“Humility is the fear of the Lord; its wages are riches and honor and life.” When we come to the realization of who God is and who we are, humility is the only response. James 4:10 “Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up.”
“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?” Being fair to others is something most of us would probably claim. If we really check our heart, I am not so sure […]
“For the Lord takes pleasure in his people; he adorns the humble with salvation.” Dear Lord, please keep me humble. I only desire to be adorned with Your mercy and love. Thank you, Jesus, for loving and saving me. Amen
“Oh come, let us worship and bow down; let us kneel before the Lord, our Maker! For he is our God, and we are the people of his pasture, and the sheep of his hand. Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts” Take time to dwell on who God is today. […]
“Have mercy on me, O God, according to your unfailing love; according to your great compassion blot out my transgressions. Wash away all my iniquity and cleanse me from my sin. For I know my transgressions, and my sin is always before me.” Psalm 51:5 “Surely I was sinful at birth, sinful from the time […]
“He leads the humble in what is right and teaches the humble his way.” It is not our lack of desire to be taught and to do what’s right by God; it is our lack of willingness to humble ourselves that limits our growth in Christ!
“Therefore put away all filthiness and rampant wickedness and receive with meekness the implanted word, which is able to save your souls.” The thing that brings us closer to God, which is humility, is often the hardest for us to exhibit! James 4:10 “Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will exalt you.”