Simple list of scriptures on being a man
Here is a list of scriptures on being a man! We should desire to reach for these goals and become that godly man that God has called us all to be!
Grow up! Be Strong!
1 Corinthians 16:13-14 Watch ye, stand fast in the faith, quit you like men, be strong. (14) Let all your things be done with charity.
Be sober minded! Have a pattern of good works, doctrine, uncorruptness, gravity, sincerity, and sound speech!
Titus 2:6-8 Young men likewise exhort to be sober minded. (7) In all things shewing thyself a pattern of good works: in doctrine shewing uncorruptness, gravity, sincerity, (8) Sound speech, that cannot be condemned; that he that is of the contrary part may be ashamed, having no evil thing to say of you.
Put away childish things!
1 Corinthians 13:11 When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things.
Meditate on the Word and apply it!
Joshua 1:8 This book of the law shall not depart out of thy mouth; but thou shalt meditate therein day and night, that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein: for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous, and then thou shalt have good success.
Have courage! Be not afraid! Be not dismayed!
Joshua 1:9 Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of a good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the LORD thy God is with thee whithersoever thou goest.
Do justly! Love mercy! Walk humbly!
Micah 6:8 He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the LORD require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?
Steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD!
Psalms 37:23 The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delighteth in his way.
Diligent in his business!
Proverbs 22:29 Seest thou a man diligent in his business? he shall stand before kings; he shall not stand before mean men.
Bring up your children in the nurture and admonition of the LORD!
Ephesians 6:4 And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.
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