Author archives: wpmx

  •  Ecclesiastes 7:12 12Wisdom is a shelter as money is a shelter, but the advantage of knowledge is this:   Wisdom preserves those who have it. A former NBA player has been sentenced to three and a half years in prison for gun possession. He was convicted of criminal possession of a weapon afte... [read more]
  • Genesis 44:14-24 14Joseph was still in the house when Judah and his brothers came in, and they threw themselves to the ground before him. 15Joseph said to them, “What is this you have done? Don’t you know that a man like me can find things out by divination?” 16“What can we say to my lord?” Juda... [read more]
  • 1 Samuel 7:1-6 1So the men of Kiriath Jearim came and took up the ark of the Lord. They brought it to Abinadab’s house on the hill and consecrated Eleazar his son to guard the ark of the Lord. 2The ark remained at Kiriath Jearim a long time—twenty years in all. Then all the people of Israel turned ... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 7:11 11Wisdom, like an inheritance, is a good thing and benefits those who see the sun.  King Solomon inherited a kingdom and wealth from his father King David. It would have been enough. He would have been satisfied to live a lifestyle he desired to have. Yet, it says in 2 C... [read more]
  • Genesis 44:1-13 1Now Joseph gave these instructions to the steward of his house: “Fill the men’s sacks with as much food as they can carry, and put each man’s silver in the mouth of his sack. 2Then put my cup, the silver one, in the mouth of the youngest one’s sack, along with the silver for hi... [read more]
  • Ecclesiastes 7:10 10Do not say, “Why were the old days better than these?” For it is not wise to ask such questions.  An older person told his children that they have better life situation in the past. He remembers the clear running water in a creek with abundant fish, shrimp, crabs he and his ... [read more]
  • Genesis 43:26-34 26When Joseph came home, they presented to him the gifts they had brought into the house, and they bowed down before him to the ground. 27He asked them how they were, and then he said, “How is your aged father you told me about? Is he still living?” 28They replied, “Your servan... [read more]