Coffee Talk: Humble Prayers to Cast Your Cares

The most fundamental act of humility is prayer. Praying in faith gives us the opportunity to humble ourselves before the Lord. It allows for quiet contemplation, personal reflection, confession, and meditation on the Word of God. Prayer is releasing and it reminds us of God’s concern and his desire for intimacy with us. 1 PeterContinue reading “Coffee Talk: Humble Prayers to Cast Your Cares”

Humility: Make a List

I’m on campus in Charlotte, North Carolina attending classes at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary this week. One of the things I love about attending classes, particularly on the weekends, is beginning classes with our Friday evening chapel services. Normally, we begin chapel with songs of worship. Sometimes we sing one of the favorite hymns, “Come ThouContinue reading “Humility: Make a List”

Pride and Humility: Getting from Here to There

I wrestle with the thoughts of pride and humility: “God, I know I’m not supposed to be prideful, or think more highly of myself than I think of others. I know you want me to have a humble attitude in all situations, but every now and then, I simply don’t know what to do.” WhenContinue reading “Pride and Humility: Getting from Here to There”