What Keeps Me Going This Week: Proverbs 3:5

What Keeps Me Going This Week: Proverbs 3:5 September 28, 2012

When life is tough — or even when it’s not — I’ve found comfort in the Bible. My favorite parts change from month to month, week to week, or even day to day.  Honestly, I should read it more than I do, because I’ve also found that life is better when I hang on to its promises and truth.

Here’s the verse that’s speaking to me right now, Proverbs 3:5.

Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding.

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It’s so easy to run to my own wisdom, but when I look beyond myself – it seems to always turn out so much better.

This week, what verses give you direction?

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  • Mari Palmer

    Hey Bristol. Good word!! One of my life verses!! Very very proud if you!!

  • Garrett

    I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me. Philippians 4:13

  • Andrea Bishop

    Amen Bristol….

  • Thomas Hubbard

    Without Christ what am I?

  • Keri Norton

    Great verse…and I love the next one too…Proverbs 3:6 In all your ways acknowledge Him and He will direct your path.

  • Georgia

    That verse was such a reminder for me today. Thank you for sharing it Bristol.

  • Madison Fitzgerald

    Hey Bristol! I don’t know if you read these comments but I don’t know how to get ahold of you! Keegan asked me to try and ask you if you had heard from Track? He hasn’t heard from him since we were at his house when he was home on leave, and he just wanted to make sure everything was all good!!

  • Bbmomof3

    This is one of the verses that helps keep me grounded and focused on what is truly important in life… and I always remind my kids of:
    Mark 8:36
    36 For what shall it profit a man, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul?

  • Joseph

    “God has not given us the spirit of fear, but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.”- 2 Timothy 1:7

  • bellagrazi

    Amen. Trust in the Lord with all your heart, Bristol. He will always lead you on the right path.

  • Joe

    Keep reading the Bible Bristol! It brings me a Peace that surpasses all understanding.

  • Judy

    Bristol, I’m so proud of you for the tasteful outfits you wear each week. You are being a great role model for young girls and women everywhere. You are showing them that you can look amazing without wearing revealing costumes. May God bless you for it.

  • Bristol,
    You’ve overcome adversity,scorn,rejection, and you have demonstrated that you’re more than a pretty face.You have a platform as a result of your patient endurance where you inspire others and model grace,dignity and poise beyond your years.We’re praying for you.