The Wisest Things

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One of the wisest things we can do for ourselves as people is walk in integrity. Walking in integrity means that we are constantly walking in truth and doing things according to God’s plan, rather than following the mischievous plan of the enemy. To walk in integrity also means to do what is righteous in the eyes of God, even behind closed doors. We have to be mindful that as believers in Christ, we are “living epistles” (2 Corinthians 3:2); we are the story of who Christ is to many, therefore we have to do our best to exemplify Christ through our lifestyle and make sure He is being glorified. When we share Christ with others, we should be able to use our lifestyle to back up what we are saying.
When we look at the word of God, we learn that from John 10:10 that the enemy comes to “steal, kill, and destroy”. If he can come up against our character and demolish it, he has gotten one step closer to building up His kingdom by causing us to lose our witness and potential to win souls for the Kingdom of God.
True enough, there will be people who may lie and diminish your character through their lies, but the word tells us what Jesus is the truth, and us being Kingdom believers in Christ, the truth will eventually be illuminated. When we walk in integrity, who we are will always overshadow who people say we are.
When we look in the book of Acts, one of the qualifications of the men chosen to help with Kingdom work was that they had to have a good repor (Acts 6:3). As people of

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