Angie and Brandon

Me!! I Found One!!

Brandon Living

It’s ancient Hebrew poetry, and it’s found in the midst of wisdom literature. So if you understand the biblical context of Proverbs 31:10, it makes sense as a rhetorical question. “Who can find a virtuous woman? For her worth is far above rubies.” As Solomon recounts the advice of his mother to him about finding the ideal woman, she concludes …

The Remedy for Iniquity

Brandon Theology

“By mercy and truth iniquity is purged: and by the fear of the Lord men depart from evil.” -Proverbs 16:6 We all want mercy when we’ve messed up, but we rarely want truth, but it is truth that really keeps us clean. Because of God’s mercy, He forgives us and wipes the sleight clean. But by speaking His truth to …

The Priceless Woman

Brandon Living

“Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.”—Proverbs 31:10 The author of this great passage of Scripture is no doubt, King Solomon, writing under a pseudonym, King Lemuel. He is relating the advice his own Mother taught him about finding the right woman. There may have been some hint at a “dowry,” but Solomon’s intention …