Power in Proverbs
Finding God’s Wisdom for Daily Life
A self-study guide to help your teenager take advantage of the matchless wisdom contained in the book of Proverbs! Power in Proverbs teaches your teen how to use the concordance and his Bible to search the Scripture on topics applicable to everyday life. The Bible addresses such topics as finances, friendships, the use of our words and many more!
“Let the wise hear and increase in learning and the one who who understands obtain guidance. To understand a proverb and a saying, the words of the wise and their riddles.” — Proverbs 1:5-6
Recommended for ages 14-17. A self-directed, topical study for high school students. Scroll to the bottom for the full list of all topics included!
About the Authors
Rick and Marilyn Boyer are true pioneers of the home education movement. They began teaching the eldest of their fourteen children at home in 1980. To this day, they are still actively home schooling their three youngest children.
Rick and Marilyn have authored several books on home education and Christian parenthood and have spoken at conferences all across America and in several foreign countries. Their books have been translated into a number of foreign languages and have circulated around the world. Their ministry, The Learning Parent, encourages parents through the resources they publish, their speaking ministry, this web site, a monthly newsletter, and their articles, which have been published in several leading home schooling magazines.
Marilyn is always appreciated for her keen and warmhearted insights into parenting. Rick, with his humorous, folksy style has been called “the Will Rogers of the home schooling movement.”
Topics Included in Power in Proverbs:
- Characteristics of a Wife
- Self-Control and Personal Discipline
- Fools (Scorning Fools, Simple Fools, and Stubborn Fools)
- Honoring God
- Child Training
- Fear of Man
- Concern for the Poor
- Respect for Scripture
- A Good Name
- Minding Your Own Business
- Being Happy
- Studying God’s Word
- … and over 40 more!