Father, we ask that you help us understand your word through the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and open our hearts and minds so that we may incorporate your word and will into our lives for your glory.
“Though the Lord is supreme, he takes care of those who are humble, but he stays away from the proud” (Psalm 138:6)
“Let nothing be done through selfish ambition or conceit, but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than himself. Let each of you look out not only for his own interests but also for the interests of others” (Philippians 2:3-4)
“Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and He will lift you up” (James 4:10)