Wisdom. Integrity. Honesty. Discipline. Trust. A good work ethic. Good sense. Truth.
All these, and more, are mentioned in Solomon’s proverbs and ought to be present in every believer.
Yesterday in Sunday School, we talked about the fact that Paul used himself as an example of how to live this Christian life. “Imitate me,” he said in 2 Thessalonians 3. Paul had nothing to hide, and confidently put himself in a fishbowl.
Could I do that? Could you? Or are we trying to hide a tiny sin that would expose us as hypocrites?
The book of Proverbs reminds me that my character is as important as my testimony. Maybe more so as I represent my Savior to a world that needs Him.