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Tag Archives: Humility
This will protect us from the dangerous and deceptive sin of… Continue reading
Jesus snaps the rhetorical trap by shifting to the perspective of the servant and what it means to be His servant. This is the attitude of the true followers of Jesus. Continue reading
If you know someone who has a habit of pointing out the sins of others… Continue reading
The person who frequently feels humble is probably not very humble.
People often misread humility by associating it with quiet, less outgoing or passive personalities.
Humility is self-confidence that runs far deeper than the tenuous self-confidence of the person who believes in himself because others look up to him.
Is it possible that most of us try to present others with a view of ourselves that is far more flattering than the one God sees? Continue reading
Isn’t it a good thing to take pride in your work or in some achievement of excellence? Should we encourage our children to be proud of themselves? Continue reading
“Half the harm that is done in this world is due to people who want to feel important. They don’t mean to do harm, but the harm does not interest them … or they do not see it, or they … Continue reading
Those who forget how God mercifully rescued them are less likely to respond with the kind of humility described in these verses. Continue reading