Proverbs 30:5 God has designed His word to benefit us 30.43.2018 Larry Shepard Life is filled with challenges. We fail many times because of powerful forces working against us that are unseen. God's word has been "refined as silver"( or purified) to help us meet life's challenges. Think about that for a second. Every word has been DESIGNED to meet OUR needs! When we trust His word we are protected. Before we can trust it, we have to spend time with it.