Being A Man
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The Bible is full of passion, adventure and inspiration for men. Here are just a few examples.
Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong. Let all that you do be done in love.
Show yourself in all respects to be a model of good works, and in your teaching show integrity, dignity,
Iron sharpens iron, and one man sharpens another.
But as for you, O man of God, flee these things. Pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, steadfastness, gentleness.
He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?
But above all, my brothers, do not swear, either by heaven or by earth or by any other oath, but let your “yes” be yes and your “no” be no, so that you may not fall under condemnation.
Be strong and courageous. Do not fear or be in dread of them, for it is the Lord your God who goes with you. He will not leave you or forsake you.”
I can do all things through him who strengthens me.
For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.
Then God said, “Let us make man in our image, after our likeness. And let them have dominion over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the heavens and over the livestock and over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.”
And the angel of the Lord appeared to him and said to him, “The Lord is with you, O mighty man of valor.”
The end of the matter; all has been heard. Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the whole duty of man.
“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him.
For while bodily training is of some value, godliness is of value in every way, as it holds promise for the present life and also for the life to come.