SHINE … By the Spirit™ with Tonya M. Evans
Let Integrity Be Your Guide
© 2012 Tonya M. Evans
May 24, 2012
Having integrity means being GUIDED by a personal moral leading that whispers constantly to you to do the “right” thing, even (and especially) when no one is watching. Integrity is an act of courage. It’s saying what you mean and meaning what you say, even when it’s difficult to do so.
Too often we shrink away from the truth under the misbelief that we are helping someone else by standing between them and the truth. We can all look back over our lives and identify the ways both big and seemingly small we took the easy way out and delivered “a little white lie”. We think it’s safe, expedient and harmless because, after all, “what people don’t know won’t hurt them, right?” Wrong.
The reality is (more…)