“If you listen to constructive criticism, you will be at home among the wise.  If you reject criticism, you only harm yourself; but if you listen to correction, you grow in understanding.”

                                                                                Proverbs 15:31-32


“Commit yourself to instruction; attune your ears to hear words of knowledge.”

                                                                                Proverbs 23:12


“Be strong and courageous, and do the work.  Don’t be afraid or discouraged by the size of the task, for the Lord God, my God, is with you.  He will not fail you or forsake you.”

                                                                            1 Chronicles 28:20