• Life as I Know It

    Gray Skies and a Contentious Woman

    We have been discussing the book I Will! Nine Traits of the Outwardly Focused Christian by Thom S. Rainer  during Wednesday Bible study, and tonight we touched on a verse from Proverbs 27. Verse 17 says, “As iron sharpens iron, So a man sharpens the countenance of his friend.” That’s a great verse, but I like to read a few extra verses surrounding specific passages to give a bit of context and that’s when I came across Proverbs 27:15. . . “A continual dripping on a very rainy day  And a contentious woman are alike;” I just had to giggle when I read this verse because my first thought was that maybe this…