The Liberation of the Soul

My Lord spent His life to draw me out of me, that I could be in Him and He too in me.

Eight humble thoughts to grasp Calvary's work of freedom to my soul and then my body:

  1. Pride opens the mouth while wisdom keeps it closed
  2. Wisdom is the home of humility, and humility is the roof of wisdom
  3. Humility is the vault of honor
  4. Humility is not the concealing of error but rather its confession
  5. Humility repels the assaults of pride, as a raincoat repels rain
  6. Humility wars to take every thought captive to the Lord Jesus
  7. Humility is becoming what you have despised and so realising that you were wrong.
  8. The perfection of humility is the knowledge of truth. ~ Bernard of Clairvaux

When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom. (Proverbs 11:2)

There is a pleasant salve, a liberating caress to any soul when its balm is first humility.

Pride is the fearsome bondage to self, but in humility there is a peace-filled liberty.

O Lord that my heart may no longer be drawn to pride, nor it savor such wicked thoughts.  Amen

Today's Soul Snippet:

"Where the eyes wander the mind soon follows".

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