Arrogance

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The Arrogant Claim to Know More than God

The Arrogant Claim to Know More than God

[183 words] It’s hard for us to conceive of someone standing face-to-face with God and saying, “Lord, you don’t know what you’re talking about. I’m smarter than you.” And yet, in reality, people do that all the time, even many who claim to be Christians.  I once...

Without Error?

Without Error?

[259 words] We know better than to think we are without sin. The Bible plainly tells us, “If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us," and “If we say we have not sinned, we make him a liar, and his word is not in us" (1 John 1:8,10)....

Are You Perfect In Every Way?

Are You Perfect In Every Way?

[533 words] Back in the 80's Mac Davis sang, "Oh Lord it’s hard to be humble when you're perfect in every way.” God deliver the family, the friends, the brethren and the congregation from those who think they are "perfect in every way.” Romans 12 is an awesome...

Without Error?

The Spiritually Elite

[349 words] Paul gave some sage advice, yes a divine commandment, when he said, "Do not think more highly of yourself than you ought to think" (see Romans 12:3). There are two things to keep in mind here: (1) one should not think more lowly of himself than he...