Tagged with humility

1 Timothy 1:15

1 Timothy 1:15

1 Timothy 1:15 – Here is a trustworthy saying that deserves full acceptance: Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners—of whom I am the worst. In this study, we will examine this seemingly self-depreciating declaration from Paul and find out why it is so important for us to have humility in grace, but not mock modesty. Continue reading

John 12:43

John 12:43

John 12:43 – for they loved human praise more than praise from God. In this study we will compare the two types of praises using various examples from the Pharisees, to the apostles, to Job. Continue reading

Philippians 2:4

Philippians 2:4

Philippians 2:4 – not looking to your own interests but each of you to the interests of the others. In this study, we will examine the christian humility and how it is important to distinguish ourselves humbly. Continue reading

Micah 6:8

Micah 6:8

Micah 6:8 – He has shown you, O mortal, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God. In this study we will examine the three requirements that the Lord has of us, as recounted by Micah. Continue reading

Philippians 2:10

Philippians 2:10

Philippians 2:10 – that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth. In this study, we will examine how the extent of the greatness of Christ is such that every single being on earth ought to express our greatest humility to him and submit to him in reverence and worship. Continue reading

James 4:7

James 4:7

James 4:7 – Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. In this study we will examine the direct relationship between submitting to God and resisting the devil, and the qualities that we need to have in order to do so. Continue reading

Proverbs 3:34

Proverbs 3:34

Proverbs 3:34 – He mocks proud mockers but gives grace to the humble. In this study we will examine what are some of the characteristics of a proud person, and in contrast, the characteristics of a humble person. Continue reading

John 3:30

John 3:30

John 3:30 – He must become greater; I must become less. John the Baptist was very clear about his role and his identity as a forerunner for Christ. His humility and his love for the Lord will be examined in this study. Continue reading

James 1:19

James 1:19

James 1:19 – My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry. This verse highlights an important lesson on humility and the importance of knowing when to speak and when to react. Continue reading