Proverbs 31:30-31: “Charm is deceitful, and beauty is vain, but a woman who fears the LORD is to be praised. Give her of the fruit of her hands, and let her works praise her in the gates.”
The other night, I came across an article talking about women in the alt-right movement. One of the things mentioned in the article was how much importance these women place on beauty. And that perspective is not right, and deeply saddens me.
“The beginning of wisdom is this: Get wisdom,
and whatever you get, get insight.” Proverbs 4:7
Do we value wisdom? If someone asked you what the most valuable thing that you could get would be, what would you answer? In chapter 4 of Proverbs, the author explains that wisdom is the most valuable thing that you can get. What is the point of wealth or power if you can’t use it wisely? So, how can we find wisdom? From where do we get it?