the code

"the code" book is a 12 point honour code for Christian men to live their lives by. Over the last year Greenford Baptist Church's monthly men's group Men Behaving Godly has been studying Carl Beech's game-changing book. Watch and listen to MBG members sharing their understanding of "the code" and its implications to their (and our) lives.

Click this to read "the code" book chapter titles, by Carl Beech

the code

  1. Jesus is my captain, brother, rescuer and friend
  2. I owe everything to Him, I will do anything for Him
  3. I will unashamedly make him known through my actions and words
  4. I will not cheat in anything, personal or professional
  5. I will look away from the gutter but be prepared to pull people out of it
  6. I will keep my body fit and free from any addictions
  7. I will put the welfare of those closest to me before my own welfare
  8. I will treat all men and women as brothers and sisters
  9. I will lead as he would lead; I will honour my leaders provided this also honours him
  10. I will use my strength to protect the weak and stand against the abuse of power
  11. I will protect the world that God has made
  12. If I fail I will not give up. He never gives up on me