B1 What it is
C1 God’s character traits
D1 Communicable (a few for example) These are those humans have in common. Even though we have these in common, we do not have them in the same way as God. His are perfect; ours are not. His love is untainted; ours may be. His compassion is perfect; ours is not. As Christians grow in faith, the Holy Spirit progressively works in our lives to have these character traits more fully and godlier.
G1 Definition: a feeling of sharing another’s suffering, prompting a desire to relieve that suffering; commiseration; clemency.
G2 The Greek word is σπλαγχνίζομαι splanchnízomai. It means
F2 Bible verse
G1 Matthew 20:34 CSB Moved with compassion, Jesus touched their eyes. Immediately they could see, and they followed him.
G2 Luke 10:33 CSB But a Samaritan on his journey came up to him, and when he saw the man, he had compassion.
G3 Luke 7:11-13 NLT Soon afterward Jesus went with his disciples to the village of Nain, and a large crowd followed him. A funeral procession was coming out as he approached the village gate. The young man who had died was a widow’s only son, and a large crowd from the village was with her. When the Lord saw her, his heart overflowed with compassion. “Don’t cry!” he said.
G1 Fulfilling one’s duty or obligations in life
G2 The Greek word is πιστός pistós. It means to be trustworthy and reliable.
F2 Bible verse:
G1 Luke 16:10 NASB He who is faithful in a very little thing is faithful also in much; and he who is unrighteous in a very little thing is unrighteous also in much.
G2 1 Corinthians 1:9 NIV God is faithful, who has called you into fellowship with his Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.
G3 1 Corinthians 10:13 NRSV No testing has overtaken you that is not common to everyone. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tested beyond your strength, but with the testing he will also provide the way out so that you may be able to endure it.
Posted by Choco in 2019 at 10:39
Labels: Discipleship, Discipling, God’s Attributes, Christian Character Traits