1 Peter 5:6-10

Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you. Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. Resist him, standing firm in the faith, […]

Bible Verse August 14, 2015

Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that He may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on Him because He cares for you. — 1 Peter 5:6–7

Narcissists Need Not Apply

Saturday, April 11, 2015 “‘God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble.’ Therefore submit to God.”—James 4:6–7 I read an interesting article about how narcissistic our culture is today. It said, “A new analysis of the American Freshman Survey, which has accumulated data for the past 47 years from 9 million young adults, […]

So Far to Go

Friday, February 20, 2015 Brethren, I do not count myself to have apprehended; but one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind and reaching forward to those things which are ahead, I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.—Philippians 3:13–14 When my friend John […]

February 17, 2015 Bible Verse

Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.—1 Peter 5:6-7

The Divine Paradox

Wednesday, February 4, 2015< “For whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.”—Luke 14:11 If we have learned nothing else from our culture telling us what we should do to be happy, we have learned this: It is just not true. We have realized where happiness isn’t. Prior to […]

The Positive Side of Adversity

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2014 My troubles turned out all for the best–they forced me to learn from your textbook. Truth from your mouth means more to me than striking it rich in a gold mine. —Psalm 119:71–72 Here’s the problem in a nutshell: our definition of good is what benefits us in the here and […]

August 20, 2014 Bible Verse

“This is the one to whom I will look: he who is humble and contrite in spirit and trembles at My word.” – Isaiah 66:2