Today's Verse – Proverbs 17:9

He who covers over an offense promotes love, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends.—Proverbs 17:9Thoughts on Today’s Verse…”It’s just a little harmless gossip.” The Wise Teacher reminds us that gossip is neither little or harmless. Its consequences are huge and its damage horrible. Instead, it is much better to be a peacemaker and an offense mender.Video Commentary…ToGather Worship Guide | More ToGather VideosMy Prayer…Father of Glory, I confess that I am often more a peace lover than a peacemaker. Give me the character not to repeat gossip and instead have the wisdom and strength to be an offense mender. Through the Prince of Peace I pray. Amen.All scripture quotations, unless otherwise indicated, are taken from the HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION. © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by International Bible Society. Used by permission of Zondervan Publishing House.

Today's Verse – Proverbs 17:9
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