Chestnut Ridge Church
Wise Guy - Part 6
Through God, Solomon wrote the Old Testament book of Proverbs so we could grow in understanding and wisdom, and so we would know what to do and how to respond to various situations in life. The starting point of wisdom is what Solomon calls, "the fear of the Lord."
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    2223 Cheat Rd, Morgantown, WV 26508, USA
    Sunday 8:00 AM
  • Chestnut Ridge Church
    Sunday 5:55 PM


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Look to the Son, You Make Me Brave, Faithful to the End, The Same Power TONIGHT at 7:30 pm, CRC Campus is heading to Carmichaels, PA, for a movie at the Skyview Drive-In. Bring along a friend, and meet at the church to carpool together! JULY 23 after all services—you can find out more about joining a Starting Point group at a Starting Point Orientation. This is where we share a bit about what Starting Point is, what to expect from Starting Point, and we’ll answer any questions you might have. You will then be able to decide if Starting Point is right for you. Sunday,JULY 23; 3 pm tailgate/4 pm game time. Mosaic [singles] and CRC Campus are teaming up for an awesome tailgate and afternoon at the ballpark! Get more info, and purchase your ticket by TONIGHT’s deadline, at, to take advantage of the group rate and seating. JULY 30, 12:15 pm— the date and location have changed, but the all-church picnic is still happening! The church will be grilling up the burgers & hotdogs and providing the drinks & desserts—there will be volleyball and the acclaimed cornhole tournament, too! So come out after the 11 am service, and bring along your camp chairs, blankets, and a side dish. You won’t want to miss it! College-aged students are invited to Summer Small Groups at The Cue on Wednesday evenings. Snacks, discussion, and a study into the book of Acts are provided each week. Groups will meet weekly through July 26, except for July 5. There’s more info at Celebrate Recovery will not meet July 3rd, but will resume Monday, July 10, from 6:30-8:30 pm. Visit for more information about CR. Don’t miss out on the best nights of the summer! Join us Tuesday nights for over the top events, crazy fun, and amazing friends. We’ll have games and competitions throughout the summer. Bring a friend and join in. Meets on Sunday evenings — Don’t miss out on Wired Sundays this summer! Each Sunday evening, Wired will have different summer-themed games and small-group devotional time. Invite a friend, and join the fun! Did you hear the news? Mandisa and Danny Gokey are coming to The Ridge on October 12! Today is the final day of pre-sale tickets at Tickets to the general public begin tomorrow.

Wise Guy - Part 6 [July 9, 2017] Tim Haring

Working to Build Wealth

recap of series Wise Guy
week 1 - Wisdom's Foundation
week 2 - A Wisdom Essential: Listening
week 3 - Wisdom's Focus on the Future
week 4 - Caring for Those in Need
week 5 - Listening to Understand
TODAY - Working to Build Wealth

Jack Whittaker with his granddaughter.

Such wealth may be squandered and often squelches initiative and work. As a result, the recipient is not … blessed at the end...[1] - Buzzell

[1] Buzzell, S. S. (1985). Proverbs. In J. F. Walvoord & R. B. Zuck (Eds.), The Bible Knowledge Commentary: An Exposition of the Scriptures (Vol. 1, p. 949). Wheaton, IL: Victor Books.


· Have you identified what you are good at?
· Are you willing to work?
· Are you known as being a hard worker?
· Are you careful how you spend your money?
· Where does God fit with your finances?

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