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Virtues of Political Leadership In this podcast, Vincent Bacote and Richard J. Mouw join Mark Labberton to discuss virtues that should be seen in political leadership. Resource type: Audio/Video | Source: Fuller Studio | Author: Vincent Bacote Power as Theological Virtue In this semi-biographical paper Lee Stuart explores what it means to see power as a Christian virtue, especially in the context of inequity and poverty. Resource type: Article | Source: The Project on Lived Theology | Author: Lee Stuart Building Virtues in Youth: A Developmental Take on Spiritual Formation This article by multiple experts engages scientific inquiry to understand the nature of thriving and how religion and spirituality might affect thriving and developing of virtues in adolescents. Resource type: Article | Source: Fuller Studio | Author: Scott W. Sunquist Meditations Upon the Virgin’s Virtues, Part 2 In this extended meditation on the virtues of Mary, Kenneth Davis explores her generosity, veracity, courage, and charity. Although the article addresses clergy, it could easily be adapted for lay people. Resource type: Article | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Kenneth G. Davis How to Practice the Virtue of Hope: The ‘Shawshank’ Connection An article by Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung about the theological virtue of hope and the ways it is illustrated in the film "The Shawshank Redemption." Hope is an enduring task and continuously unfolding activity. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Perspectives Journal | Author: Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung Meditations Upon The Virgin’s Virtues for Contemporary Clergy, Part 1 Comparing virtue to a fertile furrow, this study guide by Kenneth G. Davis on Matthew 12:46-50, Luke 2:41-52 and John 2:1-12 encourages readers to empty themselves to receive God by imitating Mary's humility, patience, and diligence. Resource type: Study Guide | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Kenneth G. Davis Growing in Virtue This article explores the spiritual disciplines as a way of allowing God to be at working one's life, putting on virtues, casting off vices, and cultivating Christian character. Resource type: Article | Source: The Banner | Author: Rebecca Konyndyk DeYoung The Character of Virtue: Letters to a Godson In this interview, Stanley Hauerwas talks about a collection of letters he wrote to his grandson Laurie about virtues and character, letters which he wrote each year for the anniversary of Laurie’s baptism. Resource type: Article | Source: Faith and Leadership | Author: Stanley Hauerwas The Virtue of Obedience Katerina Whitley offers a fresh perspective on the nature of obedience, casting it in light of Scripture's understanding of obedience as a virtue and its relationship to faith in the goodness of God (Luke 17:5-10). Resource type: Sermon (Complete) | Source: Sermons That Work | Author: Katerina K. Whitley Fruits of Virtue In the Parable of the Sower (Matthew 13:1-9), the fruits that the Lord wishes us to produce are virtues inspired by faith, hope, and love. This devotional encourages readers to grow in virtue each day. Resource type: Devotional | Source: ePriest The Virtue of Hope "The virtue of hope must be rooted in faith in God, not mere optimism about human beings' capacity for self-improvement." Resource type: Article | Source: The Christian Reflection Project | Author: John E. Hare The Virtue of Fidelity This article meditates on the virtue of fidelity. Lamenting the loss of fidelity in our culture, it emphasizes the need for the Church and its members to cultivate faithfulness in all areas of their lives. Resource type: Article | Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review | Author: Kenneth Baker Full Text Hymns on Virtue Let the World Their Virtue BoastPD
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Forgiveness allows the other virtues Forgiveness is a central virtue to the Christian life. Resource type: Article | Source: Faith and Leadership | Author: Scott Benhase Triptych of Virtue of Patience This 16th century "Triptych of Virtue of Patience" by Bernaert van Orley depicts the story of Job, including the scene in heaven from Job 1-2, the curse of Job's wife from Job 2:9, and Job's restoration... Resource type: Image | Source: wga.hu | Author: Bernaert van Orley Gratitude, the Basic Virtue Ron Rolheiser shares a Jewish folktale and reflects on how the heart's disposition—not outward acts—is what determines holiness. Reflecting on Matthew 23:1-12, Rolheiser suggests that proper gratitude is the ultimate virtue and that it defines sanctity.... Resource type: Sermon Starter/Outline | Source: The Sunday Website | Author: Ron Rolheiser On the Seven Virtues Excerpt from Whistling in the Dark by Frederick Buechner, on the beauty of the seven cardinal virtues. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Day1 | Author: Frederick Buechner The weakness in virtue, the virtue in weakness In his sermon on 2 Corinthians 12:1-12 and Mark 4:26-32, J. Warren Smith writes that the hallmark of an apostle is found not in strength but in weakness, to point beyond ourselves to God. Resource type: Sermon (Complete) | Source: Faith and Leadership | Author: J. Warren Smith Former Baseball Star Known for Virtue Skye Jethani describes the first baseball star being known for his virtue, appropriate for Colossians 4:6, 1 Peter 4:4-5, and Acts 13:47. Resource type: Sermon Illustration | Source: Preaching Today | Author: Skye Jethani The Virtue of Hope Robert Barron's audio homily on Isaiah 35:1-6,10 notes that hope is not this-worldly optimism. From a natural perspective, pessimism is justified. Hope is a supernatural virtue that develops when grace rushes into one's life. Resource type: Audio/Video | Source: Word on Fire | Author: Robert Barron Counterfeit Virtues Jonathan Edwards remarks upon counterfeit virtues. Resource type: Book Quote | Source: Center for Excellence in Preaching | Author: Jonathan Edwards
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