Loving Your Neighbor is an Act of Humility

As I have been reviewing Mark Labberton’s book, The Dangerous Act of Loving Your Neighbor, I was reminded again that the acts of seeing, perceiving, and naming can either be humble or prideful. So I wanted to share a few passages about what the Bible says concerning our humble interactions with each other: “All ofContinue reading “Loving Your Neighbor is an Act of Humility”

Humility: A Legacy of Greatness

We have come to the end of our Humility: True Greatness book discussion, and hopefully the beginning of a new way of living and approaching God, life, and our relationships. As a conclusion, Chapter 12 invites us to consider the legacy of our life’s journey. In the same way alcoholics or abusers leave negative scarsContinue reading “Humility: A Legacy of Greatness”

Pride Explodes Relationships

…And Relationships Help Keep Our Pride in Check Humility: Chapters 10 and 11 We are continuing our discussion of Humility: True Greatness with a focus on “Inviting and Pursuing Correction” (Chapter 10) and “Responding Humbly to Trials” (Chapter 11). Pride not only destroys; it deceives. Sin in its deceptive power so often blinds us, leavingContinue reading “Pride Explodes Relationships”