Dr. Danny Campbell
This young convert was deeply impressed and determined to make these the rules of his life. From that day onward throughout his life he made it a rule to spend the first moments of his day alone with God and God's Word. Before he read a letter, looked at a paper or even read a telegram, he went first to the Bible, that the first impression of the day might be what he got directly from God.
- Series: "Little Things"
- Scripture: Song of Solomon 2:8-17
Catch those little foxes! Song of Solomon 2:8-17
For whatever things were written before were written for our learning, that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope. -Rom. 15:4
The Song of Solomon celebrates married love.
The vine and its grapes here are figurative language for the _______ herself. Israel is often referred to as God’s vineyard (as in Isa. 5). The church is often spoken of as the bride of Christ (as in Eph. 5:21-33).
How many Christians have gotten off track by saying this about something – “It’s no ___________ ________________?”
The bride set herself to catch those little foxes and keep herself pure for her coming groom. And we want to do the same for Jesus!
Let me give you the Proverb-a-day ____________________.
He who walks with integrity walks securely, but he who perverts his ways will become known. -Proverbs 10:9
The righteousness of the upright will deliver them, but the unfaithful will be caught by their lust. -Proverbs 11:6
There is one who speaks like the piercings of a sword, but the tongue of the wise promotes health. -Proverbs 12:18
A perverse man sows strife, and a whisperer separates the best of friends. -Proverbs 16:28
Wine is a mocker, strong drink is a brawler. And whoever is led astray by it is not wise. -Proverbs 20:1
To catch the little foxes is to act on even little things the Lord and His Word bring to your attention before they _________________ the fruit you could have produced.