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”

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”