There’s a subtle temptation to live our spiritual lives for an audience of onlookers . . . rather than the “audience of One” . . . our heavenly Father. Saying the right thing at Bible study, having a prominent part in the Sunday service . . . it’s all good, but not the right focus.
The Effect Pride Can Have On Our Relationships . . . And Most Importantly, How We Relate To God Part 23
Have you ever met someone so wrapped up in how great they are that you felt . . . well, a little less significant?
Ever receive a substantial gift from a friend that was entirely unexpected? It’s easy to think we somehow deserve them and forget that they’re an unearned expression of someone’s love.
No matter how much we put in the offering plate on Sunday, or how engaged we are in church activities, we still fall short of God’s perfect standard.
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There’s a fine line between humility and pride. Pride tries to draw attention . . . and humility attempts to deflect it. And yet, sometimes in our best moments . . . we still find ourselves slipping into a proud position.
Humility, according to the “Discover the Word” team, is seeing who we are before God. Developing a correct assessment of ourselves can take some work.
The Bible is full of examples where God uses ordinary people to accomplish extraordinary things. Feel inadequate right now? Like you’re ill-equipped to get the job done?
So often, we focus on the obstacles in front of us and forget to remember that God is standing right by our side.
A Look At The Life Of An Army General Who Trusted God In The Midst Of Overwhelming Opposition Part 8
It takes courage to put faith in the invisible God. To trust that He’s on your side when all the odds seem stacked against you.