Proverbs in 365 Devotions
Proverbs 4:14 Do not enter the path of the wicked, and do not walk in the way of the evil.
Do Not Enter
The path of the wicked is a highly traveled road. It's the road that we all head straight for right from the start. This is a rode that is marked very clearly with do not enter signs but we all walk on ahead none the less. Do not enter signs are put up for a reason. They may spark our curiosity and may make us want to take just one quick look. But many have went down to the grave while "just taking a quick look " Do not enter signs are very clear warnings that something on the other side of the sign will not only harm you but can also destroy you. This is exactly the case with walking in the way of evil. When we start down that trail we are headed straight for death. We may have intentions of fleeing before our destruction. But the truth is that many die without even seeing it coming.
Matthew 7:13 ESV "Enter by the narrow gate. For the gate is wide and the way is easy that leads to destruction, and those who enter by it are many.