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Humility is a hallmark trait of a Christian God uses. In order to be humble we need to put on humbleness of mind. This is to lower ourselves in importance or in rank. In turn we are to elevate others or as Phil. 2:3 says, “esteem others better than ourselves.”
God commands me to humble myself before Him and He will exalt me in His time. It is natural for me to lift self up and to put self first. God commands me to decrease and to allow God to increase in my life.
There is no reason for man to be proud. We were created from dust where we shall return. However, because of pride we tend to create a lot of trouble between these two events. We would be much more humble if we remembered where we came from. If it were not for God we would not even exist.
Oh that we would learn that what makes us weak is good for us.
I need to humble myself before God because every thing I have comes from God.
This usually isn’t a passage that most would correlate with the Christmas Story, but this is the Story in a nutshell.
would be Emmanuel, meaning “God With Us.”