Sept 1: My One Sentence Bible

What is My One Sentence Bible?

9-1-09: If praise comes about you, let it be from another’s mouth. Proverbs 27:2

Godly ones sprint towards what everyone else runs away from. Proverbs 28:1

As hard as it is to tell someone your faults, the Lord brings mercy to those bold enough to speak. Proverbs 28:13

Someone eager to get rich won’t find in God what they’re looking for. Proverbs 28:20

Trusting in our own ways and keeping an amassed wealth each tear us from God. Journeying with an open spirit and giving to the poor, don’t. Proverbs 28:26-27

There is more hope for a fool than for those that just keep talking. Proverbs 29:20

A Prayer and Plea: Keep me on a steady path Lord, because if I have too much or too little I might disown you. Proverbs 30:8-9

Stop talking trash to others about people who are not present! God hates it. Proverbs 30:10

A woman’s Godly work in private is no less to be praised than a senior pastors’ work in public. Proverbs 31:23-31

Much love.

About Andrew Marin

Andrew Marin is President and Founder of The Marin Foundation ( He is the award winning author of two books and a DVD curriculum, and his new book Us Versus Us: The Untold Story of Religion & the LGBT Community, will release June 2016. Since 2010 Andrew has been asked by the United Nations to advise their various agencies on issues of bridging opposing worldviews, civic engagement, and Christian involvement in reconciliation. He is currently based St. Andrews, Scotland where he is researching and teaching at the University of St. Andrews, earning his PhD in Divinity. His research focuses on the theology and praxis of social reconciliation between victims and their perpetrators. Andrew is married to Brenda, and you can find him elsewhere on Twitter (@Andrew_Marin), Facebook (AndrewMarin01), and Instagram (@andrewmarin1).