Integrity and the bible:Integrity bible verses :
What is integrity. It is being honest to yourself and others. Doing the right thing in every situation. It is being an honest example to your children and peers.
“Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity than a rich man who is crooked in his ways.”
“Whatever you to, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters”
When at work to not bring office supplies home, thinking it would not harm the company you work for because its of small value or just because your co-workers to the same.
The company buy supplies for office use, to assist in work. If everyone takes a stapler or any other product home then the office will go bankrupt within a short period. People show integrity. Work as if you are working for the lord. Do not cheat.
Do not use office computer to check your email, play games, invest in the stock market or watch pornography. This is deceitful in the eyes of the Lord.
Even government office workers were found out recently for watching pornography on the internet. These facilities are not being provided for workers to use for their entertainment. These are funded by the public.As the government is funded by the tax payers money. Internet service are provided to assist people, not for their private use.
Some cheat welfare funds. Some recipients work for cash and to not declare it. This is cheating and shows lack of integrity. They forget these funds are being funded by the government and the government gets the money from hard-working peoples tax money.
If the whole country stops working there will be no funds to offer to the poor on welfare. So, for the government to carry on with this these programs people must show integrity and not cheat the government.
Another rouse is some come from other countries claiming refugee status. And while some are genuine others just come for financial reasons or poverty. While it is a great thing to by helping those who really fled persecution, I see no reason for dishing out tax payers money to support the bogus.
There was a reason why God created different races in different countries. Some politicians try to integrate different races, religions in the same country. This has resulted in disharmony and tensions among different races,
Here I believe that President Trump has a point to make here. It should be noted it will be very difficult to integrate all races, religions into one country and still expect harmony. If it could be done God would not have separated countries and races.
“Whoever walks in integrity walks securely, but he who makes his ways crooked will be found out”
Be zealous in being honest being a person of integrity. Do not go shop lifting with your buddy. If you get caught the punishment could be severe.
Do not drive when drunk. As it could end up in tragedy. And probably on jail for a longer period. How many people were killed by drunk driving. The organization MADD was created to let the public aware of this tragedy.
Now there are new tough laws to stop people from driving drunk. Many innocent get killed almost daily. God created all in his image. Each time when his children die he is hurt. There is nothing God can to about it unless people change. This is why he has established government and rulers. To govern and establish law and order. Therefore, it is important the rulers create necessary laws to curb drunk driving.
You go to the church and attend the Sunday morning church service and when outside you get cut off by another member of the same church, you point the finger at him. This is not correct, its hypocrisy.
Many preach to others only to the opposite just after leaving the church. They say to not lie to each other but they lie. They say to not steal, but they steal, they say to not fornicate but they to. All in the name of God. This is hypocrisy.
Do not cheat IRA by hiding your extra income you get by working for extra cash. Do not report earning as for charity when it is not. Always try to the right thing in the eyes of the Lord.
Do not show expense for your business when actually they are not. You would found out eventually. Many are engaged in this fraudulent behavior. If court they could end up in jail for a long time.
If you owe on your student loan, pay back.If unable to pay back as a lung sum, re negotiate it. Ask for easier repayment terms, its important that you pay it all back despite financial difficulties. God will honor you.
You preach to your friend and family and when not in sight you to the opposite, this is ludicrous. Be a doer of what you preach, not a hypocrite.
I lost my cell phone in the mall. And I looked for it everywhere. Never found it. I had to buy a new phone. My point is whoever found that phone could have easily called one of the numbers in the phone and called me and return it.
I remember the when previously when I lost another phone, a gentleman called me and asked me if I lost my phone. He gave me his location and it was returned to me.
Many when they find something, pocket it if its money and if it is a cell phone or any similar item, they go and sell them.
Unfortunately, in the world today, it is difficult to find people of integrity. One major reason for it is because of irregular church attendance.
Few are really interested in knowing about good and truth. Need to encourage all to attend church or synagogue, or any religious institution. It is because no religion teaches anything bad but good.
” Whatever you to, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men”
Take the high road. Do not associate yourself with thieves. When you are rich try not to cheat others and become richer. Do not engage in ponzi schemes.
There are many schemes especially on the internet, where they want you to make a small deposit and promise you millions. And almost all these schemes are fraudulent and gullible get caught on it.
Do not look for shortcut to riches. It is only by saving little by little. Drops of rain makes rivers and seas.
” The integrity of the upright guides them, but the unfaithful are destroyed by their duplicity “
When you to anything with integrity God’s blessing will be upon you. Walk the path with integrity and righteousness.
“The Lord judges the peoples; judge me, O Lord, according to my righteousness and according to the integrity that is in me.”
You must not try to undercut other business partners by quoting low. And try steal their contracts. You can not borrow and not repay.
While it is true that after borrowing from others that you could suddenly face financial difficulties or even bankruptcy.But you must show your integrity by trying and re negotiating the loans. It does not matter if the loans are personal or business. You must pay them back.
Many carry credit card and other debts. And they take advantage and declare bankruptcy even though they can pay back by re-financing.
God requires you to lead an honest life of integrity. You need to strive to be a person of honesty and integrity. Do not follow others when they cheat on taxes, at work, Do not drive drunk. If you find something, return it to the owner. If you borrow pay back. When at work, do it as if you are working for the Lord.