Illustrations on pride..

http://www.sermonillustrations.com/a-z/p/pride.htm

“God wisely designed the human body so that we can neither pat our own backs nor kick ourselves too easily.” ~ Guideposts.

A young woman asked for an appointment with her pastor to talk with him about a besetting sin about which she was worried. When she saw him, she said, “Pastor, I have become aware of a sin in my life which I cannot control. Every time I am at church I begin to look around at the other women, and I realize that I am the prettiest one in the whole congregation. None of the others can compare with my beauty. What can I do about this sin?” The pastor replied, “Mary, that’s not a sin, why that’s just a mistake!” Source Unknown.

“Be not proud of race, face, place, or grace.” C. H. Spurgeon.

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