The Mysterious Agur

While it sounds like he should ride in on a  fiery horse with the speed of light, a cloud of dust, and a hearty “Hi yo, Scripture!” – Agur The Mysterious without a faithful Indian companion, is a daring and resourceful interpreter of wisdom who led the fight for truth and justice  before the birthContinue reading “The Mysterious Agur”

S- A- T- U- R- D- A- Y

Of course there’s a reason why I spelled it like that. An old memory that kept popping up this week. I’ll explain coming up however first since it is another Saturday already, that means it’s time to look back at the week that was here on “Becoming Today”.  Monday’s edition of “Becoming Today” had aContinue reading “S- A- T- U- R- D- A- Y”

Don’t Ignore The Signs

It’s important to not only read, but also pay attention to and obey the signs. Just like some you may encounter along the road, not doing so can affect our travels.. A few examples include, “Rocks Falling”, “Deer Crossing”, “Slippery When Wet” or even “It’ll Do Road”.  While not a discussion of traffic regulations, inContinue reading “Don’t Ignore The Signs”

Foolish Lazy Gossip

No we are not asking you to become any of the above, in fact foolish lazy gossips need not apply. We’ll delve into hope these behaviors are contrary to not only our ongoing search for wisdom, but also to our overall shared path here on “Becoming Today”.  I really do want to thank each andContinue reading “Foolish Lazy Gossip”

Control Yourself

Really I’m kind of surprised we haven’t spent more time talking about the many ways self control is both important and very wise.  So get ready to exercise some restraint and moderation as we press ahead on this edition of “Becoming Today”. Again I want to say thank you to each and everyone of youContinue reading “Control Yourself”

Self Protection

Vigilance is important and so is personal responsibility, so today we’ll examine how those ideas intersect with our combined search for wisdom on this edition of “Becoming Today”.  I want to say thank you to each and everyone of you for joining us here. Whether you have been following this series for the past threeContinue reading “Self Protection”

Becoming Wise

I want to say thank you again for being here today. Whether you have been following this series or if this is the first time you are joining us. We are involved in an ongoing, indepth study of wisdom as taught in the Book of Proverbs. If you’d like to know more about The PassionContinue reading “Becoming Wise”

Wisdom’s Source

I want to thank you all for being here today. Whether you’ve followed this series r if this is the first time you are joining us. We are involved in a study of wisdom as taught in the Book of Proverbs. If you’d like to know more about The Passion Translation and why we areContinue reading “Wisdom’s Source”

Recalling The Week That Was

Do you realize we are already more than half way through this month? Another week of this year has just flown by; 33 down, just 19 more to go. And what a  week it was. We’ll move ahead by stepping back to review, on this edition of “Becoming Today”. Monday began a new week andContinue reading “Recalling The Week That Was”

Amazing Awareness

A feeling of achieving a state of extreme happiness. What could be more exalting than that? Well as we’ll discuss today,the answer is achieving it by lifting up others. I want to thank you all for being here today. Whether you’ve followed this weekly series or if this is the first time you are joiningContinue reading “Amazing Awareness”

Receiving Life

I want to thank you all for being here today. Whether you’ve followed this series from the beginning or if this is the first time you are joining us. We are involved in a study of wisdom as taught in the Book of Proverbs. If you’d like to know more about The Passion Translation andContinue reading “Receiving Life”

Extremely Exalting

A feeling of achieving a state of extreme happiness. What could be more exalting than that? Well as we’ll discuss today, the answer is achieving it by lifting up others. I want to thank you all for being here today. Whether you’ve followed this series or if this is the first time you are joiningContinue reading “Extremely Exalting”

Wisdom = Life

I want to thank you all for being here today. Whether you’ve followed this series for the past 17 weeks or if this is the first time you are joining us. We are involved in a study of wisdom as taught in the Book of Proverbs. If you’d like to know more about The PassionContinue reading “Wisdom = Life”

The Virtues of Wisdom

We are continuing, moving forward with week 17 of our extended odyssey, having undertaken a search and rescue mission for wisdom. Seventeen down, 14 more to go… When the Scriptures bring up points about the same issues over and over it is because of their importance. That’s why Solomon continues  on the themes  of lovingContinue reading “The Virtues of Wisdom”

Living Like A Queen

Speaking the truth, setting the standards, raising the bar of excellence- not only for our own lives but also for all those around us. That’s just part of what today’s exploration will reveal.  We are continuing, now on week 16 of our extended odyssey, having undertaken a search and rescue mission for wisdom. When theContinue reading “Living Like A Queen”

Tell Me Your Address

No, I’m not really interested in your house number. Nor is this some kind of online phishing scam, rather on this edition of Becoming Today, our combined quest for truth, enlightenment and wisdom may reveal exactly where we are living. We are continuing, now on week 14 of our extended odyssey, having undertaken a searchContinue reading “Tell Me Your Address”

Wise Living

Welcome back as we are continuing, now on week 13 of our  extended odyssey, having undertaken a search and rescue mission for wisdom. When the Bible keeps talking about the same thing over and over, that’s  because it is important.   That’s why Solomon continues  on the themes  of loving wisdom and treasuring her.   AlongContinue reading “Wise Living”

Living Righteously

A very “Becoming” goal. And one we’ll delve into today on this edition of “Becoming Today”.  We are continuing, now on week eleven of our  extended odyssey having undertaken a search and rescue mission for wisdom. Understanding that enlightenment is within our reach we shall seek and find the knowledge and inspiration necessary to uplift,Continue reading “Living Righteously”