Category Archives: Christian Character

Christian Character: Gentleness

How many of you either now or in the past, with your children have used Johnson’s Baby Shampoo? On the bottle it reads, “As gentle to eyes as pure water.” Tonight, we are going to begin looking at the character … Continue reading

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Biblical Character: Generosity

At an estimated $335.17 billion, total charitable giving from U.S. individuals, corporations, foundations and bequests in 2013 approached the peak seen before the worst of the Great Recession, adjusted for inflation, according to research released today by Giving USA Foundation … Continue reading

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Christian Character: Faithfulness, Part 2

Faithfulness is a belief in God and His Word which is seen in our lives as we then live based upon that belief even if it is hard or doesn’t make sense. This will be seen in a person’s speech, … Continue reading

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Christian Character: Faithfulness

Old Faithful is a geyser located in Yellowstone National Park which received its name in 1870 because of it predictability. Faithfulness is the Biblical character trait that we are going to investigate these next two weeks. Quote: “Nothing is more … Continue reading

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Diligence, Part 2

“He becometh poor that dealeth with a slack hand: but the hand of the diligent maketh rich.” Proverbs 10:4 A diligent person… Thinks about ways in which they could reach others for Christ. Can be depended upon to get the … Continue reading

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Biblical Character: Diligence, Part 1

Dr. Bob Jones, Sr. once said, “The test of your character is what it takes to stop you!” What does it take to stop you from coming to church? What does it take to stop you from spending time in … Continue reading

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Biblical Enthusiasm, Part 2

A.W. Tozer said,  “If we evangelicals had one-third the enthusiasm of some of the cults we could take the continent.” “My zeal hath consumed me, because mine enemies have forgotten thy words.” Psalm 119:139 Message preached on Wednesday, October 22, … Continue reading

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I’m Awake, Alive, Alert, Enthusiastic, Part 1

“I was glad when they said unto me, Let us go into the house of the LORD. ” Psalm 122:1 When my older brother was in high school, he was a very enthusiastic follower/supporter of the Los Angeles Lakers basketball … Continue reading

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Decisiveness, Part 2

Allow me to at least review the definition of Biblical decisiveness: a person who has the character trait of decisiveness has a habit of being able to make decisions between right and wrong based on the Word of God and … Continue reading

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Christ-Like Character: Decisiveness, Part 1

One of the most frustrating times, as a youth pastor on a road trip with teenagers, is when it is time to stop for lunch. Unfortunately, it took me a little while to figure this one out but once I … Continue reading

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