4 Marks Of True Politeness

I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love,eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. – Ephesians 4:1-3 Some people are…

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5 Laws Of Speech by Which Our Conversations Should be Governed.

Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear. – Ephesians 4:29 I remember hearing a sermon read, in which the laws of speech were thus laid down, by which our conversation should…

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5 Reasons We Should Respect Our Elders

“The hoary head is a crown of glory—if it is found in the way of righteousness.” “You shall rise up before the hoary head, and honor the face of the old man, and fear before the Lord your God.” Such are the express precepts of scripture. So reasonable in itself, and so clearly commanded by…

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16 Maxims on Friendship and Company.

“As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.” Proverbs 27:17 “Do not join those who drink too much wine or gorge themselves on meat, for drunkards and gluttons become poor, and drowsiness clothes them in rags.” Proverbs 23:20-21 “Too much familiarity breeds contempt.” “Suspect extraordinary and groundless civilities.” “Suspect a tale-bearer; and never trust…

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