I'm a messenger, who's been given the sweet joys of breaking down the message of all messages, for the most gracious and glorious Messenger, of all messengers, to build up the most blessed messengers, that they can look, live, love and lead like the Messenger of all messengers.
Ultimately β I need rescuing from me
My thinking My experience My affections My patterns My pleasures My foolishness My folly My trust My cleverness My pride
Selfishness, the natural instinct and insight of trusting self or anything or everything β but God β reduces and degrades my insight, input and involvement to the level of folly and foolishness.
But trusting God and His wisdom and way, no matter the response, wins today and will be crowned with life β which is Jesus (His presence and wisdom). (James 1:12)
"A soft answer turns away wrath (God's way comes with God's presence, it's crowned with life and wisdom), But a harsh word stirs up anger.
The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, But the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness.
The eyes of the Lord are in every place, Keeping watch on the evil and the good." (Proverbs 15:1-3)
Jesus is God's wisdom β proverbs are the way of Jesus.
Crowned with Light and Life
"But the path of the just is like the shining sun, that shines ever brighter unto the perfect day." (Proverbs 4:18)
"In the way of righteousness is the life, and in its pathway there is no death." (Proverbs 12:28)
"Look upon me and be merciful to me as Your custom is to those who love Your name. Direct my steps by Your word and let no iniquity have dominion over me. (Ps 119:132-133)
"You will show me the path of life; in Your presence is fulness of