July 21st

Bible Reading- Proverbs 21 21 The king’s heart is a stream of water in the hand of the Lord;    he turns it wherever he will.2 Every way of a man is right in his own eyes,    but the Lord weighs the heart.3 To do righteousness and justice    is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice.4 Haughty eyes and a proud heart,    the lamp of the wicked, are sin.5 The plans of the diligent lead surely to abundance,    but […]

July 20th

Bible Reading- Proverbs 20 20 Wine is a mocker, strong drink a brawler,    and whoever is led astray by it is not wise.2 The terror of a king is like the growling of a lion;    whoever provokes him to anger forfeits his life.3 It is an honor for a man to keep aloof from strife,    but every fool will be quarreling.4 The sluggard does not plow in the autumn;    he will seek at […]

July 19th

Bible Reading- Proverbs 19 19 Better is a poor person who walks in his integrity    than one who is crooked in speech and is a fool.2 Desire without knowledge is not good,    and whoever makes haste with his feet misses his way.3 When a man’s folly brings his way to ruin,    his heart rages against the Lord.4 Wealth brings many new friends,    but a poor man is deserted by his friend.5 A false witness will […]

July 17th

Bible Reading- Proverbs 17 17 Better is a dry morsel with quiet    than a house full of feasting with strife.2 A servant who deals wisely will rule over a son who acts shamefully    and will share the inheritance as one of the brothers.3 The crucible is for silver, and the furnace is for gold,    and the Lord tests hearts.4 An evildoer listens to wicked lips,    and a liar gives ear to a mischievous […]

July 16th

Bible Reading- Proverbs 16 16 The plans of the heart belong to man,    but the answer of the tongue is from the Lord.2 All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes,    but the Lord weighs the spirit.3 Commit your work to the Lord,    and your plans will be established.4 The Lord has made everything for its purpose,    even the wicked for the day of trouble.5 Everyone who is arrogant in heart is an abomination […]

July 15th

Bible Reading- Proverbs 15 15 A soft answer turns away wrath,    but a harsh word stirs up anger.2 The tongue of the wise commends knowledge,    but the mouths of fools pour out folly.3 The eyes of the Lord are in every place,    keeping watch on the evil and the good.4 A gentle tongue is a tree of life,    but perverseness in it breaks the spirit.5 A fool despises his father’s instruction,    but whoever heeds reproof is prudent.6 In the house […]

July 14th

Bible Reading- Proverbs 14 14 The wisest of women builds her house,    but folly with her own hands tears it down.2 Whoever walks in uprightness fears the Lord,    but he who is devious in his ways despises him.3 By the mouth of a fool comes a rod for his back,    but the lips of the wise will preserve them.4 Where there are no oxen, the manger is clean,    but abundant crops come by the […]

July 13th

Bible Reading- Proverbs 13 13 A wise son hears his father’s instruction,    but a scoffer does not listen to rebuke.2 From the fruit of his mouth a man eats what is good,    but the desire of the treacherous is for violence.3 Whoever guards his mouth preserves his life;    he who opens wide his lips comes to ruin.4 The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing,    while the soul of the diligent is […]

July 12th

Bible Reading- Proverbs 12 12 Whoever loves discipline loves knowledge,    but he who hates reproof is stupid.2 A good man obtains favor from the Lord,    but a man of evil devices he condemns.3 No one is established by wickedness,    but the root of the righteous will never be moved.4 An excellent wife is the crown of her husband,    but she who brings shame is like rottenness in his bones.5 The thoughts of the righteous are just;    the counsels […]