What is humility? What role does grace play in it?
Grace is a gift. God gives us grace when we are humble. There is no peace if we are proud and haughty. Humility is the name of the game. Jesus challenges us to be humble. We have some good news.
Jesus wants us to inherit the earth. That was the original plan. King Jesus has restored it for all of us who follow Him.
“Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.”Matthew 11:29
God’s promises to the meek is good news! Jesus is clear that we will be more than happy if we are meek and gentle. We will in fact inherit the earth according to the “Jesus Manifesto” (Matthew 5 – 7).
According to the dictionary, to be meek means you are “showing patience and humility, gentleness … easily imposed upon, submissive”. The meek one doesn’t throw fits or fly off the handle under pressure. A good synonym is “gentle”. A meek person is under control.
Jesus challenges us to learn from Him. Jesus is gentle. Jesus is humble. Jesus shows us how to have compassion and love. We are to cloth myself in humility and be gentle with others. That is the kind of love that is the mission Jesus has for us. We have to let our pride go.
The end game of humility is justice. That is The Way of Jesus. When we are humble, we are glad. We feel good about the great things God is doing. It isn’t about us. It is all about our Master Jesus.
Social Media Ambassadors
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Please help the Christian Training Center share Jesus with the world!
The Christian Training Center is looking for individuals to serve as social media ambassadors. This is a vital volunteer position for us.
What does it involve? Here is a menu of opportunities. No one is expected to do them all.
our content on https://lifeisrelationships.wpcomstaging.com/
- Like the articles
- Comment on the articles (these can be very short)
- Ask friends to help
the articles on your social media accounts
- Follow our social media accounts and like/comment on posts
That is it. It won’t take much of your time but it will make a huge difference to our ministry as we spread the good news of Jesus. We’ll keep you up to date by email with tips and suggestions.