The proverbs of Solomon the son of David, king of Israel: To know wisdom and instruction, to discern the sayings of understanding.

Proverbs 1:1-2

In elegant simplicity, the Book of Proverbs begins with a road map to help us along the journey to fulfill the very purpose for which the book was written. Wisdom is gained; it is experienced. It is not something that you can download onto your mental hard drive, and it all starts with following the clearly designated steps that have been laid out in this treasure map.

If you want to be wise (able to skillfully utilize the information that you're exposed to) and, if you do not want to be gullible (able to discern truth from falsehood), then simply pour yourself into the very God-breathed inspiration that was designed to guide you in your quest.

The Book of Proverbs is truly an experience. You will be challenged, encouraged and corrected as your submit yourself to these pithy sayings. Make it your aim to implement the sage advice found in these verses featured as a daily proverb, and sit back as you watch how a new layer of the Abundant Life unfolds before your very eyes!