Aglow

Attentive

Painting by Brandi K Ramirez
Called Blessed Proverbs 31:28-29

Painting by Brandi K Ramirez

 
"Charm is deceitful, and beauty is vain, but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised,"
Proverbs 31: 30 ESV

Scripture Context: Proverbs 31

11/20/21 Scripture Focus: Proverbs 31: 30

Summary Beauty is found in knowing the Lord.

charm – a power of pleasing or attracting, as through personality or beauty
(dictionary.com)

Reflection R–  In today’s culture many times it is the outward appearance we focus on, but this is fleeting, at best. But true beauty comes from within, and the woman who has a relationship with the Lord, has the lasting beauty of His Character that reaches out to others again and again. She is attractive for her acts of kindness, aglow with His Spirit,  real beauty shines from within.   

Cross References–  Psalm 111:10, 1 Peter 3:3-6, John 15: 9-10, John 15:1-17

Prayer P- Lord, let us focus on you, and your eternal love which transforms us into something beautiful for you to behold. 

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Excellent

Attentive

Painting by Brandi K Ramirez
Called Blessed Proverbs 31:28-29

 
"Many women have done excellently, but you surpass them all."
Proverbs 31: 29 ESV

Scripture Context: Proverbs 31

11/19/21 Scripture Focus: Proverbs 31: 29

Summary S- The excellent wife and mother surpasses any other woman’s career or accomplishments. 

Excellent – possessing outstanding quality or superior merit; remarkably good. 
(dictionary.com)

Reflection R–  In today’s culture women have sometimes abandoned their “first calling” because they have been deceived into believing that serving as a wife and mother,  is not  as important then working outside the home. But it is the woman who knows this powerful position who has the greatest impact of all.  

Resource: The Hand that Rocks the Cradle is the Hand that Rules the World
Poem by William Ross Wallace
“Women how divine your mission.” WRW

Cross References– Proverbs 31:10,  1 Timothy 5:14, Titus 2:3-5, Genesis 4:1,
Genesis 3:1-24, 1 Timothy 2:15

Prayer P- Lord, let me not abandon my first love- “You” and then my family and home. 

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Respected and Strong

Painting by Brandi K Ramirez

Called Blessed (Revised)

“Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: “Many women do noble things, but you surpass them all.”
Proverbs 31:28-29

"Strength and dignity are her clothing and she laughs at the time to come."
Proverbs 31: 25 ESV

 

                                                                  Scripture Context: Proverbs 31

11/15/21
Scripture Focus: Proverbs 31: 25

Summary
S- She is not afraid for she has learned to trust in the Lord.

Reflection
R– The one who abides in the Lord is respected because of her conduct – in how she conducts herself in all circumstances. As one abides in Jesus Christ He develops her character like His own. The woman who abides in Jesus is not afraid of the future for her provision is in the Lord, and she depends on Him not looking to herself. 

Cross References-  Proverbs 3: 5-6, 2 Corinthians 5:17

Prayer
P-Lord, in myself, I am not strong, nor deserve any honor of my own. Help me to not be afraid of my circumstances in the present nor in the future, knowing you are always there to protect me by your Word and your love. 

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