Messages about Humility


Don’t be puffed up against one another

Speaker: Al Stoltzfus
Topics: Grace, Humility, pride, Witness

One of the quickest ways to kill a relationship is to be a “know-it-all.” Our pride and ‘”righteousness” can get in the way of humbly following Jesus. From Jesus we learn to walk in humility as stewards of the incredibly gift of God’s restoring grace.  Text: 1 Corinthians 4:6-7; Proverbs 16:18; Philippians 2:5-11


Pleasure will satisfy my longing for happiness (Lie #1)

Speaker: Al Stoltzfus
Topics: conflict, Humility, repentance, words

Why do we fight with those we love? Could it be the problem is deep within us? A lie we have come to believe? Like a skilled surgeon, James diagnosis the source of relational conflict. Once exposed, he offers a simple, Christ-centered cure for conflict.  Text: James 4:1-10


The “Feet” of Relationships

Topics: friendships, Humility, relationships

To encourage and challenge us to build healthy and thriving relationships with others and with God.  Text: Ruth 1:16-17, Samuel 18:1-3, John 13: 1-17


REAL Resistance

Speaker: Brian Martin
Topics: Humility, pride, resistance, Worship

King Herod exerted REAL resistance to the unfolding story of God. Consider human nature of resisting what God desires to do versus seeking what God is doing.  Text: Matthew 2:1-11, 16-18


Carrying Christ

Speaker: Brian Martin
Topics: expectation, Humility, miracle, pregnant, rejoice

Imagine the privilege of carrying the promised Savior of the world in your womb. As this Child grew within her, Mary “arose and went with haste” to visit her cousin Elizabeth. Consider, again, the wonder of Christmas; as did Mary, we also are invited to carry the Savior of the world within us.  Text:  Luke 1:39-56


The Terrible Towel

Speaker: Brian Martin
Topics: Humility, others, posture, self, servanthood

The towel which Jesus put around his waist was terrible in the eyes of observers. Consider what does Jesus truly models for disciples yet today through the terrible towel. Text: John 13: 1-17