Tag Archives: humility

Prayer on an Autumn Morning

Surely it would not be a bad thing if we all sought to live a quiet and peaceful life… Continue reading

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Indentured Servants-Part I

Kind of funny, isn’t it, how much easier it is to talk about being a servant in Bible class than it is to actually live it? Especially when you’re working for someone who doesn’t really seem to appreciate you… Continue reading

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The Burden of Authority

If you are treating people with contempt, arrogance or indifference and you actually enjoy that, you are a sadist. Continue reading

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Prayer for Monday

True, spiritual worship requires a harmony of action and belief; claim is not enough. Continue reading

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Ten-Dollar Mules and a Hundred Dollar Coat

Like ZZ Top and Duck Dynasty tell us, there’s just something about a sharp-dressed man… usually… Continue reading

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Failure Is an Oxymoron

We often take too much blame and sometimes take too much credit. As long as we are faithful to our calling, failure is impossible. Continue reading

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Patience, Determination & Humiliation

I’m sure there are things worse than public humiliation; give me a while and I’ll remember what some of them are. Continue reading

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