August 9, 2015 PM
Rev. Stephen Dervan - 16
#4 in series
"The sluggard says, 'There is a lion in the road! There is a lion in the streets!' As a door turns on its hinges, so does a sluggard on his bed. The sluggard buries his hand in the dish; it wears him out to bring it back to his mouth. The sluggard is wiser in his own eyes than seven men who can answer sensibly." – Proverbs 26:13-16
What does Proverbs teach us about "the sluggard"?
1) The sluggard __.
2) The sluggard is __with __.
"The soul of the sluggard craves and gets nothing, while the soul of the diligent is richly supplied." – Proverbs 13:4
3) The sluggard is __.
"Like vinegar to the teeth and smoke to the eyes, so is the sluggard to those who send him." – Proverbs 10:26
4) The sluggard fails to __.
5) The sluggard __.
6) The sluggard __ the __.
"The way of a sluggard is like a hedge of thorns, but the path of the upright is a level highway." – Proverbs 15:19