Category Archives: Character

Be Kind To Everyone

And the Lord’s servant must not quarrel; instead, he must be kind to everyone, able to teach, not resentful. Those who oppose him he must gently instruct, in the hope that God will grant them repentance leading them to a … Continue reading

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Remains In Me

“I am the vine; you are the branches. If a man remains in me and I in him, he will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing. John 15:5 (NIV) Well Done My life has not been … Continue reading

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Shine Like Stars

Do everything without complaining or arguing, so that you may become blameless and pure, children of God without fault in a crooked and depraved generation, in which you shine like stars in the universe as you hold out the word … Continue reading

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To Say No

For the grace of God that brings salvation has appeared to all men. It teaches us to say “No” to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age, while we wait for … Continue reading

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God’s Will

Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 (NIV) Stayed Focused What has your attention? What has your focus? I’m not sure what you mean. … Continue reading

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Be

Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Romans 12:12 (NIV) Help  On my own I can be none of these things. What things? I cannot be joyful in hope, patient in affliction or faithful in prayer. Why … Continue reading

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Grace Given Me

For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the measure of faith God has … Continue reading

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Righteous Life

My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, for man’s anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires. Therefore, get rid of all moral … Continue reading

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Living Sacrifices

Therefore, I urge you, brothers, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God–this is your spiritual act of worship. Romans 12:1 (NIV) Devoted  I consider it to be no sacrifice to … Continue reading

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Be Strong And Courageous

Do not let this Book of the Law depart from your mouth; meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do everything written in it. Then you will be prosperous and successful. Have I not … Continue reading

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