By Douglas M. Williams Sr.
“Therefore whoever humbles himself as this little child is the greatest in the Kingdom of heaven” (Matthew 18:4).
“But he who is greatest among you shall be your servant. And whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted” (Matthew 23:11-12).
“God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble” (James 4:6; 1 Peter 5:5).
“Therefore humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time” (1 Peter 5:6; James 4:10).
Humility is the opposite of a prideful heart. In God’s sight, the way up is down. John Ruskin said, “I believe the first test of a truly great man is his humility.” Continue reading