We are currently in the Book of Proverbs, and immediately, there is a power I find when reading complete chapters. My experience with Proverbs remained limited to cherry picking a verse here, or a verse there. Experiencing the power and meaning of the written word in context provides richer meaning to my favorite passages. One understands why and what circumstances pressed the author to write in a certain way with particular words and phrases. Click here to read the rest of the column.