Believe Chapter 29: Be Gentle

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  • Date: Sunday, October 1, 2017
  • Speaker: Eric Van Scharrel
  • Series: Believe: Become
  • Scripture: Proverbs 15:1-9

in my dealings with others.


“Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near.” Philippians 4:5


gentleness noun     3. A courteous or chivalrous quality attributed to noble birth.


“A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.” Proverbs 15:1


Be Thoughtful:      I THINK before I SPEAK.


Be Considerate:   I consider the other person’s SITUATION and NEED.


Be Calm:            I DON’T FEEL A NEED TO RAISE MY VOICE!!!


“In your hearts honor Christ the Lord as holy, always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect…” 1 Peter 3:15

For personal study and LIFEgroups this week, please use the “Believe” Chapter 29 resources.