Pride and the Potter

I have been having problems with pride recently.

I was thinking that God, as it says in the Bible, is the potter and he makes the clay masterpiece-perhaps a teacup (I think you can make them out of clay–I don’t know much). Would the teacup take credit for being able to pour tea? No. It would take pleasure in being able to but the credit goes to the potter. In the same way I can take pleasure in doing good, but should never give myself too much credit–I wouldn’t even be able to think without Him. In the end I am only alive and able to do anything because of Him.

But, do not be hard on yourself. We all sin. Just repent and forgive yourself.

Love,

Annie

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this:
search previous next tag category expand menu location phone mail time cart zoom edit close