Character In Focus, Part One
Apr 22nd, 2018 by bryanhudson
“Whoever walks in integrity walks securely...” ~ Proverbs 10:9
“Sanctify them by Your truth. Your word is truth.” ~ John 17:17
Philippians 1:9 And this I pray, that your love may abound still more and more in knowledge and all discernment, 10 that you may approve the things that are excellent, that you may be sincere and without offense till the day of Christ, 11 being filled with the fruits of righteousness which are by Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.
Isaiah 55:8, “For My thoughts are not your thoughts, Nor are your ways My ways,” says the Lord. 9 “For as the heavens are higher than the earth, So are My ways higher than your ways, And My thoughts than your thoughts.”
1 Tim 3:14 ...I write so that you may know how you ought to conduct yourself in the house of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and ground of the truth.
Webster’s Character defined: Mental, moral and spiritual qualities distinctive to an individual, strength and originality in a person's nature, a person's good reputation
Greek Definition “dokimē:” Approved, tried character, a specimen of tried worth, proved through affliction,
Abraham Lincoln said, “Reputation is the shadow. Character is the tree.“
The greatest legacy one can pass on to one's children and grandchildren is not money or other material things accumulated in one's life, but rather a legacy of character and faith. ~ Billy Graham