IDENTIFYING A WISE MAN
Pro 1:5 "A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels:"
The definition for wisdom is – “the ability and desire to make choices that honor God.”
The purpose of Proverbs is to produce wise men and to give them instructions of wisdom and understanding. Pro 1:2 To know wisdom and instruction; to perceive the words of understanding;
1. A Wise Man Will Always Be Increasing His Knowledge And Intellect - Pro 1:5 A wise man will hear, and will increase learning; and a man of understanding shall attain unto wise counsels:
3. A Wise Man Will Accept Instruction As Learning Input - Pro 9:9 Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser: teach a just man, and he will increase in learning.
10. A Wise Man Will Win Souls - Pro 11:30 The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life; and he that winneth souls is wise.