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Tag: Character That Changes The World

Character That Changes The World: Starving From A Lack Of Kindness

Character That Changes The World: Starving From A Lack Of Kindness

Jesus said just a cup of cold water would make all the difference.

What is the equivalent for us today?

What is the small action that shows a heart of kindness in action?

Character That Changes The World: Growing Godly

Character That Changes The World: Growing Godly

The call to be as holy as God is holy sounds as odd now as it probably did when it was first written down in Leviticus.

Is this even possible? And what would it look like on the school run, or handling finances, or dealing with the awkward colleagues or aging family?

Character That Changes The World: Don't Quit

Character That Changes The World: Don’t Quit

Many people are good starters. Perseverance is the quality that ensures you finish well.

Peter sees it as essential for those running this Christian race.

Character That Changes The World: I Couldn't Help It

Character That Changes The World: I Couldn’t Help It

Self-control is one of the most underrated virtues. We can excuse ourselves too easily when we give into the temptations that surround us so often.

How do we grow in self-control?

Character That Changes The World: You Know What?

Character That Changes The World: You Know What?

Today knowledge can feel just 2 clicks away on Google. But is that knowledge, information, what Peter meant? Sometimes it can feel like it is, and those who have this knowledge can feel superior to everyone else.

That’s dangerous.

But what if Peter meant there was a different way of growing in knowledge? What if it was about a growing relationship – both with God and others. What does it take to get that sort of knowledge?

Character That Changes The World: For Goodness Sake?

Character That Changes The World: For Goodness Sake?

Goodness can sound soft and prissy. No one wants to be called a goody-two shoes.

Unless you have faced the opposite and been the victim of evil.

Goodness is the authentic integrity that is creative and trustworthy.

It may not be glamorous but it makes all the difference in the world.

Character That Changes The World: Faith That Makes A Difference

Character That Changes The World: Faith That Makes A Difference

I believe lots of things that make no real difference to my day to day life.

New Testament faith is different. It was never a static acceptance but trust in a person who transformed everything.

Faith was dynamic.

And it was the bedrock for everything else that would be possible…

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