Proverbs 13e Friends and the good lifePresentation Transcript
Gospel Baptist Tabernacle
781 Salem Road, Rossville, GA 30741
Where the Love of God
abounds, everyone is
Children’s Church taught
by Paul and Marsha Davis
November 13, 2013
November 13, 2013
walketh with wise men
shall be wise: but a
companion of fools shall
God tells us
We must choose our friends carefully.
Choose friends of godly character, because
you will act like your friends over time.
People choose the friends they choose for a reason.
They admire and enjoy them.
Choose friends who walk
with the Lord in the Light
of His Word.
pursueth sinners: but to the righteous good
shall be repayed.
(NIV) Misfortune pursues the sinner, but prosperity is the reward of the righteous.
We choose the life we live by
the way we live our lives.
Psalm 34:19 (TLB) The good man does not escape
all troubles -- he has them too. But the Lord helps
him in each and every one.
Deuteronomy 30 19-20 I call heaven and earth to
record this day against you, that I have set before
you life and death, blessing and cursing: therefore
choose life, that both thou and thy seed may live:
That thou mayest love the LORD thy God, and that
thou mayest obey His Voice, and that thou mayest
cleave unto Him: for He is thy life, and the length
of thy days: …
Choose a blessed life by
living God’s Way.
22 A good
man leaveth an
inheritance to his children's
children: and the wealth of
the sinner is laid up for the
We may not see the
fulfillment of this Proverb in
a generation or two, but we
will see it in the future.
food is in the tillage
of the poor: but there is that
is destroyed for want of
Use God’s Provision wisely.
Don’t waste anything.
Work hard, faithfully, and smart.
Do quality work.
Then take care of what you earn.
that spareth his rod
hateth his son: but he that
loveth him chasteneth
A son or daughter who is not disciplined will go his
or her own way, and that leads to destruction.
Proverbs 22 6 Train up a
child in the way he
should go: and when he
is old, he will not depart
righteous eateth to
the satisfying of his soul:
but the belly of the wicked
It’s not that the wicked don’t
obtain enough; it’s that they
are never content.
1 Timothy 6 8-11 And having food and raiment let us be
therewith content. But they that will be rich fall into
temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and
hurtful lusts, which drown men in destruction and
perdition. For the love of money is the root of all evil:
which while some coveted after, they have erred from
the faith, and pierced themselves through with many
sorrows. But thou, O man of God, flee these things;
and follow after
righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekne
Seek ye first the Kingdom of God
and His Righteousness.