Lying is bad because a generally truthful word is a good thing: lying diminishes trust between human beings: if people generally didn’t tell the truth, life would become very difficult, as nobody could be trusted and nothing you heard or read could be trusted – you would have to find everything out for yourself.
Dear Teen, never say when you grow you’ll never tell a lie. If you don’t stop now you will become a professional in lie when you’re older. Lying is like one who has been beating by the scorching sun and grabs a chilled coke drink. As he takes
Once you partake in a lie, the rest of your words will always sound good and reasonable nevertheless it’s still a lie.
She got disqualified and rejected in a job she was well qualified for. She never knew the reason for the rejection until a few months later, someone who had linked her up to the Job told her the real story behind her rejection. She was rejected because the recruiting manager knew her for her dishonesty when she was a teenager.
Do people change from the bad character they were known for? Oh yes, they do but the problem is most men hardly see these changes. Your old character conditions people’s mind of who you are consciously and unconsciously.
No one will build it for you. You will have to build it yourself – Integrity.
⦁ One thing with lies is that you will always need another lie to sustain the first lie.
⦁ Lie rips you off your integrity and lays the foundation of distrust.
⦁ Lying brings depression and fear of being caught.
⦁ You will lose your reputation completely in the future.
⦁ A lying individual has a father and that father is the devil
It cost nothing to build integrity but it cost a lot to lie.
Are you in a situation where you cannot help yourself? Don’t worry, I have good news for you.
Hurry now to Jesus. Confess all and ask for forgiveness. He will graciously pardon.
But you have to be careful, cheerful, hopeful and prayerful as you build.