True Disciples are like this.

They prove their love for Jesus, John 14:23

John 14:23 Jesus replied, ‘Anyone who loves me will obey my teaching. My Father will love them, and we will come to them and make our home with them. 24 Anyone who does not love me will not obey my teaching. These words you hear are not my own; they belong to the Father who sent me.'

Describes the Character of somebody who is a Member of the Body of Christ Jesus the Lord.

Someone who is a lover of the Lord Jesus Christ, who is truly born-again of the spirit of God and has the Lord Jesus and his Father making their home with them.

This born-again person is:

Attentive to Christ's voice
John 10:3 The watchman opens the gate for him, and the sheep listen to his voice. He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out. 4 When he has brought out all his own, he goes on ahead of them, and his sheep follow him because they know his voice.

Blameless and harmless
Philippians 2:15 so that you may become blameless and pure, children of God without fault in a crooked and depraved generation, in which you shine like stars in the universe

Bold
Proverbs 28:1 The wicked man flees though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion.

Contrite
Isaiah 57:15 For this is what the high and lofty One says-- he who lives forever, whose name is holy: "I live in a high and holy place, but also with him who is contrite and lowly in spirit, to revive the spirit of the lowly and to revive the heart of the contrite.

Isaiah 66:2 Has not my hand made all these things, and so they came into being?" declares the LORD. "This is the one I esteem: he who is humble and contrite in spirit, and trembles at my word.

Devout
Acts 8:2 Godly men buried Stephen and mourned deeply for him.

Acts 22:12 "A man named Ananias came to see me. He was a devout observer of the law and highly respected by all the Jews living there.

Faithful
Revelation 17:14 They will make war against the Lamb, but the Lamb will overcome them because he is Lord of lords and King of kings--and with him will be his called, chosen and faithful followers."

Fearing God
Malachi 3:16 Then those who feared the LORD talked with each other, and the LORD listened and heard. A scroll of remembrance was written in his presence concerning those who feared the LORD and honoured his name.

Acts 10:2 He and all his family were devout and God-fearing; he gave generously to those in need and prayed to God regularly.

Following Christ
John 10:4 When he has brought out all his own, he goes on ahead of them, and his sheep follow him because they know his voice.

John 10:27 My sheep listen to my voice; I know them, and they follow me.

Godly
Psalms 4:3 Know that the LORD has set apart the godly for himself; the LORD will hear when I call to him.

2 Peter 2:9 if this is so, then the Lord knows how to rescue godly men from trials and to hold the unrighteous for the day of judgement, while continuing their punishment.

Guileless
John 1:47 When Jesus saw Nathanael approaching, he said of him, "Here is a true Israelite, in whom there is nothing false."

Holy
Deuteronomy 14:2 for you are a people holy to the LORD your God. Out of all the peoples on the face of the earth, the LORD has chosen you to be his treasured possession.

Colossians 3:12 Therefore, as God's chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.

Humble
Psalms 34:2 My soul will boast in the LORD; let the afflicted hear and rejoice.

1 Peter 5:5 Young men, in the same way be submissive to those who are older. All of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because, "God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble."

Hungering after righteousness
Matthew 5:6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.

Just
Genesis 6:9 This is the account of Noah. Noah was a righteous man, blameless among the people of his time, and he walked with God.

Habakkuk 2:4 "See, he is puffed up; his desires are not upright-- but the righteous will live by his faith --

Luke 2:25 Now there was a man in Jerusalem called Simeon, who was righteous and devout. He was waiting for the consolation of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him.

Led by the Spirit
Romans 8:14 because those who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God.

Liberal
Isaiah 32:8 But the noble man makes noble plans, and by noble deeds he stands.

2 Corinthians 9:13 Because of the service by which you have proved yourselves, men will praise God for the obedience that accompanies your confession of the gospel of Christ, and for your generosity in sharing with them and with everyone else.

Loving
Colossians 1:4 because we have heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and of the love you have for all the saints--

1 Thessalonians 4:9 Now about brotherly love we do not need to write to you, for you yourselves have been taught by God to love each other.

Lowly
Proverbs 16:19 Better to be lowly in spirit and among the oppressed than to share plunder with the proud.

Loathing themselves
Ezekiel 20:43 There you will remember your conduct and all the actions by which you have defiled yourselves, and you will loathe yourselves for all the evil you have done.

Meek
Isaiah 29:19 Once more the humble will rejoice in the LORD; the needy will rejoice in the Holy One of Israel.

Matthew 5:5 Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth.

Merciful
Psalms 37:26 They are always generous and lend freely; their children will be blessed.

Matthew 5:7 Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.

New creatures
2 Corinthians 5:17 Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!

Ephesians 2:10 For we are God's workmanship, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.

Obedient
Romans 16:19 Everyone has heard about your obedience, so I am full of joy over you; but I want you to be wise about what is good, and innocent about what is evil.

1 Peter 1:14 As obedient children, do not conform to the evil desires you had when you lived in ignorance.

Poor in spirit
Matthew 5:3 "Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

Prudent
Proverbs 16:21 The wise in heart are called discerning, and pleasant words promote instruction.

Pure in heart
Matthew 5:8 Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.

1 John 3:3 Everyone who has this hope in him purifies himself, just as he is pure.

Righteous
Isaiah 60:21 Then will all your people be righteous and they will possess the land forever. They are the shoot I have planted, the work of my hands, for the display of my splendour.

Luke 1:6 Both of them were upright in the sight of God, observing all the Lord's commandments and regulations blamelessly.

Sincere
2 Corinthians 1:12 Now this is our boast: Our conscience testifies that we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially in our relations with you, in the holiness and sincerity that are from God. We have done so not according to worldly wisdom but according to God's grace.

2 Corinthians 2:17 Unlike so many, we do not peddle the word of God for profit. On the contrary, in Christ we speak before God with sincerity, like men sent from God.

Steadfast
Acts 2:42 They devoted themselves to the apostles' teaching and to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer.

Colossians 2:5 For though I am absent from you in body, I am present with you in spirit and delight to see how orderly you are and how firm your faith in Christ is.

Taught of God
Isaiah 54:13 All your sons will be taught by the LORD, and great will be your children's peace.

1 John 2:27 As for you, the anointing you received from him remains in you, and you do not need anyone to teach you. But as his anointing teaches you about all things and as that anointing is real, not counterfeit--just as it has taught you, remain in him.

True
2 Corinthians 6:8 through glory and dishonour, bad report and good report; genuine, yet regarded as impostors;

Undefiled
Psalms 119:1 Blessed are they whose ways are blameless, who walk according to the law of the LORD.

Upright
1 Kings 3:6 Solomon answered, "You have shown great kindness to your servant, my father David, because he was faithful to you and righteous and upright in heart. You have continued this great kindness to him and have given him a son to sit on his throne this very day.

Psalms 15:2 He whose walk is blameless and who does what is righteous, who speaks the truth from his heart

Watchful
Luke 12:37 It will be good for those servants whose master finds them watching when he comes. I tell you the truth, he will dress himself to serve, will have them recline at the table and will come and wait on them.

Zealous of good works
Titus 2:14 who gave himself for us to redeem us from all wickedness and to purify for himself a people that are his very own, eager to do what is good.

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