never gave a second thought to her promises before God. That’s right—if you make Insight your priority. 4 Search for them as you would for silver; seek them like hidden treasures. Nothing but Sin and Bones - Dear friend, pay close attention to this, my wisdom; listen very closely to the way I see it. Make Insight Your Priority. James 1:1-8; Proverbs 2:1-11 Read chapter in The Message Bible. every step she takes brings her closer to hell. But if you wrong me, you damage your very soul; They’ll keep you from making wrong turns. Proverbs 2 Make Insight Your Priority 1-5 Good friend, take to heart what I’m telling you; collect my counsels and guard them with your life. Searching for it like a prospector panning for gold. Read the Bible The Message Proverbs 2 So now you can pick out what’s true and fair. and can’t tell a trail from a tumbleweed. Tune your ears to the world of Wisdom; set your heart on a life of Understanding. Make Insight Your Priority. 20-22 So—join the company of good men and women,    keep your feet on the tried-and-true paths.It’s the men who walk straight who will settle this land,    the women with integrity who will last here.The corrupt will lose their lives;    the dishonest will be gone for good. collect my counsels and guard them with your life. 1-5 Good friend, take to heart what I’m telling you; collect my counsels and guard them with your life.Tune your ears to the world of Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. 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Proverbs 2 – The Message (MSG) On March 2, 2018 By 4jcn94 In Uncategorized. 3 That's right - if you make Insight your priority, and won't take no for an answer, 4 Searching for it like a prospector panning for gold, like an adventurer on a treasure hunt, 5 Believe me, before you know it Fear-of-God will be yours; … Chapter 2. 1 1 These are the wise sayings of Solomon, David's son, Israel's king - 2 Written down so we'll know how to live well and right, to understand what life means and where it's going; 3 A manual for living, for learning what's right and just and fair; 4 To teach the inexperienced the ropes and give our young people a grasp on reality. 2 1-5 Good friend, take to heart what I’m telling you;    collect my counsels and guard them with your life.Tune your ears to the world of Wisdom;    set your heart on a life of Understanding.That’s right—if you make Insight your priority,    and won’t take no for an answer,Searching for it like a prospector panning for gold,    like an adventurer on a treasure hunt,Believe me, before you know it Fear-of-God will be yours;    you’ll have come upon the Knowledge of God. 1. They’ll keep you from making wrong turns. 3 That's right - if you make Insight your priority, and won't take no for an answer, 4 Searching for it like a prospector panning for gold, like an adventurer on a treasure hunt, 5 Believe me, before you know it Fear-of-God will be yours; you'll … Then God shut the door behind him. 2 1-5 Good friend, take to heart what I’m telling you; collect my counsels and guard them with your life. The Value of Proverbs. 3 Write it out on the back of your hands; etch it on the chambers of your heart. The evil-doers here include not robbers and murderers only Proverbs 1:10-16, but all who leave the straight path and the open day for crooked ways, perverse counsels, deeds of darkness. 2 Do what I say and you'll live well. you’ll have come upon the Knowledge of God. Proverbs 20:2 (The Message Bible) Genesis 7:16 (Read all of Genesis 7) male and female of every creature came just as God had commanded Noah. wandering in a maze of detours and dead ends. and pays special attention to his loyally committed ones. That’s right—if you make Insight your priority. set your heart on a life of Understanding. Proverbs 2 Good friend, take to heart what I'm telling you; collect my counsels and guard them with your life. Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson, The Message (MSG). Wise friends will rescue you from the Temptress—. set your heart on a life of Understanding. Proverbs 1. The Message (MSG) Bible Book List. “The ‘alphabetic’ poem is a single sentence consisting of 22 verses, matching the number of letters in the Hebrew alphabet, probably to suggest its completeness.” (Bruce Waltke) A. God’s gift of wisdom. Proverbs 2 is a unit to itself. is plainspoken in Knowledge and Understanding. a personal bodyguard to the candid and sincere. 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