Three words that changed the world

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“He humbled Himself” (Philippians 2:8)

“Jesus established humility and unconcern for social status not only as the psychological structure of His kingdom but also as a basis for entrance into it. It could be argued that Jesus is simply emphasizing the attitude of truly redeemed people (cf. Isaiah 66:1-2).”

Not humble….

“Those who need to excel others to think well of themselves— who seek value at the expense of others —who try to climb to honor by using others —-who construct their glory upon the shoulders of weakness found in others— who engage in the ‘dangerous business of building self-assessments on watching to see how they’re doing in comparison with others’”

“Those who live this way are— in some profound sense— actually degrading themselves and, far worse, cutting themselves off from both God and people.”

“God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble.” (1 Pe…

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