The virtue of gentleness may be one of the most misunderstood in our rapidly fragmenting culture—which may make it well worth our attention. On this week’s episode of Discover the Word, we consider together what the Scriptures say about gentleness and why it is so important in our own generation.
What comes to mind when you think about gentleness? Do you see it as a positive or a negative? In this chapter, you’ll jump into a brand-new series to consider what the Bible says about gentleness and why it’s so important today!
Jesus described Himself as “gentle and humble.” And while gentleness may not be a popular virtue in today’s smack-talking culture, it’s important to Jesus! In this chapter, you’ll take a look at this underrated virtue and see how gentleness transforms our approach to conflict.
When people are behaving badly, it’s tempting to get tough and lay down the law! But the Bible calls us to treat others with gentleness. It’s how God treats us! In this chapter, you’ll open up the Bible to find out how gentleness can make you more Christlike in your relationships, even with the difficult people in your life.
It seems like the loudest voices and the most extreme politicians on social media get their way in this world. But God says, it’s the meek who will “inherit the Earth.” Does that seem counter-intuitive to you? In this chapter, you’ll discover why gentleness is the real winning strategy in God’s kingdom.
No one wants to admit they have a temper problem. Many people struggle with feeling triggered and easily angered, but there is help and hope in Christ! In this chapter, you’ll be urged and encouraged to be gentle like Jesus!