Tag «Humility»

Sweet Grace

“Remember how the Lord your God led you through the wilderness for forty years, to humble you.” Deut. 8:2 We learn humility by a deep discovery of what we are; by an opening up of . . . the corruption, the weakness, the wickedness, of our fallen nature. The Lord’s way of teaching His people …

Pride Argues Ignorance of SELF

“Patience is better than pride.” Ecclesiastes 7:8 Pride is the opposite of patience. Man is impatient, because he is proud.  Many are proud — who think themselves humble. But let vexations come — have they to bear reproof, to meet the faults, or ignorance of others — and impatience tells the truth; they are proud, not humble!  Pride …