With Whom Does Wisdom Dwell?

Proverbs 8:12-16  https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Proverbs%208&version=ESV   Wisdom does not live a solitary life.  Wisdom dwells with others who provide worthy treasures.  Prudence, knowledge, and discretion have long shared residence with wisdom.  Yet, there are those who are never welcome in wisdom’s home.  Evil is hated along with pride, arrogance, and perverted speech.    The dwelling together of wisdom’s companions while closing the door…

An Offer You Should Never Refuse

Proverbs 8:1-11 https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Proverbs%208&version=ESV                 Creation cries out.  Our inspired spirits cry out.  The Spirit of God alive in the hearts of His children cries out.  They all shout wisdom.                 In all places and in all times, God offers wisdom to the wise and the foolish, to His children and to those who are not His.  The simple are called to learn prudence.  The…

Bacterial Immune Chemotherapy

Bacterial Immune Chemotherapy The interwoven nature of our gut microbiome with the functioning of our immune system never ceases to amaze me.  Researchers at the University of Calgary recently reported another potential life-saving discovery.  Specific gut bacteria may enhance the efficacy of cancer immunotherapy in several cancer types.  Besides correlating the presence of Bifidobacterium pseudolongum,…

Proverbs: Seeing Clearly

Proverbs 7:10-20  https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Proverbs%207&version=ESV The author of Proverbs continues to describe the seduction of sin using the adulteress as the prime temptress.  Seductive speech and smooth talk make the temptation appear much more appealing and pleasurable.  “All at once” indicates a sudden “giving in” to the seduction, a dropping of the guard.  The strong ox is then led to its…