The Heart of the Matter
Bible Reading: Proverbs 4:18-27
A proverb is a simple, but insightful, and trustworthy, divinely inspired saying meant to train us in moral skilfulness with the aim of being conformed to the likeness of Jesus.
- Should We Listen to Our Hearts?
The heart is deceitful above all things,
and desperately sick;
who can understand it? (Jeremiah 17:9)
- The Role of the Heart
Keep your heart with all vigilance,
for from it flow the springs of life. (Proverbs 4:23)
The Responses of the Heart
The Ruin of the Heart
The Rescue of the Heart
And I will give you a new heart, and a new spirit I will put within you. And I will remove the heart of stone from your flesh and give you a heart of flesh. (Ezekiel 36:26)