The Heart is a Castle to Guard

Jeremiah 17:9 exposes the traitor within us when it says, “The heart is deceitful and desperately wicked.” No wonder Proverbs 4:23 tells us to “Guard your heart with all diligence.”

The heart is a castle set among enemies without,
Harboring a traitor within.
A guard must be on watch at all times.

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(Concept from Thomas Watson, Puritan)

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Wifing, Singing, Studying, Counseling. I counsel at Gateway Biblical Counseling and Training Center. M.A. in Biblical Counseling. Certified by Association of Certified Biblical Counselors
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