Scott Palmer - HUMILITY - 9:00am Contemporary Service

February 07, 2021

Character Counts – Part 2
February 7, 2021
Luke 1:26-31

“…God resists the proud but gives grace to the humble.”  James 4:6 (CSB)


 1.     A ______________________ TO DO GOD’S WILL.

“’See, I am the Lord’s servant,’ said Mary. ‘May it happen to me as you have said.’…” Luke 1:38 (CSB)

 Insight:  Humility is seeing _____________________________________.

“I delight to do your will, my God, and your instruction is deep within me.”   Psalm 40:8 (CSB)

 2.    A _________________________ TO COUNT THE COST.

“Mary asked the angel, ‘How can this be, since I have not had sexual relations with a man?’ The angel replied to her, ‘The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you. Therefore, the holy one to be born will be called the Son of God.’” Luke 1:34-35 (CSB)

 Insight:  Humility is a ______________________________________________ to Christ.

“I have been crucified with Christ, and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me.” Galatians 2:20 (CSB)

 The Result: Fulfilling God’s purpose ____________________________________.

“For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.” Ephesians 2:10 (ESV)