Sometimes it takes the pressure off to remember exactly who I am. If I were invited to play in an NBA game tonight, I would feel no pressure at all. As a 48 year old, almost 6 foot tall, white guy who can’t jump, who has had five knee surgeries, and since then has eaten … More A Slice of Humble Pie
He was a troubled fellow who had exhausted all other earthly possibilities. He could not help himself. There was none who could fix what ailed him. He was in an impossible situation. However, he had heard of Jesus compassion and power. He knew what Jesus could do for troubled and tormented souls if he desired. … More Playing It Safe in Prayer?
Some people are unteachable. They are know-it-alls who need neither God’s Word nor godly counsel. They are self-made, self-taught, arrogant, proud, and abhorred by the Lord. (Proverbs 6:16-19) However, this is not the posture of the Psalmist. He writes: Good and upright is the LORD; therefore he instructs sinners in the way. He leads the humble in what … More Humbly Learning from the Heavenly Rabbi