By September 11, 2015I’m an insulin-dependent diabetic. Without a doubt, the greatest lesson I’ve learned through it is to depend not on myself, but God. |
Randy Alcorn's Blog: humility
By April 9, 2014As a young pastor I loved God sincerely; but like my tavern-owner father, I was independent, self-sufficient, and prone to do things on my own. |
By February 13, 2013Romans 12:3 says, “Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment.” This is what humility is—it’s recognizing who we really are. |
By January 25, 2013As a student of theology, writer, and occasional preacher, I loved reading Martin Luther talking about learning theology, and about the “little books” some of us write and the little sermons we preach. |
By March 23, 2011A.W. Tozer was one of the writers (along with C.S. Lewis and Francis Schaeffer) who had the most profound impact on me as a young Christian, and he continues to do so. |
By December 17, 2010Puritan Theologian John Flavel said, "They that know God will be humble; they that know themselves cannot be proud." |
By February 25, 2010I appreciated this quote from John Stott about the fear of God. The fear of God is a profound respect for His holiness, which includes a fear of the consequences of disobeying Him. It shouldn't scare us out of our wits; it should scare us into them. |
By February 26, 2009The following are my answers to some questions on leadership I gave to Crawford | Loritts for his new book called Leadership as an Identity: The Four Traits of Those Who Wield Lasting Influence.
By January 4, 2008Last night we were with a group of folks here in Oregon, at Heidi's restaurant in Gresham, watching the election coverage. The gathering was hosted by nineteen year old brothers Alex and Brett Harris, who run | therebelution.com website, which is in my opinion the best place your teenagers can go online.