Tag Archives: pride

The Myth of Security (Part 2)

A profound phenomenon accompanies our problems and struggles – worry. When problems break through our ineffective strategies to be safe, worry is usually our companion. I had written a couple of weeks ago that we would talk about trust in … Continue reading

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The Secret of Humility

I hate just listing a group of verses, but I think that this time it’s necessary. Why? I believe I need to list them because we struggle with actually believing what God has said. Sure, we nod our head and say, … Continue reading

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Proud or Honest?

Luke 1: 53 ” He has filled the hungry with good things; And sent away the rich empty- handed. Pride is an American institution.  We have self-made men.  We have stars.  We have prima donnas.  We have divas.  We are … Continue reading

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The Needed Mercy of God

I was contemplating mercy this week.  Mercy is unusual.  It is a reality that can only be accepted by those who need it.  And yet, many who need it refuse to admit that they do. Why do we need mercy? … Continue reading

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