How to Have a Gentle and Quiet Spirit

A quiet and gentle woman:

  1.  Is quick to hear, slow to speak, and slow to anger (James 1:19; Proverbs 18:13)
  2. Turns away wrath with soft words (Proverbs 15:1)
  3. Has gracious speech (Colossians 4:6)
  4. Lives peaceably with others (Romans 12:18)
  5. Is loving (1 Corinthians 13:4-7)
  6. Puts others before herself (Philippians 2:3-4)
  7. Is hospitable (Romans 12:13; Hebrews 13:2; 1 Peter 4:9)
  8. Cares for the poor (Proverbs 31:20)
  9. Is kind and wise (Proverbs 31:26)
  10. Is compassionate, humble, meek, patient, forbearing, and forgiving (Colossians 3:12-13)
  11. Does not argue or complain (Philippians 2:14)
  12. Does not judge (Matthew 7:1)
  13. Treats others as she would have them treat her (Matthew 7:12)
  14. Works as unto the Lord (Colossians 3:23-24)
  15. Trusts in the Lord with all her heart (Proverbs 3:5-6)
  16. Is more concerned with what God values than with her outward appearance (1 Peter 3:3-4)
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