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”

Humility: Watch Your Mouth

In short, a good heart produces good words. A bad heart produces bad words. The evidence of a changed heart is, at least partially, observed by the change in our speech. I know some people will glance over this introduction and think to themselves, “This is basic. I know that already. I don’t need to read this.” Yet, I find that we constantly need discipline in the small areas of our lives. It’s the small things done poorly over long periods of time that causes major explosions.