Tag Archives: humility

NOSY OLD BUSYBODY!

  I was a new resident in the neighborhood.  I passed this house everyday going to work, then coming home.   I began to notice that the blinds were opened a bit just above the window sill.  An old woman was … Continue reading

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WITH UNVEILED FACE

2 Cor. 3:18 “And we, who with unveiled faces contemplate the Lord’s glory, are being transformed into his likeness with ever-increasing glory,…” While reading this scripture in my Bible,  I noticed that at some other time I had underlined it—except … Continue reading

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LEST I GET A BIG HEAD

HUMBLING THOUGHTS Why am I on this self-evaluation mode this morning? I don’t know but it is humbling. So if I write it maybe someone will tell me how great I am while I am in this enlightened stage in … Continue reading

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SHOW LESS OF ME, MORE OF CHRIST

This picture of Ashlyn was taken three  years ago.  I love her expressions that often look like she in on a big secret.  What an honored place to be! Jesus said, “I have called you friends, for everything that I … Continue reading

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BEING GREAT IS BEING SERVANT OF ALL

(I am writing this in response to Michelle’s Nov. 2 challenge “unassuming diversions.”  My memory bank holds in honor a college president who was not too great to be humble.  His official business made room for “humble diversions.”) I Tim. … Continue reading

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CATHEDRAL vs upper room

    “Not by might, not by power, but by my Spirit,” says the Lord. How we sometimes knock ourselves out to be the biggest, richest, friendliest, most talented, most caring, most influential and most effective voice for Jesus! And … Continue reading

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PARABLE OF THE BOWL

 THE PARABLE OF THE BOWL As always Bowl was sitting in the shadow of the mud room wall waiting again for Servant to come and fill it with food scraps for Dog, who knocked it around as he licked down … Continue reading

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EATING HUMBLE PIE

EATING HUMBLE PIE.  Why am I on this self-evaluation mode this morning? I don’t know but it is humbling. So if I write it maybe someone will tell me how great I am while I am in this enlightened stage … Continue reading

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ESTHER’S humble BOLDNESS

Heb. 4:16 “Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.” Boldly is used over 40 times in the scripture; most of the time it … Continue reading

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TO BE LIKE JESUS

“OH, TO BE LIKE JESUS” we say, we pray, and we sing. Consider these patterns. SUCH PATIENCE, John 20:27 as he invites Thomas to touch the scars; SUCH SERVICE, 21:9 as he prepares a meal; SUCH FORGIVENESS, 21:15-17 as he … Continue reading

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