"If any of you lack wisdom, let him ask of God, that giveth to all men liberally, and upbraideth not; and it shall be given him."
God encourages us to seek wisdom, but not just any kind of wisdom. He wants us to gain the Heavenly insight that can unleash blessings and benefits.
But Satan wants nothing more than for Christians to be influenced by worldly wisdom. Unfortunately, we often take carnal wisdom, cover it with scripture so we can "Christian-ize" it, and then adopt it as our own.
God invites us to pursue His wisdom. We begin this pursuit by entering into a personal relationship with God through Jesus Christ. Once that relationship is established, embrace a moral standard that lines up with His Word and seek God's wisdom for every situation. You will see results.
We tend to share with our children the collection of wisdom passed on by people who have had significant roles in our lives - especially our mothers. How many of the bits of wisdom in this video has your mother said to you?
Lord, I pray for wisdom in my marriage. Fill me with wisdom at the workplace. Grant me wisdom in dealing with difficult relationships. Saturate me with wisdom as I minister to others. If I lack wisdom in any area, open my eyes so I can seek it with diligence, Lord.
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