God is with us’; pray for all mothers to give the best care they can.
F Proverbs 11.1-12: A daunting, heavy list of wise sayings, but every small God-led choice will take you in the direction of righteousness.
S Proverbs 12.10-end: Rash words are like sword thrusts…(v18). If only for today, don’t say anything if there is nothing positive to say.