CHRISTIANS TO BEWARE OF PRIDE AND AVOID PITFALL

CHRISTIANS TO BEWARE OF PRIDE AND AVOID PITFALL

Everyone (including Christians) is prone to temptation of pride. Children of God must take extra caution not to fall into the pitfall. Every child of God must cautiously make efforts not to fall for Satan’s trick of self-pride! No doubt that Satan – the enemy of righteousness – would first attempt pride as an attack tool to make a successful Christian stumble into sin. The enemy would tempt a Christian to be self-focus and/or be self-gratifying without the consciousness of glorifying God. (A...Read more
Humility in Service to God and Man

Humility in Service to God and Man

Humility is the key. Jesus Christ washed the feet of his disciples to demonstrate humility, and he challenged them to do likewise. Jesus Christ said, “You call me ‘Teacher’ and ‘Lord,’ and rightly so, for that is what I am. Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also should wash one another’s feet. I have set you an example that you should do as I have done for you” (John 13:13-15 NIV). Lesson of Humility Believers in Jesus Christ are required to be humble and serve...Read more
Right Application of Gifts of the Holy Spirit

Right Application of Gifts of the Holy Spirit

Holy Spirit is God’s force sent by Jesus Christ to benefit Christians. He is the third person of the Trinity, and he shares all attributes of God. It is important to emphasize that Holy Spirit is a person, and must be acknowledged with “He” pronoun. (Holy Spirit is a living being; he is a person!) The Holy Spirit manifests himself in diverse ways, which are notable as Gifts of the Spirit. The gifts are diverse as Bible described, “There are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit. There are...Read more
Love, Serve and Fear God With Humility

Love, Serve and Fear God With Humility

King Uzziah succeeded many wayward kings that disobeyed God, the kings failed to fear God, but he still managed to make serving God a topmost priority. He ruled the land of Judah with the fear of God, and was successful. Since he was so faithful, God blessed him with power and fame; he was very much successful than many kings in his territory. However, the king became obsessed with power and stumbled. The scripture reported, “When he (Uzziah) was strong his heart was...Read more
CHRISTIANS MUST POSSESS THE SPIRIT OF HUMILITY

CHRISTIANS MUST POSSESS THE SPIRIT OF HUMILITY

Humility is an excellent virtue that God’s children must possess. Jehovah requires all his children to live humbly and uprightly before him at all times. A good child of God would not seek for an excuse to entertain pride. Christians should learn from King Uzziah in the bible who practiced both sides of the coin and reaped the consequences. Uzziah lived in humility at the beginning of his tenure, but switched to entertain pride at the end.   Explore the Life of King Uzziah from 2...Read more
CHRISTIANS SHOULD POSSESS LOVE AND HUMILITY

CHRISTIANS SHOULD POSSESS LOVE AND HUMILITY

Love and humility are excellent virtues that God’s children must practice. Jehovah requires all his children to live uprightly before him. A good child of God would not seek for an excuse to hate others, or entertain pride. Christians should learn from King Uzziah in the bible who practiced both sides of the coin and reaped the consequences. Uzziah lived in humility at the beginning of his tenure, but switched to entertain pride at the end.   Explore the Life of King Uzziah from 2...Read more