Righteousness, simply, is doing the right things at the right time, always.
- It exalts a nation – Proverbs 14:34
- Its work is peace – Isaiah 32:17a
- Its effect is quietness and assurance forever – Isaiah 32:17b
- It paves ways for all your needs – Mathew 6:33
- It offers protection – Psalms 34:15
- It offers timely divine assistance – Psalms 37:25
- It gives life – Proverbs 11:30
- It gives access to the Lord’s name – Proverbs 18:10
- It offers God’s Kingdom – Revelation 19:8
- It offers boldness – Proverbs 28:1
- The righteous shall be recompensed in the earth – Proverbs 11:31
- “There is none righteous, no not one.” – Romans 3:10, but we can be righteous by His grace. We are made righteous through the righteousness of Christ for the remission of our sins – Romans 3:25&28.
As you are climbing higher spiritually by being righteous, you begin to move higher on the rungs of the all-round success in life.
© 2017 Peter F. Adewumi
The Blogger has authored three books:
(1) The End Matters Most, authored by Peter Adewumi. (Print Book, eBook & Audio).
(2) Attributes of Successful Employees by Peter Adewumi. (Print Book & eBook).
(3) Virtues for Riches (Motivational Series) by Peter Adewumi (Print on Demand and eBook)
Photo Credit: Pixabay