What does it mean to live with integrity? Integrity is not common.
“But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.” – Matthew 7:14, NIV
To live with integrity:
- means we don’t compromise our faith in Christ.
- means the small things matter.
- means life can feel lonely.
- reflects the character of God who dwells within us.
- requires intention.
At Compassion, integrity means that we say what we mean and we do what we say. We value accurate information and full transparency. We hold ourselves accountable and share the full truth, even when it is difficult.
Officially, we describe it as:
“… aligning our thoughts, motivations, attitudes and actions with the ethical principles found in God’s Word. In both our personal lives and our ministry, what we believe, what we say and what we do should be consistent, congruent, reliable and transparent.”