Pastor Don Coleman touches our hearts about our sin of pride and points the way for the Lord to transform us into His image. The video of the service will be available soon on the YouTube EEF page.
Proverbs 6:16-17 (AMP) 16 These six things the Lord hates, indeed, seven are an abomination to Him: 17 A proud look [the spirit that makes one overestimate himself and underestimate others], a lying tongue, and hands that shed innocent blood,
Proverbs 8:13 (NIV) 13 To fear the Lord (A) is to hate evil; (B) I hate (C) pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech.
Proverbs 11:2 When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with the humble is wisdom.
Proverbs 16:18 (ESV) 18 Pride goes before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall.
Proverbs 29:23 (ESV) 23 One's pride will bring him low, but he who is lowly in spirit will obtain honor.
Proverbs 29:23 (MSG) 23 Pride lands you flat on your face; humility prepares you for honors.
Psalm 10:4 (NIV) 4 In his pride the wicked man does not seek him; in all his thoughts there is no room for God.
Psalm 59:12 (NASB) 12 On account of the sin of their mouth and the words of their lips, let them even be caught in their pride, and on account of curses and lies which they utter.
Psalm 73:6 (KJV) 6 Therefore pride compasseth them about as a chain; violence covereth them as a garment.
SOME VERSIONS SAY A NECKLACE UMMM HOW DO YOU SEE IT?
1 John 2:15-17 (KJV) 15 Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.16 For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world.17 And the world passeth away, and the lust thereof: but he that doeth the will of God abideth for ever. THE WAY TO DEFEAT THE PRIDE OF LIFE IS TO ACKNOWLEDGE THIS REALITY
John 17:3 (AMP) 3 And this is eternal life: [it means] to know (to perceive, recognize, become acquainted with, and understand) You, the only true and real God, and [likewise] to know Him, Jesus [as the] Christ (the Anointed One, the Messiah), Whom You have sent.