Seeing and responding to life situations from God's frame of
5. In Scripture theology, wisdom is true religion;
godliness; piety; the knowledge and fear of God, and sincere and
uniform obedience to his commands. This is the wisdom
which is from above. Ps. xc. Job xxviii.
6. Profitable words or doctrine. Ps. xxxvii.
The wisdom of this world, mere human erudition; or the
carnal policy of men, their craft and artifices in promoting
their temporal interests; called also fleshly wisdom. 1
Cor. ii. 2 Cor. i.
The wisdom of words, artificial or affected eloquence;
or learning displayed in teaching. 1 Cor. i. ii.
Webster's 1st ed., 1828
I do not rely on my own natural inclinations, but listen to the
Spirit prompt me from my meditation on God's Law-Word.
The fear of the LORD is the beginning
of wisdom; A good understanding have all those who do His
commandments. His praise endures forever.
And we know that all things work together for good to those
who love God, to those who are the called according to His
purpose. For whom He foreknew, He also predestined to be
conformed to the image of His Son, that He might be the firstborn
among many brethren. -- Romans 8:28-29
O how love I Thy Law! it is my meditation all the day. Thou
through Thy Commandments hast made me wiser than mine enemies. I
have more understanding than all my teachers: for Thy Testimonies
are my meditation. -- Psalm 119:97
This isn't that New Age
"Positive Thinking" stuff, is it??