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Ancient Proverbs: 11 - The Macedonians.

“The discovery of a true friend is the discovery of a treasure.”

– Macedonian Proverb

Alexander “the Great” was born in Macedonia; after his death on the road far from Egypt, one of his top generals (and someone he considered a good friend), Ptolemy I Soter (yes, the originator of Cleopatra IIV’s bloodline), stole his mummified remains and took them to Egypt in order to seal his destiny with the Egyptian people. 94 more words

Americana Injustica: The Most Forgettable Memoir Ever Written

Quiet Truth

7He who corrects a scoffer gets dishonor for himself, And he who reproves a wicked man gets insults for himself. 8Do not reprove a scoffer, or he will hate you, Reprove a wise man and he will love you. 101 more words


Think the path is too steep?

Pr. 30:26:  “The rock badgers are a feeble folk, yet they make their homes in the crags.”

The crags are the steep, rugged parts of the rocks on a mountain or hill.  127 more words


Words of Wisdom and ROW80 Check-In

I recently wrote the following for HopeStreamRadio:

There are 31 chapters in the book of Proverbs and there are 31 days in several months of the year. 873 more words

Stephanie Nickel

Pre-Booking Your Choices

I may have written this before, but it really can’t be said enough. I was wondering what to post today, after the stress of yesterday having our car broken into and my wife’s purse stolen; and then I found myself typing this out in an email to the parents of two young boys; boys that they know if they blink twice will be teens before too long… 317 more words




Proverbs 14:14

The backslider in heart shall be filled with his own ways: and a good man shall be satisfied from himself.


Backslider conveys the wrong impression of an apostate, one who declines from or abandons his own previous position of moral right. 97 more words