- Interest in learning the how and why of many things.
- This is intermeddling with all wisdom. (Proverbs 18:1)
- A concern is curiosity about doctrine and truth.
- A good father, unlike David, is curious (1 Kings 1:6)
- Growth in wisdom requires it, or you get dumber.
- Prudent men know their industries well (Proverbs 27:23).
- They go beyond industry to find the best jobs.
- Good husbands learn women and wife (I Peter 3:7).
- Wisdom is to be hunted as hid treasure (Proverbs 2:1-5).
- You can get answers faster today than ever.
- Do you want to dig into God’s Word for details?
- Do you pray “Open thou mine eyes...”? (Psalm 119:18)
- The Eunuch was not content to read the Bible.
- You are to consider one another to help wisely.
- All in authority should search out things. (Proverbs 25:2)
“Through desire a man, having separated himself, seeketh and intermeddleth with allwisdom.”
“And his father had not displeased him at any time in saying, Why hast thou done so? and he also was a very goodly man; and his mother bare him after Absalom.”
1 Kings 1:6
“Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, and look well to thy herds.”
“Likewise, ye husbands, dwell with them according to knowledge, giving honour unto the wife, as unto the weaker vessel, and as being heirs together of the grace of life; that your prayers be not hindered.”
1 Peter 3:7
“My son, if thou wilt receive my words, and hide my commandments with thee; So that thou incline thine ear unto wisdom, and apply thine heart to understanding; Yea, if thou criest after knowledge, and liftest up thy voice for understanding; If thou seekest her as silver, and searchest for her as for hid treasures; Then shalt thou understand the fear of the Lord, and find the knowledge of God.”
“Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wonderful things out of thy law.”
“It is the glory of God to conceal a thing: but the honour of kings is to search out a matter.”