Tag Archives: Pride

From Me First to Me Too

This is Jesus: He came for us. He put us first. Our salvation came before his preservation of life. We are to be like Jesus. The antidote to improper and abusive relationships is following Jesus in serving others in love. … Continue reading

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All Prodigals

When you encounter a prodigal, choose to see yourself in them. You’ll stand a better chance of catching God’s perspective on the situation. We are all recipients of grace just like the prodigals who return to God.  Even if we … Continue reading

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Turn From Pride Today

God’s goal for us is our humility, our repentance, and our surrender. As long as we hold onto our pride, we are heading toward a day of reckoning. What would God have you turn away from as you turn toward … Continue reading

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Reshaped Into Humility

There are times in our lives in which God uses trials and struggles to reshape our character. A friend of mine shared this truth with me through the analogy of the Potter and the Clay. Does your life need reshaping … Continue reading

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Humble Stature – Almighty God

God is a consuming fire.  His power is over the stars in the sky. The heavens are his to roll up or unwind. So who am I? What stature do I have before the Lord God Almighty? My right position … Continue reading

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Josiah’s Last Fight

Even when we are on a spiritual high we are at risk of falling to poor decisions, pride, and temptation – maybe more so…. Josiah’s revival was perhaps the greatest revival in the Old Testament. And then he puffed out … Continue reading

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City of God

Where is the city of God? This city is where people trust in God, where we believe that what we have accomplished is what God has done for us.  Oh Lord, help me to wait for you and seek after … Continue reading

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