How to Detect Pride In Your Hearts

You will discover pride in your heart, if you have ever had something “unfortunate” or “negative” happen to you that you didn’t like and you got upset with God.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you have ever failed to give thanks to someone for doing something for you.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you have ever got angry with another person for no justifiable reason.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you have ever thought your gifts or talents or abilities were better than another who had the same gifts.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you have ever focused on the fact that you don’t have many gifts or talents or abilities.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you are the subject of every conversation you have.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you always seek to control or dominate every situation.

See the source imageYou will discover pride in your heart, if you are consumed with what others think about the way you dress or talk or think about you.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you are unwilling to learn from others.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you hear of a need and expect others to do something about it because you are too lazy.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you always look to blame others or make excuses for your failures.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you get defensive when someone confronts or rebukes you instead of thanking them for their concern.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you frequently or never ask forgiveness from those you sin against.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you do not treat those who are in authority over you (e.g., parents, teachers, pastors, employers) with absolute respect, absolute obedience, and absolute submission.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you always maximize the sins of others and minimize your own sins.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you use others in any way for your personal gain.

You will discover pride in your heart, if you shelter yourself socially and don’t allow others to be involved in your life.

 

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