Posts tagged 'honesty and openness'

  • Living Christianity: The Ten Commandments (Truthfulness)

    The ninth commandment states:

    You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.3

    This commandment addresses truthfulness. It is presented in the context of giving witness in a trial, ...

    by Peter Amsterdam

  • More Like Jesus: Reflections on Self-Control and Honesty

    A short while ago I started reviewing the More Like Jesus series. I found it helpful to look up quotations from other sources, and I have shared two compilations so far: Reflections on Gratitude and Humility ...

    by Peter Amsterdam

  • More Like Jesus: Faithfulness and Honesty


    Throughout both the Old and New Testaments, much is said about faithfulness. By definition, faithfulness expresses the concept of being unfailingly loyal ...

    by Peter Amsterdam

  • More Like Jesus: Fellowship with God (Part 1)

    When we desire to become more like Jesus, it’s helpful to find foundational principles we can build on. While Christlikeness is manifested in the decisions we make and our outward actions, it stems from who we are internally. ...

    by Peter Amsterdam

  • Integrity

    Don’t you find that you appreciate connecting and interacting with people who are sincere, trustworthy, honest, authentic, and who do what they say they will?—People who keep their commitments, who when you tell them something personal, ...

    by Peter Amsterdam