Category Archives: Gospel of John

PROVERBS 30:1-9 – AGUR, THE “FOOL” WHO VALUES WISDOM FROM ABOVE

INTRODUCTION – V.1

Here is another new section in Proverbs – The Words of Agur. Which goes for at least the first 9 verses, if not the whole chapter.  There does seem to be a consistent theme that runs through the whole chapter: anti-arrogance.

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HOW TO BE FRUITFUL

How can I be fruitful?    This is an important question. It is a question that we ask ourselves often, but in different ways. We often think in terms of effectiveness, progress and fulfillment, happiness.

Recently, I was struck by Jesus’ advice regarding fruitfulness, found in the Gospel of John: Continue reading