Self-glory

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Beholding Him Ministries

john-8-54On December 22, we blogged “A voice of one calling” in which God encouraged us to be His voice in this dark world during this CHRISTmas season.

The Lord inspired Pete to comment, “Oh. that we could all be more like John. Not only as one who calls in the wilderness of this culture today, but as one who will say I must decrease and He must increase!Lord Jesus, help me to witness this CHRISTmas!”

Pete’s comment came to my mind and heart as I was reading my Bible study Scriptures and notes this morning. John 8:54a, Jesus replied,“If I glorify myself, my glory means nothing (John 8:54).”
Since this was true for Jesus, how much more so for man!?! The Lord knows man’s struggle with self-glory and I praise Him for giving us such an example as John the Baptist. We see this example in…

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