Springboarding From Proverbs
Where or who would you go to if you wanted to get help for a problem?
__ A musician (hint: Donda)
__ A college professor
__ A talk show host
__ A book titled “Advice for Dummies”
__ A pro Athlete
__ A minister
__ A friend your own age
__ A sibling
__ A teacher
__ A psychic hotline
__ An Internet chat room
__ A parent
__ A complete stranger
__ A popular pastor (hint: Francis Chan, Charles Stanley, etc.)
__ A person with a college degree
__ A police officer
Suppose you were about to be ushered into the presence of God himself. Circle three words that might describe your feelings.
Curious • Relaxed • Upset • Embarrassed • Joyful • Cautious • Terrified • Happy • Concerned • Respectful • Reckless • Unconcerned • Self-assured • Fearful • Awestruck • Nervous
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge; Fools despise wisdom and instruction. —Proverbs 1:7
Write in your own words what you think this verse means:
What do you think your behavior should be like if you take this passage seriously?
Put an X on the line to show the degree of fearful respect you think you have toward God.
None at all _______________________________________________ All of my awe