Grounded In Humility

We must be careful to not allow the gifts of the spirit to distract us from the spirit itself.  The gifts are not the giver.  Nor are we defined by the gifts bestowed upon us.  The truth of our existence can only be found in and sustained through humility.  Humility keeps us grounded in the…

Who Gets The Credit

Our ego is like a built in pressure relief valve for when we start to think of ourselves as being more spiritual, moral, or virtuous than others.  Just as we begin to think we are doing great, that we are really making progress, our ego rears its ugly head and shatters our illusions of righteousness. …

The Flaws Of Others

When we find ourselves criticizing others, whether publicly or in the privacy of our own thoughts, we should stop to consider where we have been guilty of the same attitudes and behaviors that we find so objectionable.  It is highly likely, with some rare exceptions, that, at one point or another, perhaps even currently, we…