Whoever Walks with the Wise Becomes Wise

God Shaped

Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm. (Pro 13:20)

Do you want to grow in wisdom? “Walk” with the wise.

  • Read what wise people have written.
  • Listen to what wise people say, preach, and teach.
  • Fill your social media streams with posts from wise people.
  • Show hospitality to wise people that you might get to know them better.
  • Ask to get involved with wise people as they serve others.
  • When a wise person offers advice, correction, or a rebuke, listen.

“Walk” with the sort of people God would describe as “wise” and it will shape you for the better.

Do you want to increase in foolishness? “Walk” with fools.

  • Read what foolish people have written.
  • Listen to what foolish people say, preach, and teach.
  • Fill your social media streams with posts from foolish people.
  • Spend free time with foolish people who want to do foolish things.
  • Follow the lead of foolish people who are only looking out for themselves.
  • When a wise person offers advice, correction, or a rebuke, don’t listen.

“Walk” with the sort of people God would describe as “fools” and it will harm you. God has warned you because he loves you.

With whom will you “walk” today?

About Jason Hardin

Jason lives in southern Indiana with his wife Shelly and their three daughters. He works with the Charlestown Road church of Christ. Jason has written three books and a variety of workbooks. He’s a fan of photography, baseball, mountains, wildlife, BBQ, banana pudding, and coffee. You can contact him here or connect with him on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

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