Tag: Humility

22
Oct

What does the Lord require of you?

Micah 6:8 He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the LORD require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God? What does it take to walk with the Lord? Micah lists three simple, but important requirements that the Lord looks for. […]

20
Jun

Be a Servant Leader

Philippians 2:3 – “Let nothing be done through selfish ambition or conceit, but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than himself.”  We all want to be the best, don’t we? There’s a competitive streak in each of us that drives us to be better than our peers. Whether it’s a kid in […]

08
Jun

Bearing One another-In love, patience and gentleness

Ephesians 4:2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love. ‘I don’t have to put up with your nonsense anymore,’ said many a person to many others. It’s become such a common phrase that has only reinstated the lifestyle that is now widely accepted. Intolerance, impatience, giving tit-for-tat and harshness are […]

29
May

Blessings with Humility

Proverbs 18:12 Before destruction the heart of a man is haughty, and before honor is humility. (NKJV)   King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon lost his position, his power, his riches and even his senses to his pride. He assumed that the greatness of his kingdom was due to his power, might and glory. He fell from […]

15
Apr

The Right Kind of Humility

1 Peter 5:6-7 – “Therefore, humble yourselves under the mighty had of God, that He may exalt you in due time, casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you.” Being humble through the eyes of God, is not the same as being humble through the eyes of men — in the same way […]

19
Jul

The Reward of a Humble Heart

Psalm 138:6 Though the LORD is exalted, He looks kindly on the lowly; though lofty, He sees them from afar. THE LORD, the exalted One, the all powerful, all knowing, all consuming One! Who is like unto HIM, glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders! His throne is established in the heavens, His kingdom […]

09
Jun

Bow Down and Be Lifted Up

Psalm 95:6 – “Oh come, let us worship and bow down; Let us kneel before the Lord our Maker.” Bowing down to royalty, leaders and elders is a mark of respect in many countries around the world. When you bow down to humans, you earn their favor for only a limited period of time. And, […]

03
Aug

Blessed are the Humble

Proverbs 22:4 By humility and the fear of the Lord Are riches and honour and life. It is the nature of God to love the humble and raise them up, when their Chronos gives rise to their Kairos. Yes, God works at appointed times! Our reverence for God during the every-days of life (Chronos), brings about these appointed moments […]