The Simple


What is a simple person? It is a person who has no or does not apply critical thinking.

It is interesting that the Hebrew word for simple comes from an expression which means ‘an open door’. The simple have an open door to both their hearing, their thinking and their speech. They accept everything they hear and find it extremely difficult to not spew out everything they hear and think.

The simple is unsure of who they are, they lack good judgment and identity. They are people pleasers since they lack identity, always trying to please others.

The cure for the simple: fill your mind and heart with God’s word, wherein is found wisdom, truth and life…

Proverbs 14:15



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