Our Character Traits
Enthusiastic and energetic participation in life.
“I can do all this through Him who gives me strength.”
Perseverance and passion for long-term goals.
“I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.”
Confidence in a future full of positive possibilities.
"For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”
The capacity to regulate one's own responses so they align with short and long-term goals.
“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control.”
Appreciation for the benefits we receive from others, and the desire to express thanks.
“Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.”
1 Thessalonians 5:18
Understanding the feelings of others and adapting actions accordingly.
“So, in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you.”
Eagerness to explore new things with openness.
“Unless you people see signs and wonders,” Jesus told him, “You will never believe.”