How do I humble myself? What does it mean to welcome this uncomfortable work of God in our lives? Author and professor David Mathis described the “humbled” experience for us and how we can prepare to respond in ways that help us look more and more like Jesus every day.
David Mathis is executive editor of desiringGod.org, pastor at Cities Church, and adjunct professor for Bethlehem College & Seminary in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He is the author of “Habits of Grace: Enjoying Jesus through the Spiritual Disciplines.” His articles and messages are available online at desiringGod.org/mathis. David is married to Megan and is the father of four children.
Todd Nettleton is Director of Media Development for The Voice of the Martyrs, working with the media to tell the stories of persecuted Christians to people in the United States. In his role with VOM, he has met with Christians who face persecution in many countries, including Sudan, China, Egypt, Turkey, Vietnam, Pakistan, Indonesia, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Bangladesh, Myanmar (Burma) and Azerbaijan.