Can you Hear me now?


The Call of Wisdom

Wisdom cries aloud in the street, in the markets she raises her voice; at the head of the noisy streets she cries out; at the entrance of the city gates she speaks: “How long, O simple ones, will you love being simple? How long will scoffers delight in their scoffing and fools hate knowledge? If you turn at my reproof, behold, I will pour out my spirit to you; I will make my words known to you. Because I have called and you refused to listen, have stretched out my hand and no one has heeded, because you have ignored all my counsel and would have none of my reproof, I also will laugh at your calamity; I will mock when terror strikes you, when terror strikes you like a storm and your calamity comes like a whirlwind, when distress and anguish come upon you. Then they will call upon me, but I will not answer; they will seek me diligently but will not find me. Because they hated knowledge and did not choose the fear of the Lord, would have none of my counsel and despised all my reproof, therefore they shall eat the fruit of their way, and have their fill of their own devices. For the simple are killed by their turning away, and the complacency of fools destroys them; but whoever listens to me will dwell secure and will be at ease, without dread of disaster.

Proverb 1:20-33

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Can you hear me now?

How long will you love being simple

How long will my voice meet a refusal

How long will you delight in scoffing

How long will you trash my name with your cussing

How long will you hate knowledge

How long will you continue – your King  to reject

How Long will it take before you open up your heart

How long will you keep my Spirit out

How long will you – your savior disown

How He longs to make himself to you known

Wisdom Calls – How long? Can you Hear me now?

3 responses to “Can you Hear me now?

  1. Love the post and the question as well. How Long. Some have to go through so much before they take heed of God wisdom. Reminds me of the poem I just post take hold of my hand! God Bless :)

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