Job 28:1, 2, 10-28
As surely as silver and iron have their sources, so wisdom has its Source.
Whatever wisdom is in us intrinsically, God must refine and smelt it. Or maybe it’s better to say that He infuses it with the wisdom from above. Or better yet, that He wants us to accept His wisdom in place of our own.
Where do I get my wisdom? Is the Bible too boring? Do I turn to the godly for wisdom or do I content myself with earthly wisdom? Earthly wisdom is more sinister and perilous than it might sound: “This wisdom descendeth not from above, but is earthly, sensual, devilish” (James 3:15). Read it all