Navigating Life Well (A Study in Proverbs)

It All Comes Down to Trust

Proverbs 3:5-6 • July 22, 2018 • Brian Watts

As we finish our Flourshing series in the book of Proverbs, we end on one of the major keys to a wise life... trust. Solomon shows us in Proverbs 3 that you can't have a wise life unless your trust is in the right place.

The Importance of Self Control

Proverbs 25:28 • July 15, 2018 • Brian Watts

As we continue our Flourishing series this week, we look closely at the topic of self control. Using Proverbs 25, we examine what Solomon says it is, why we need it, and how to grow in it.

Care for the Poor

Selected Proverbs • July 8, 2018 • Brian Watts

God cares deeply for the poor in our world. Few truths are made clearer than that in the Scriptures. Proverbs is full of instruction on poverty and how to treat the poor. In this message we explore God's concern for the poor, the condition of the poor and how we can care for the poor.

The Design for Our Time

Proverbs 10, 3, and 23 • July 1, 2018 • Joel Dager

This week in our Flourishing series, we look at the subject of time and what wisdom Proverbs has for that area of our lives. Solomon speaks about the importance of work, rest, and prioritizing our time in a few different places in Proverbs that offer insight for how we can wisely manage our time.

Navigating Life Wisely

Proverbs 16 • June 24, 2018 • Kevin Blake

We continue our Flourishing series this week by looking at Proverbs 16. Here Solomon discusses the incredible sovereignty of God and how that can help us navigate the difficult decisions of life.

Parenting and the Next Generation

Proverbs 3:1-35 • June 17, 2018 • Brian Watts

In week 7 of our Flourishing series, we focus on what the next generation needs most from parents and the church.

The Value of Friendship

Proverbs 18:24 • June 9, 2018 • Brian Watts

As we continue our Flourishing series this week, we turn to Solomon's words on friendship. In Proverbs we see the importance of having close, honest, and loving friendships.

How to Handle Money

Proverbs 30:7-9 • June 3, 2018 • Brian Watts

This week of our Flourishing series, we turn to Proverbs 30 to look at another widely talked about topic in the book. The author of one of the final two chapters, Agur, shows how our perspective on money and possessions needs to shift in order for us to approach them in the right way.

Wisdom's Enemy

Proverbs 7 • May 27, 2018 • Kevin Blake

In week 4 of our Flourishing series we turn to Proverbs 7 and see one of wisdom's greatest enemies... temptation. Here Solomon warns of the ways and power of temptation and more importantly, how to war against it.

The Power of Our Words

Selected Proverbs • May 20, 2018 • Brian Watts

We continue our Flourishing series this week by looking at a variety of Proverbs that touch on the one topic that Proverbs discusses more than any other which is our words. Solomon warns over and over that our words have the power to do incredible good or incredible damage.

Wisdom's Starting Point

Proverbs 4:23 • May 13, 2018 • Brian Watts

We continue our Flourishing series in Proverbs 4 this week and see where the beginning of acquiring wisdom is. Solomon tells us the heart is the most important place to consider.

Get Wisdom

Proverbs 1 • May 6, 2018 • Brian Watts

Life is radically complicated! We begin a study in the book of Proverbs this week by defining wisdom and how to get it. Proverbs 1 tells us that if we can get godly wisdom, we will flourish!