Does Winnie the Pooh Read the Bible?

Ever have someone say “hi” and then ask, “what’s the good word”? Don’t we all like to hear a good word now and again? Yes, we all like to hear good news and be encouraged.

“Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.” – Proverbs 16:24

The Bible covers every aspect of human nature we can think of, and this verse from the book of Proverbs not only illustrates the value of encouragement and positive reinforcement, it also does it in a very poetic way. And… it gives me an excuse to put up a picture of Winnie the Pooh – hey, who doesn’t like Pooh?

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A Wife of Noble Character Who Can Find? A Reader Testimony

Thank you to M. Brook Watson for not only submitting a quote, but sharing a testimony to go with it. Here is the quote about a noble and virtuous woman, and the testimony of how God blesses those who seek Him.

A Testimony by M. Brook Watson: “A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies”. My neighbor and I are turning 55 in the next few weeks. The Lord brought us together for a wonderful reason(s)…

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Listen to Advice and Accept Instruction and You Will Be Wise

Thank you to Bible or Not reader Athena Pierce for sharing her wisdom with the rest of our readers. Well, technically it’s God’s wisdom, Athena is the willing messenger of today’s Bible quote.

“Listen to advice and accept instruction, and in the end, you will be wise.” – Proverbs 19:20 NIV

The Book of Proverbs is widely recognized as a book of wisdom, written mostly by Solomon who had the promise from God, and reputation at his time, of being the most wise of all kings. Today’s Bible quote comes with a promise: if you listen, then you will be wise…

Also check out this post to learn about Bible Sequences – these are a fun way to study the scriptures!

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