Rewards and honor given to us in this world are because it recognizes us as being more worthy than others to receive them. Yet, they are temporal, conditional and will lose their value in time. But ALL rewards and honor that God gives us come because we humble ourselves before Jesus and recognize Him as … Continue reading Riches, Honor, and Life!
It's hard to be humble before God in prayer when we live in a world that demands "instant" everything and forces us to stand up for our rights. We forget that He is God, our Father and that we are His children, and sometimes we take on the world's attitude and don't reverence His authority. … Continue reading Mixing Attitudes
There is power in prayer when we know who God is and who we are in Him. God is our Heavenly Father and we are His children. Just as earthly children, we are to reverence and respect our Father, knowing that He is our Creator, and the epitome of love and peace, and knowledge and … Continue reading Happy Thursday!
Most believers are familiar with the Scripture in 2 Corinthians 12:9 that says, “My grace is sufficient for you.” God spoke this to Apostle Paul when he cried out to the Lord and asked Him to remove the thorn that Satan had put in his side. This Scripture has often been interpreted to mean that … Continue reading Why God’s Grace is Enough
As Believers, one of the virtues that should flow out from us is humility towards God because He is our Father and the Creator of everything and everyone. When we surrender to His Spirit in us, we also become humble and respectful towards our brothers and sisters because we know that we are all sinners … Continue reading Happy Monday!
One of the most amazing things about God is His salvation plan for us. When we repent and receive Jesus as our Savior, He forgives us and removes all of our sins from us. But we must come with a humble heart and be willing to give it all to Him—just as I am—and then … Continue reading Just as I Am
Too often, we are either awarded or judged by the size or kind of gift we give. The focus is put on the actual gift itself instead of on the heart of the person who is giving it. When we give a gift from our heart, it's worth everything because it's a gift of love, and … Continue reading Love Comes in all Sizes
A humble person is able to accept the reality of a situation and address it regardless of how embarrassing or humiliating it may be. A person filled with pride will avoid it or ignore it, and act as if it were not their concern. Pride often prevents us from keeping peace or considering the feelings of others. A humble … Continue reading Is humility a bad thing?