Daily Readings 26th-31st August 2013
M Proverbs 25.1-14: like clouds & wind without rain is one who boasts of a gift never given (14): don’t disappoint or withhold what you owe to others today.
T Proverbs 25.15-end: if your enemies are hungry, give them something to eat (21); act generously towards those you find difficult today.
W Proverbs 26.12-end: where there is no whisperer, quarrelling ceases (20): don’t initiate or participate in divisive rumours today.
T Proverbs 27.1-22: let another praise you & not your own mouth (2): resolve to do your quiet best today – whether anyone notices or not.
F Proverbs 30.1-9, 24-31: give me neither poverty or riches, feed me with the food I need (8); use today to reflect on having ‘enough.’
S Proverbs 31.10-end: charm is deceitful & beauty is vain (30); put integrity first today & notice where you see it & where you don’t.