The humble He guides in justice, And the humble He teaches His way.
The Lord lifts up the humble; He casts the wicked down to the ground.
For the Lord takes pleasure in His people; He will beautify the humble with salvation.
Surely He scorns the scornful, But gives grace to the humble.
When pride comes, then comes shame; But with the humble is wisdom.
Therefore whoever humbles himself as this little child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.
And whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.
Be of the same mind toward one another. Do not set your mind on high things, but associate with the humble. Do not be wise in your own opinion.
But He gives more grace. Therefore He says: “God resists the proud, But gives grace to the humble.”
Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and He will lift you up.
And being found in appearance as a man, He humbled Himself and became obedient to the point of death, even the death of the cross.
Here are just a few verses that show us to be humble. The Lord has been talking to me a little about being humble. Admittedly, even though I think I’m humble much of the time in my life, I haven’t been very humble in all areas. But here’s the thing. If we are humble in all areas of our life, then doesn’t it make sense that we will have a peace in our spirit? When we are humble, we become more teachable. When we are humble we can submit one to another. More important, when we are Humble we are submitted to the Lord in His will. Then He can be Glorified.
I didn’t have peace where I was not humble. Now that I have humbled myself I have peace.