True Humility Rewarded
"He that humbleth himself shall be exalted"
It ought not to be difficult for us to humble ourselves,
for what have we to be proud of?
We ought to take the lowest place without being told to do so.
If we are sensible and honest, we shall be little in our own eyes. Especially before the LORD in prayer we shall shrink to nothing.
There we cannot speak of merit, for we have none;
our one and only appeal must be to mercy:
"God be merciful to me a sinner."
Here is a cheering word from the throne.
We shall be exalted by the LORD if we humble ourselves.
For us the way upward is downhill.
When we are stripped of self we are clothed with humility,
and this is the best of wear.
The LORD will exalt us in peace and happiness of mind;
He will exalt us into knowledge of His Word and fellowship with Himself; He will exalt us in the enjoyment of sure pardon and justification.
The LORD puts His honors upon those who can wear them to the honor of the Giver.
He gives usefulness, acceptance, and influence to those who will not be puffed up by them but will be abased by a sense of greater responsibility.
Neither God nor man will care to lift up a man who lifts up himself; but both God and good men unite to honor modest worth.
O LORD, sink me in self that I may rise in Thee.
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Blessings to all of You,
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If you are NOT a believer in Jesus Christ,
you can be accepted into his kingdom.
you can be accepted into his kingdom.
I invite you to let him to make of you what He always wanted.
Marvelous God Almighty,
I come to you in the precious name of Jesus, who died for me to make me free of sin,
I want Jesus to enter into my heart and make me free.
I confess that He is the son of God.
I ask to change my heart and to give me wisdom to understand your Holy Word full of promises of eternal value, not only to live on this earth, but to be expectant of my life in heaven.
In the precious name of Jesus I ask.
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Reflection and inspiration from the
"Prince of Preachers,"
Charles Haddon Spurgeon.
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Show them a new revelation of Your love and power.
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Where there is pain, give them Your peace and mercy..
Where there is self-doubt, release a renewed confidence through Your grace.
Where there is need, I ask you to fulfill their needs.
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