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Pride in Preaching, Galatians 1

Have you every tried to tell someone something hard but true only to have them turn around an discredit you to your face and to other people? It is incredibly easy to develop a defensive personality in situations like this. In fact, it isn’t even something that has to be developed that much. Responding defensively is second nature to us. What I find myself doing is justifying my defensiveness by equating it with the Apostle Paul’s defense of himself. “Paul defended himself, so I must be in line when I don’t let people think and say whatever they want about me. They need to know the truth.” Continue reading Pride in Preaching, Galatians 1