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COURAGE Character Trait Chapel November Trait Created by E. Van De Kerk
Courage: A Lesson from the Life of David 1 Samuel 17
What is courage? WILLINGNESS TO TAKE A RISK. 1. PHYSICAL COURAGE: being willing to put your physical well-being at risk to accomplish a mission. EXAMPLES: Saving Private Ryan (or other similar movies) show soldiers bravely facing bullets for their country no matter what the cost.
PHYSICAL COURAGE Those currently serving our country in Iraq and other foreign countries.
2. GODLY COURAGE: having the integrity to make the right choice or do the right thing, even when it’s not popular, in honor of our Savior. EXAMPLES: Saying no to drugs (Red Ribbon Week) What is courage?
Admitting when you’ve sinned and showing that you’re truly sorry. GODLY COURAGE Refusing to go to an inappropriate movie with friends.
GODLY COURAGE Respectfully asking someone to stop misusing the name of the Lord, or asking someone to stop disobeying Him.
Godly Courage: David and Goliath 1 Samuel 17 GOLIATH *Over 9 feet tall. *Bronze helmet, leg armor, javelin *Bronze coat (weighing 125 lb.) *Spear with an iron sprearhead (weighing 15 lb.)
DAVID *Son of Jesse *Youngest of 8 *Shepherd *Takes food to his brothers Godly Courage: David and Goliath 1 Samuel 17