Prisoners of Pride
Published on 05/09/2019
You’ve seen the prisoners of pride. The alcoholic who won’t admit his drinking problem. The woman who won’t talk about her fears. The businessman who rejects help while his dreams fall apart. In 1 John 1:9, the apostle wrote “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just…” The biggest word in Scripture might be that two-letter one, if. For confessing sins—admitting failure—is exactly what prisoners of pride refuse to do. The second beatitude says, “Blessed are those who mourn…” (Matthew 5:4). When you get to the point of sorrow for your sins, when you admit that you have … Listen NowFor more inspirational messages please visit Max Lucado.