Essay on The Qualities Of A Christian Values

804 Words Sep 27th, 2015 4 Pages
One of the most important values to me is to love the Lord with all my heart and be obedience to his word (Mark 12:29-30). To continue with teaching and being an excellence Pastor for this is one of the gifts that the Lord has bestowed on me. I believe that Christ had given us the characteristic of God values when he gave us the Beatitudes. Matthew 5: 1-14, these are the qualities that I strive for in my everyday walk.
I believe that when we become a Christian our personal values are based on God values for we no longer belong to ourselves but to fulfill the work of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. We are changing our ideas and our mindset so now we value God above anything or anyone and life is wonderful. Christian values are based on spiritual things versus material things. That is why the scripture said in Colossians 3:17 “And whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God and the Father by him” (KJV). For in everything we do our values are revealed in our deeds and our actions. This is a beautiful quote from Hollinger article “Nevertheless, true Christian values, reflecting acceptance of Jesus Christ as one’s Lord and Savior, anchor religious and spiritual values to biblical standards. These standards establish a solid foundation for a set of permanent, core values: values that come from the highest authority and are based on truth and love” (Hollinger). Another Christian value that I have is to be submitted to my…

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