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“Fruit of the Spirit” is a biblical term that sums up the nine visible attributes of a genuinely Christian life (Galatians 5:22-23). We learn from scripture that these are not individual “fruits” from which we pick and choose. Rather, the product of the Spirit is one ninefold “fruit” that characterises all who actually walk in the Holy Spirit. Collectively, these are the fruits that all Christians should be producing in their new lives with Jesus Christ. This submenu on Christian ethics harps on an age-long system of moral principle or rules of behaviour that identifies every child of God and sets them apart from the lust and wild desires of the world.

Abigail was originally the wife of Nabal before she became David’s wife. I like to refer to her as Lady Abigail because of the way she comported herself. Her story can be found in the book of 1 Samuel Chapter 25 in the Old Testament of the Bible. Her story was very brief as told …

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Proverbs 15:4New International Version (NIV) 4 The soothing tongue is a tree of life, but a perverse tongue crushes the spirit.   The tongue is a muscular organ in the mouth. The tongue is vital for chewing and swallowing food, as well as for speech. Speech is primarily defined as the expression of or the ability to express thoughts and feelings …

Ruth was a Moabite woman who married a Jewish man by name Mahlon whose father was Elimelech and mother Naomi. Ruth’s mother-in-law Naomi played a very great role in changing and shaping this young woman’s life after the death of her husband. The story of Ruth is documented in the book of Ruth in the …

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Esther was the Hebrew girl who rose to become the Queen of an old Persian kingdom. The story of her rise to the throne is documented in the book of Esther in the Old Testament of the Bible. Esther’s story has a lot of lessons even after over 3000 years since it happened. The following …

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Social media is a great place to be “the real you”. No inhibitions. Just be yourself. That sounds great and nice but it is not the whole truth. I am not saying that you should fake it or pretend but the same modicum of moderation that you exhibit in other facets of your life should …

It pleased Darius to set over the kingdom an hundred and twenty princes, which should be over the whole kingdom; And over these three presidents; of whom Daniel was first: that the princes might give accounts unto them, and the king should have no damage. Then this Daniel was preferred above the presidents and princes, …

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M.E.R.C.Y … the gift of God that we so desperately need, and eagerly receive, but find hard to give! A few years ago, I, like many others, watched in dismay as details of the mishandling of government loaned funds by some corporate organizations emerged on North American TV. These occurrences laid bare the weaknesses of …

Keep God first in all things. It is often tempting to set aside our personal communion with God when projects, jobs, and businesses are in high gear. The confidence that we gain from success and the pressure of a busy schedule both work to diminish our desire to wait upon the Lord. But the truth …

“God hates cheating in the marketplace; He loves it when business is aboveboard…..[i]” “The one who stays on the job has food on the table; the witless chase whims and fancies…..[ii]” “A lazy life is an empty life, but “early to rise” gets the job done….[iii]” These are but a few practical titbits of wisdom …

The noun “Integrity” is subject to about three basic definitions. In its trite and first definition, it means the possession of firm principles. In this context, it is the quality of possessing and steadfastly adhering to high moral principles or professional standards. Secondly, integrity may mean the state of being complete or undivided. This definition …