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How God Humbles the Proud (Daniel 4) How does God respond to human pride? We may gain insight for our own lives from His dealings with Nebuchadnezzar, proud king of Babylon. This chapter is unique in all Scripture for containing the imperial decree of a pagan king. This is Nebuchadnezzar's own testimony.…
Toby L. Soechting • Sermon • • 712 views
Draw Near To God - James 4:8-17 - Outline Introduction. 1. The book of James is a very practical book. 2. The book deals with so many important topics. 3. James 4:8 tells us to draw near to God. 4. How do I do that, you may ask. 5. Here is how. a. Cleanse your hands (v. 8). b. Purify your hearts (v.…
Andrew Norvelle • Illustration • • 136 views
Culling the Army of God Purpose: To equip saints to be effective soldiers in the Lord's Army. Judges 7:2 And the Lord said to Gideon, “The people who are with you are too many for Me to give the Midianites into their hands, lest Israel claim glory for itself against Me, saying, ‘My own hand has saved…
God’s Purpose Grow Strong But Stay Humble Uzziah 3 Uzziah was sixteen years old when he became king, and he reigned fifty-two years in Jerusalem; and his mother’s name was Jechiliah of Jerusalem. 4 He did right in the sight of the Lord according to all that his father Amaziah had done. 5 He continued…
Building Christ-Centered Relationships God's Way
Pride is one of the most loathed sins in God's sight and so it should be for the child of God. Relationships must be built with humilty and where pride exists, there can be no humility.
Justin Howe • VCC Burlington • Sermon • • 26 views • 39:17
We learn from Nebuchadnezzar that humility is necessary for salvation and for thriving in a life of following Jesus. Today, we discuss three attitudes of humility and a call to action.
Greg Stuckey • Sermon • • 21 views
A Tree Standing Tall and Proud! Dan 4:1-18, 20-27 The Emperor Justinian built the Church of St. Sophia, that gem of human architecture. He collected marble and treasures from all over the world to make it beautiful. At last the moment for dedication arrived. The words uttered by Justinian seemed full…
Pride : A reasonable or justifiable self-respect or confidence; or an improper and excessive self-esteem which is then becomes conceit or arrogance. · Failed to acknowledge God · Failed to acknowledge the work and labor of others In the Bible pride is an attitude that is manifested in behaviors towards…
HOPFAN • House of Prayer for All Nations • Sermon • • 18 views • 1:13:29
The distinctions of blessings and honour… He ( the Lord) blesses us and we hnour HIM. We must learn to honour the Lord for his goodness.
Aaron Sturgill • Sermon • • 17 views
Message 4 | | November 26, 2017 Message 4 | | November 26, 2017 Introduction The light of the great cathedral was limited to one candle on the casket of King Louis XIV. This King, who ruled France for 72 years from 1643 to 1715, desired to be referred to as Louis the Great. King Louis had given specific…
Living Faithfully in Turbulent Times - A Study of Daniel 1-6
Pride is a sin that is easy to spot in others, yet almost impossible to see in ourselves. Pride was the sin that was at the root of Satan's rebellion as well as Adam and Eve's disobedience in the Garden. It is no surprise, then, that Scripture tells us that God opposes the proud. King Nebuchadnezzar found that out the hard way in Daniel 4. But God also gives grace to the humble. Living as strangers in a strange land means living humbly before God, allowing Him to go before us and lift us up.
Be resolved! Book of Daniel
Pride and Humility (Polar Opposites) When you think of things that are polar opposites what do you think of? There are things that are and in our lesson today we are going to look at the effects of polar opposites on the life of Nebuchadnezzar. Pride and humility are polar opposites . Pride can make…
Paul Hawkins • Sermon • • 12 views
Zephaniah 3 [1:14-2:3] The day of יְהוָה Intro: Let us say the Lord’s Prayer: “ …… Thy Kingdom come! ….” – we pray for it. It is praying for Jesus to return, to set up His throne in Zion. A Kingdom that is an everlasting Kingdom, and a Dominion, that endures throughout all generations. THE KING IS COMING!…