Thought #1: Happiness can be affected by outside circumstances, but also our own mentality towards it.
Thought #2: The horror...the horror...I actually think Conrad was one of my favorite authors in Lit classes.
Proverbs 5:1 ->Wisdom can be acquired by listening to others, by learning from others.
Proverbs 5:15 ->Maintain your fidelity: this is evidence of wisdom and honor.
1 Samuel 25:3 ->Intelligence is of first importance.
1 Samuel 25:33 ->Discernment is useless without actions.
Micah 8:11 ->Do we want prophets with the word of the Lord? Or do we want prosperity on this earth?
1 Timothy 5:17 ->Preaching really is work. Also, those who lead the church should receive honor, not disdain (look back 2 chapters, see who should be leading the church. Disqualified individuals should not be leading)
1 Timothy 5:2 ->Ministers should view the women of their congregation as their own family: Protect, defend, view with purity!
Prayer: Lord God, give me strength today for following You.