Part 4: Developing the Mind of Christ

Developing the mind of Christ begins by taking every thought captive to the obedience of Christ. “We demolish arguments and every pretension that sets itself up against the knowledge of God, and we take captive every thought to make it obedient to Christ (2Cor.10:5).” Learning to think on the things of God will follow as … Continue reading Part 4: Developing the Mind of Christ

Part 3: Characteristics of the Carnal Mind

The Bible describes the characteristics of the carnal mind that fit nicely into three categories, the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes and the pride of life. Contained therein, we find all forms of vile attributes common to humanity, greed, deceit, malice, discontent, hatred, bitterness, resentfulness, all forms of wickedness, rebellion, haters of God, … Continue reading Part 3: Characteristics of the Carnal Mind

Part 2: Qualities of the Christian Character

The Word of God describes the nature of God’s children if they stay the course. It results from learning the character of God and taking on the mind of Christ. The following brief descriptions are for Scriptural definition. Much of it is indebted to W E. Vine's "Expository Dictionary of New Testament Words." 1. Love. … Continue reading Part 2: Qualities of the Christian Character