Reading Time: 2 minutes

Kisses of Enemies And Wounds Of Friends. Ade met Sally and professed his love. He was all over her. Six months later, Sally was heartbroken. Ade became her enemy. There have been several kisses, but they were kisses of an enemy.

Mr. and Mrs. Johnson have married two years ago. Mr. Johnson had a bad habit that only his wife knows. His wife was on his case, until he began to make changes. His ego was bruised, and his pride was punctured, but he got better. He was wounded, but they were wounds of a friend.

The scripture is filled with God’s wisdom. There is enough wisdom in God’s word such that, if followed, crises in relationships and marriages will be minimized.

Let’s take a look at the scripture

Pro 27:6 (KJV) Faithful are the wounds of a friend; but the kisses of an enemy are deceitful.

There is an obvious contradiction in the verse above. I would have understood if the Bible says “The kisses of a friend and the wounds of an enemy. But the scripture says “Wounds of a friend and the kisses of an enemy.”

The friend comes with wounds. The enemy comes with kisses. Kisses of Enemies And Wounds Of Friends

Your lover or spouse will often come with wounds, yet he meant well. Corrections and confrontations will burst you ego, will dissolve your pride and will challenge your weakness zone! You will feel wounded either in courtship or marriage because that which you are used to is being unsettled.

Never refuse instructions from your spouse because your spouse knows you in and out.

Pro 15:32 (KJV) He that refuseth instruction despiseth his own soul: but he that heareth reproof getteth understanding.

Get ready to be wounded by those who love you! The one decorating you with kisses only is actually an enemy! The one that doesn’t correct you and tells you what you want to hear all the time is an enemy.

True love can be tough. God chastises those He loves! It pleased God for Jesus to be wounded so that we might be saved. It took a kiss from Judas for Jesus to be betrayed.

A kiss came from the devil because the Bible says Satan entered Judas. But a wound came from God to Jesus. He was wounded for our transgressions!

Your friend is a “wounder” and your enemy is a “kisser! Know this and know peace!

When you understand these dynamics, you will know that your spouse is not an enemy, the one who is not your spouse but is taking advantage and telling you stuff is actually an enemy! This is where we will stop on Kisses of Enemies And Wounds Of Friends. May God grant you more understanding!

CONFESSION FOR THE DAY
I will not cooperate with my enemy

PRAYER FOR THE DAY
Ask God to show you the motives of people around you

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY
Pro 15:32 (MSG) An undisciplined, self-willed life is puny; an obedient, God-willed life is spacious.

ACTION PLAN FOR THE DAY
Appreciate those who correct you

READ THROUGH THE BIBLE IN ONE YEAR
Prov 15

Giving

Would you like to Partner with our Ministry or give your tithe/offerings? Send a Whatsapp Message to +234 8023507395 and the details will be sent to you OR simply GO HERE. Blessings!

Subscribe by E-Mail


Vent Freely


We now have a place where you can vent anonymously, disclose that age-long secret, talk about past abuses and free your mind, report your hubby/fiance anonymously and seek advice, and so on and so forth. It is a place where you can pour your heart and rid yourself of the guilt that still comes after asking God for forgiveness. Issues posted anonymously and Questions will be attended to during REVIVE CONVERSATIONS by 9.00pm Daily!  Go ahead and drop it!

Vent Freely – https://khcng.com/vent

Every day, there will be REVIVE Prayers by 6.00 am and REVIVE Conversations by 9.00 pm. Follow on Mixlr to participate! – khcglobal.mixlr.com
All Episodes are available on Youtube HERE

Latest on Vents, Secrets, Issues and Questions

Important Links

Joins SINGLES’ Hub on Whatsapp

Join COUPLES Only on Whatsapp

Join our Telegram Channel here to get updates

Subscribe to our Youtube Channel Here

CHURCH: Shouts of Grace Nation Ibadan


Latest From REVIVE Conversations – 9.00 pm Daily


Latest From REVIVE Prayers – 6.00 am Daily

Subscribe to our Youtube Channel


Latest From Couples’ Hub


Latest From Singles’ Hub


Extraordinary Services at Shouts of Grace Nation!

Do you live in the city of Ibadan and you don’t have a place of worship yet?

It will be a great honour to have you in our Services.
Location: Joke Plaza, Beside Trans Amusement Park, Bodija – UI Road, Ibadan