– Proverbs 31:8-9 But sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence.
– 1 Peter Proverbs , Proverbs 15:1-2, Proverbs -12, Isaiah -13, Jeremiah , Romans “Now behold, I have made you today as a fortified city and as a pillar of iron and as walls of bronze against the whole land, to the kings of Judah, to its princes, to its priests and to the people of the land.
In addition, he posted a handout on his personal blog that can be downloaded, printed, and shared.
We hope you these characteristics, and accompanying verses, help spur you on to be the kind of man God created you to be!
– I Corinthians Be of sober spirit, be on the alert.
Your adversary, the devil, prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. , Isaiah , Jeremiah 12:5, 1 Corinthians , Galatians , Philippians -28 Let the righteous smite me in kindness and reprove me; It is oil upon the head; Do not let my head refuse it, for still my prayer is against their wicked deeds.
– Proverbs 27:5-6 Open your mouth for the mute, for the rights of all the unfortunate.
” A few years ago our senior pastor, Todd Wagner, gave a message entitled, “Act Like Men: Defining and Discussing God’s Calling for Men” where he outlined some key characteristics of a Godly man with Scriptures to go along with each.When David heard of it, he sent Joab and all the army, the mighty men…”Be strong, and let us show ourselves courageous for the sake of our people and for the cities of our God; and may the LORD do what is good in His sight.” -2 Samuel 10:7,12 “I searched for a man among them who would build up the wall and stand in the gap before Me for the land, so that I would not destroy it; but I found no one.” – Ezekiel Psalm 101, Proverbs , Proverbs 20:6, Jeremiah 5:1, Ezekiel -31, John -13, James -25 Better is open rebuke than love that is concealed.Faithful are the wounds of a friend, But deceitful are the kisses of an enemy.But resist him, firm in your faith, knowing that the same experiences of suffering are being accomplished by your brethren who are in the world. – Psalm 141:5 You younger men, likewise, be subject to your elders; and all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, for GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE.
They will fight against you, but they will not overcome you, for I am with you to deliver you,” declares the LORD.– Jeremiah -19 Therefore, my beloved brethren, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your toil is not in vain in the Lord.