Exaltation

Ps. 46:10; Phil. 2:5-11; Eph. 1:19b-21; 1 Pet. 5:6-7; Matt. 23:12

OPEN IT

1. Who are the most famous people in the world? Who are the most powerful? The most praise-worthy?

EXPLORE IT

2. Who alone really has the authority and the ability to exalt anyone? 3. What was Jesus' pathway to exaltation? 4. You choose: Exalt self = humbled by God Humble self = Exalted by God 5. Why would it be better for us to practice humility rather than have God humble us?

APPLY IT

6. What habits can you develop to discourage pride and encourage humility?