Tag Archives: Pride

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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Surrendering to the Enemy

Sometimes the priest doesn’t have the corner on the market of God’s voice. We see this with Pashhur, who proves that pride goes before a fall.  The lesson? If we cling to our sin and pride, we’ll find ourselves with … Continue reading

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Tolerating Poor Leadership

King Amon picked up the bad parts and not the godly parts of his father’s life and example. Pride is one of those habits or heart conditions which seems to act like a trump card, and we see today that … Continue reading

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Pride, Humility, and Living to Tell of God’s Goodness

King Hezekiah was tripped up by pride in his success and power: believed his own hype.  When we listen to our fans too much our heads swell.  Today we see that the purpose of God in getting our attention through … Continue reading

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No Shirt, No Shoes, No Net, No Idols, No Joke

When the Lord decides to remove the safety nets of our confidence, it rocks our world. Have you placed your trust in God alone, or do you have back-up plans?  God is able to give or take away any strength … Continue reading

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