Tag Archives: Character

Armour of God II: Breastplate of Righteousness

Keep setting apart Christ as Lord in your heart. Keep doing God’s will. These are aspects of your life of righteousness that will shine through the smoke of accusation and slander. No one is perfect, yet our ongoing goal should … Continue reading

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Agur: Character and Trust

In the proverbs of Agur, we see a balance of character and trust in God. Our circumstances test us and Agur knows in his own life that there is a sweet spot in which he can stay on the straight … Continue reading

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Proverbs 31: Noble Character

Noble character… Reading Proverbs 31 this morning has left me wanting to be like this woman of noble character.  The excellent wife.  Who can find her?  better yet, who can find such noble character in man or woman in the … Continue reading

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Esteemed of God

If you could be rich or have a good name, which would you choose?  Today we see that a good name – a positive reputation in the community – is of great value.  To be esteemed is better than silver … Continue reading

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Character Check

Keep taking the high road.  Keep your character in check and your actions above reproach.  If we make godly decisions and follow the path of truth and good conduct, our reputation will take care of itself.  God is there to … Continue reading

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All In The Character

My colleague shared with me the other day that she loves Indiana Jones.  Not Harrison Ford.  He’s lovable too, yet it’s the character of Indiana Jones to whom she is drawn – his integrity, intelligence, persistence, courage, adventure, and of … Continue reading

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Apelles’ Heel

I’ve written about bum dialing before… the phone is in your pocket and you lean on it… suddenly you’re dialing an unintended recipient of your unintended weight shift.  This happened to me again.  Yet this time I was on the … Continue reading

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