PROVERBS 6

5 Outlines

 

 

Proverbs 6:6-11

LEARN FROM THE ANT!

 

If a person tends to be lazy, he or she needs to follow the example of the ant. Vs. 6

 

NO LAW Vs. 7

 

NO LAZINESS Vss. 8-11

 (physical or spiritual)

 

NO LACK Vs. 6

 

 

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Proverbs 6:6-11

DILIGENCE

 

THE EXAMPLE OF THE ANT – Vss. 6-8

THE EXCESS OF SLEEP – Vss. 9-10

THE EXPECTATION OF POVERTY – Vs. 11

 

 

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Proverbs 6:12-15

KNOWING WHO’S NAUGHTY

 

A “NAUGHTY” PERSON IS:

 

SCATHING WITH THE MOUTH – Vs. 12

SLY IN BODY LANGUAGE – Vs. 13

SCHEMING IN HEART – Vs. 14

SINISTER IN ACTION (SOWS DISCORD) – Vs. 14

SUDDEN IN DEMISE – Vs. 15

 

 

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Proverbs 6:20-24

ON FOLLOWING DIRECTIONS

 

KEEP THEM – Vs. 20

My son, keep thy father's commandment, and forsake not the law of thy mother:

SECURE THEM – Vs. 21

Bind them continually upon thine heart, and tie them about thy neck.

FOLLOW THEM – Vs. 22

When thou goest, it shall lead thee; when thou sleepest, it shall keep thee; and when thou awakest, it shall talk with thee.

RELY ON THEM – Vs. 23-24

For the commandment is a lamp; and the law is light; and reproofs of instruction are the way of life: To keep thee from the evil woman, from the flattery of the tongue of a strange woman.

 

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INFIDELITY

Proverbs 6:23-35

 

PROTECTION AGAINST INFIDELITY – Vs. 23

·       The commandment is a lamp

·       The law is a light

·       Reproofs are a way of life

 

PARTNERS IN INFIDELITY – Vss. 24-25

·       An evil, flirting woman – Vs. 24

·       A lustful man – Vs. 25

 

PROBLEMS WITH INFIDELITY (For a man) – Vss. 26-35

·       He is humbled in a bad way – Vs. 26

·       He is burned – Vss. 27-28

·       He is guilty – Vs. 29

·       He is destroying himself – Vss. 30-33

He is worse than a thief – Vss. 30-31

He lacks understanding – Vs. 32

He faces dishonor and reproach – Vs. 33

·       He deals with a jealous husband – Vss. 34-35

 

 

 

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