Godly Attributes Among Us
Faithfulness- Linda Helms—Deut. 6:5--And thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thine heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy might.
Prayerful- Paula Price—Jeremiah 29:12--Then shall ye call upon me, and ye shall go and pray unto me, and I will hearken unto you.
Wisdom- Ann Shown—Proverbs 1:7--The fear of the Lord is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction.
Humility- Edith Starnes—Luke 22:27--For whether is greater, he that sitteth at meat, or he that serveth? is not he that sitteth at meat? but I am among you as he that serveth.
Patience- Margret Helms--1 Corinthians 13:4-- Charity suffereth long, and is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up
Giving- Brenda Price—Proverbs 22:9--He that hath a bountiful eye shall be blessed; for he giveth of his bread to the poor.
Forgiving- Donna Coble—Luke 23:34-Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his raiment, and cast lots.
Selflessness- Carolyn Eubanks—Titus 2:14-Who gave himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify unto himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works.
Comforting- Judy Rushing-Isaiah 66:13- As one whom his mother comforteth, so will I comfort you; and ye shall be comforted in Jerusalem.
Strength-Ruby Griffin-Proverbs 18:10--The name of the Lord is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.
Gentleness- Sandra Price—Isaiah 40:11-He shall feed his flock like a shepherd: he shall gather the lambs with his arm, and carry them in his bosom, and shall gently lead those that are with young.
Service- Gina Price—1 Peter 4:10-As every man hath received the gift, even so minister the same one to another, as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.
Passion-(For Christ)—Loryn Griffin- 1 Peter 4:2-That he no longer should live the rest of his time in the flesh to the lusts of men, but to the will of God.
Caring-Pat Spence—1 Peter 4:8-And above all things have fervent charity among yourselves: for charity shall cover the multitude of sins.
Compassion- Susie Mical—Job 29:13- The blessing of him that was ready to perish came upon me: and I caused the widow's heart to sing for joy.
Honesty- Danette Griffin—Ephesians 4:25 Wherefore putting away lying, speak every man truth with his neighbour: for we are members one of another.
Teacher- Mary Keziah-Matthew 7:28-And it came to pass, when Jesus had ended these sayings, the people were astonished at his doctrine
Warmth-Sylvia Keziah—Romans 13:8--Owe no man any thing, but to love one another: for he that loveth another hath fulfilled the law.
Devoted- Wilma Price—Louise Rushing--Colossians 3:2--Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth.
Welcoming-Helen Aiken—Romans 15:7--Wherefore receive ye one another, as Christ also received us to the glory of God.
Encouraging-Vada Aldridge- Psalm 119:28—Psalm 119:28-My soul melteth for heaviness: strengthen thou me according unto thy word.
Joy-Amanda Price –Brooke Griffin—Proverbs 15:13--A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance: but by sorrow of the heart the spirit is broken.
Love of Children- Tara Spence- Matthew 18:3-4--3 And said, Verily I say unto you, Except ye be converted, and become as little children, ye shall not enter into the kingdom of heaven.4 Whosoever therefore shall humble himself as this little child, the same is greatest in the kingdom of heaven.
Obedience-Helen Baucom—Deut. 13:4--Ye shall walk after the Lord your God, and fear him, and keep his commandments, and obey his voice, and ye shall serve him, and cleave unto him.
Loyal- Frances Stegall—Proverbs 18:24--A man that hath friends must shew himself friendly: and there is a friend that sticketh closer than a brother.
Kind Hearted-Cindy Baucom—Proverbs 21:21--He that followeth after righteousness and mercy findeth life, righteousness, and honour.