This book is a great resource that provides biblical and practical instruction and motivation on how to weaken pride and cultivate humility. I highly recommend this book as it is very timely and relevant to our prideful society. This was a much-needed read for me, and it will continue to be a favored book in the future! His question is not if you have pride, it’s where it exists, and how it’s being expressed in your life. That’s because at the root of all sin is pride — when human beings aspire to God’s status and refuse to acknowledge their dependence on Him. Mahaney drives home a desperate NEED for a cross-centered life by pointing out I want to pet every cat in the world shirt — a divine rescue for an undeserving people — and the patient way he responded to many forms of pride in the Gospels. We should read this book several times each year. He gives good practical tips on how to kill pride and become more humble. (For example, compare yourself to Christ. Compared to him you have to be humble.). He uses a lot of Bible verses and personal experiences to get his points across.
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Along with the practical ways of fighting for humility he helps the reader desire a heart for humility in light of the I want to pet every cat in the world shirt. Bible’s teaching on humility, and practical in how we can challenge a pride and cultivate humility in our own lives. I can see myself coming back to this book again and again. Well worth reading.