God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” —1 Peter A battle rages within every one of us every day. It’s the. These two, humility and pride, cannot coexist. Where one is fostered, the other is defeated. Which will you pursue? C.J. Mahaney paints a striking picture of the. Be Transformed by Christ’s Example “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” —1 Peter A battle rages within every one of us.

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Humility: True Greatness

Your Next 24 Hours. Yet again, this small book has impacted me in thinking about what “true greatness” is, which is humility, and servanthood, as defined in Jesus, who came not to be served, but to serve. I know that no two people are identical and C.

A battle rages within every one of us every day. Mahsney were not disagreements or issues of substance, merely questions of emphasis.

Ordering Your Private World. Did you know that, on average, each of us speaks about twenty-five thousand words daily?

Humility: True Greatness by C.J. Mahaney

But a poor and happy man laughs heartily because he gives no serious attention to his ego. An Appointment with the King. Pride takes inumberable forms but has only one end: Here are some notes I took on this book: Mahaney begins with a look at Isaiah Just as Jesus came to serve, so must we serve with our lives.


The Insanity of Unbelief. The Holiness of God. Even in my church, not in the leadership, but in the body, it seems that humbling yourself is looked down upon. Praying the Lord’s Prayer for Spiritual Breakthrough. As in any spiritual discipline, it is only as good as the genuine, loving submission of the believer and the grace supplied by God.

A Christian Guide to Reading Books. A book that I will have to read again and again.

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However, when reading it you should be familiar with the controversy surround the author, the first two chapters have a few theological flaws that should be kept on the lookout for, but other than that it is a sound book. Ratings and Reviews 0 humiloty star ratings 0 reviews. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! Uniqueness A convicting take on what is thankfully becoming a widely-discussed topic in Christianity.

July 1, Imprint: The Case for Jesus. Let that truth sink into your thinking. That we did not have I recommend this sweet, goodness-filled little book to any believer.


I loved every page. What we need is His death.

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His thorough examination clarifies misconceptions, revealing the truth about why God detests pride and turns His active attention to the humble. You can remove the unavailable item s now or we’ll automatically remove it at Checkout.

I highly recommend this book. A really easy read but memorable. But it seemed mechanical, and I’m not sure humility can be broken down and analyzed. The part about having cream cheese on your face and how others can see the sin in you more than you can see it in yourself was so true. I was not required to write a positive review. Please try again later.