Definition of a Real Man

What is a man?

You are who you are when no one is looking

1. Integrity
Proverbs 10:9 Whoever walks in integrity walks securely, but whoever takes crooked paths will be found out.

2. Self-Discipline
1 Corinthians 9:24 [ The Need for Self–Discipline ] Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one gets the prize? Run in such a way as to get the prize.

2 Timothy 1:7 For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love and self–discipline.

3. Excellence
Philippians 4:8 Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.

4. Purity
1 Timothy 4:12 Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.

5. Perseverance
Galatians 6:9 Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.

6. Humility
Philippians 2:3 Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit. Rather, in humility value others above yourselves

7. Honesty
Ephesians 4:25 Therefore each of you must put off falsehood and speak truthfully to your neighbor, for we are all members of one body.

8. Kindness
Genesis 19:19 Your servant has found favor in your eyes, and you have shown great kindness to me in sparing my life.

9. Hard Work
Proverbs 14:23 All hard work brings a profit, but mere talk leads only to poverty.
Acts 20:35 In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’ ”

10. Courageous
Joshua 1:7 “Be strong and very courageous. Be careful to obey all the law my servant Moses gave you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, that you may be successful wherever you go.
Joshua 1:9 Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.”