Proverbs : 2019
Wisdom For The 21st Century
A Word To The Wise
Pastor Dave Romoser • February 3, 2019
Of all the subjects in the book of Proverbs, understanding how to be wise with our words is addressed more than any other topic outside of wisdom itself. Words are the building blocks of all reality and have tremendous power for life and death. What does it look like to learn to use our words in such a way that we, and those around us, can flourish?
Everybody Plays The Fool
Pastor Dave Romoser • January 27, 2019
In the ancient near east it was understood that pursuing wisdom would lead to the best experience of life. To accumulate wisdom meant that you were seeking to understand how things really are and how they're interrelated so that you can make the right decision. That's what it meant to be wise. They also had language for those who did not pursue wisdom. They were called fools. What does it mean, according to the Scriptures, to be a fool?
The Light Shines In The Darkness
Pastor Dave Romoser • January 20, 2019
According to the ancient wisdom traditions, wisdom is a path. The journey is always step by step, right foot, left foot... One grows in wisdom by taking the next right step. While everyone's path is unique in some ways, there's a path that everyone walks at some point, and this path in particular can lead to great wisdom
The Foolishness of an Unexamined Life
Pastor Dave Romoser • January 13, 2019
If every decision that will have a significant impact on your life requires wisdom, the question becomes: "How do I get wisdom?" (The recording from last week's series opener is not available due to technical issues. We apologize for the inconvenience! )