Eliminating Pride (pt.3) #196

To Download Audio: Right-click on this link, select 'Save as ...'

Warning: Undefined variable $post in /home/visionro/james122.org/wp-content/plugins/oxygen/component-framework/components/classes/code-block.class.php(133) : eval()'d code on line 1

Warning: Attempt to read property "ID" on null in /home/visionro/james122.org/wp-content/plugins/oxygen/component-framework/components/classes/code-block.class.php(133) : eval()'d code on line 1
James 4:10, James 4:6, John 13:14-15

Episode Handout

James 4:10, James 4:6, John 13:14-15

Find practical ways to serve others.

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 13:14-15 (NIV)

  • Servants serve! As Jesus Himself demonstrated, to be a servant means finding ways to serve others, and then actually doing it.
  • The Bible is clear that if we fail to rein in the pridefulness that comes so naturally to us as human beings, it can have a devastating effect on our lives. Replacing our natural pride with godly humility won’t be easy. In fact, it will be a lifelong process that we can accomplish only with God’s help. But look at the reward for doing so:

But he gives us more grace. That is why Scripture says: “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble. James 4:6 (NIV)

Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up. James 4:10 (NIV)