The Hebrew word for peace is shalom, and it describes a deep sense of well-being that comes through the presence of completion, reconciliation, and justice.

Read: Proverbs 16:7

Reflection and Discussion Questions:

Considering what you have learned about God in the Bible, name three ways (thoughts, actions, or words) people can bring pleasure to God.

How do you imagine these three ways could bring peace, even between enemies?

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