Character Traits

 

Attentiveness– paying attention; very thoughtful about the needs of others

James 1:9, Isaiah 48:17-18, Proverbs 18:13, Proverbs 22:17-18, Proverbs 19:27, and John 8:47

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Contentment– state of being happy and satisfied; freedom from worry or restlessness: peaceful satisfaction

Hebrews 13:5, Philippians 4:12-13, 1 Timothy 6:6-7, 10-11, Luke 12:15,  Matthew 6:25-26

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Diligence– careful and continued hard work; earnest and persistent application of effort

Philippians 3:14, Proverbs 13:4, Proverbs 10:4, Galatians 6:9, 1 Corinthians 15:58, 2 Timothy 2:15, 2 Peter 3:14, 2 Peter 1:10, Ecclesiastes 9:10

Endurance– the ability to withstand hardships or adversity

Galatians 6:9, 2 Corinthians 12:10, 1 Corinthians 15:58, James 1:2

Faith– belief and trust in and loyalty to God; complete trust; something that is believed especially with strong conviction

Hebrews 11:1, Romans 10:17, Matthew 21:20, Hebrews 11:6, Luke 1:37, Ephesians 2:8-9 Proverbs 31:56, Psalms 119:30

Forgiveness– the act of forgiving some; the act of ending anger

Ephesians 4:32, Mark 11:25, Matthew 6:15, Matthew 18:21-22, Matthew 6:14-15

Honesty– the quality of being honest, free of deceit and truthfulness; sincere

Proverbs 30:8, Proverbs 12:17, Ephesians 4:25, Proverbs 11:3, 1 Corinthians 29:17, Psalms 19:14, Proverbs 12:22

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Hospitality– generous and friendly treatment of visitors and guests

Hebrews 13:2, 1 Peter 4:9, Romans 12:13, Matthew 25:34-40, Ephesians 6:7, Titus 1:8

Joyfulness– feeling, causing, and showing pleasure or happiness

Philippians 4:4, Psalms 35:9, 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18, Psalms 63:5

Obedience– the act of obeying; willingness to obey

John 14:15, 1 John 3:24, Acts 5:29, 2 Kings 18:6, Psalms 119:44, Hebrews 5:9

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Patience– the ability to remain calm when dealing with a difficult or annoying situation, task, or person

Philippians 4:6, Ecclesiates 7:9, James 1:19, Romans 12:12, Psalms 37:7-9, Jeremiah 29:11, Ephesians 4:2, 1 Corinthians 13:4, Isaiah 40:31

Self-control– restraint exercised over one’s own impulses, emotions, or desires

Proverbs 25:28, 2 Peter 1:5-7, Galatians 5:22-23, 1 Corinthians 9:24-27, 2 Timothy 1:7, Titus 2:12

Wisdom– good sense; a wise attitude, belief, or course of action

James 1:5, James 3:17, Proverbs 3:13-18, Ephesians 1:16-19, Ephesians 5:15-17, Proverbs 12:15, Proverbs 19:20, Colossians 3:16

Work Ethica belief in the moral benefit and importance of work and its ability to strengthen character

Psalm 90:17, Proverbs 12: 11, Proverbs 14:23, Ecclesiastes 3:22, John 6:27, Colossians 3:23, 2 Thessalonians 3:10

Bible Study- Work Ethic

 

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