Tag Archives: Humility

Classic Quote

Humility does not mean thinking less of yourself than of other people, nor does it mean having a low opinion of your own gifts. It means freedom from thinking about yourself one way or the other at all. – William … Continue reading

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Knowledge is proud that he has learned so much; wisdom is humble that he knows no more. – William Cowper  

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Passion Points

Here are some good posts for your weekend reading: The Many Ways God Changes Us – David Powlison (Crossway) We live with a God who has many, many, many ways of meeting us, and it’s good to become aware of … Continue reading

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Reflections on I Kings 1-2

David makes Solomon the next king and charges him to be faithful to God. Exalting Oneself – Adonijah exalted himself as the next king only to be humbled when David made Solomon king. Later Adonijah tried a new scheme to … Continue reading

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Classic Quote

The more light we have, the more we see our own sinfulness; the nearer we get to heaven, the more we are clothed with humility. – J. C. Ryle

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Humility is the great ornament and jewel of the Christian religion. – Jeremy Taylor

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Sermon Songs: Humility

Clothe yourself in humility With truth renew your mind Practice habits that are godly Pursue that you might find We are created – small are we Dependent – so we pray We have value – both you and me Respect … Continue reading

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Ministry Monday

Here are some challenging posts that I’ve been saving by Paul Tripp.   Though written for pastors, they would be helpful for anyone.  I’ve included excerpts; follow each link for the whole post. Lost the Awe I am convinced that many … Continue reading

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Passion Points

Here are some good posts for your weekend reading: In Evil Long I Took Delight – John Newton (via Trevin Wax) In evil long I took delight, Unawed by shame or fear, Till a new object struck my sight, And … Continue reading

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Passion Points

The last few weeks have been busy, and I haven’t had much chance to blog.  Hopefully next week will be better.  In the meantime, here are some good posts to ponder for the weekend on two important Christian virtues. Humility … Continue reading

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