Ready for work, dressed, teeth brushed, hair done, lunch packed – Checklists! Be they mental habits or studiously marked on an app, checklists keep us from becoming the common fool.

Scripture is filled with lists to keep our souls from common sins. Titus 3:1-2 has a brief checklist of godliness to guide and evaluate your day.

  1. Titus 3:1a-b
    Do I respect human authorities?
    (Romans 13:1-7; 1 Peter 2:13-17)
  2. Titus 3:1c
    Am I always ready to do good?
    (Romans 12:17)
  3. Titus 3:2a
    Do I only speak well of others?
    (James 3:6-10; Ephesians 4:29)
  4. Titus 3:2b-c
    Do I promote peace?
    (Romans 12:18; Matthew 5:9)
  5. Titus 3:2d
    Is my humility indiscriminate?
    (Philippians 2:3-7)