Search ResultsAsh Wednesday: Cultural Resources This worship resource for Ash Wednesday provides the following cultural resources: historical information, a prose excerpt, and traditional songs.
O God of WisdomPD
Come and Seek the Ways of Wisdom©
See more hymns... Wise Foreign Relations - Study Guide Adult Sunday School lesson / study guide about Christian relations with Islam, drawing its spiritual motif from Solomon's prayer for wisdom (1 Kings 3:3-15). Liturgical elements and study questions are included. Human Wisdom and the Folly of the Cross Illustrating how Jesus' actions and teaching appear foolish by human standards of wisdom, this commentary on 1 Corinthians 1:18-25 explores the paradoxical dimensions of God's love and God's wisdom. Wisdom's Table Wisdom's table in Proverbs 9:1-6 is a metaphor for the acquisition of wisdom. But what is wisdom? It is heart-and-hand knowledge: for Israel, the heart was the source of thought and choice. Commentary by Wil Gafney. Christ as Holy Wisdom This contemporary icon by William Hart McNichols depicts Christ as Holy Wisdom, based on an eighteenth-century Russian icon of Hagia Sophia. Wisdom Wears Sensible Shoes Despite all the concern for relevance of the church, Kae Evensen says "Jesus’ message isn’t relevant; it never was." What is needed from the church is wisdom rather than being cool. Wise Church: Learning from the World-Wide Church This 1 hour 40 minute audio file features speakers from around the world sharing how the wisdom of Proverbs can be applied to their unique contexts.