Episodes: Brokenness & Pride

Brokenness & Pride

  • Does Anything Last Forever?
    December 29, 2009 Behold Your God: Isaiah 40

    Is anything truly designed to last? Nancy says, "Yes, there is." She’ll tell you about it. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Isaiah 40
  • Are You a Proud Person or a Broken Person?
    August 2, 2011 Brokenness: The Heart God Revives

    Most people don’t look for self–help advice on being "broken." But if they did, they’d realize that brokenness is the pathway to all kinds of blessing. Read or Listen →

  • Are You a Proud Person or a Broken Person?
    July 8, 2015 Brokenness: The Heart God Revives

    Most don’t walk into a Christian bookstore and look for self–help advice on being “broken.” But if they did, they’d realize that brokenness brings blessing. Read or Listen →

  • Fallen on the Rock
    August 3, 2011 Brokenness: The Heart God Revives

    As someone truly grows closer to God, they don’t try to prove how superior they are, spiritually. Instead, they get more humble. Read or Listen →

  • Fallen on the Rock
    July 9, 2015 Brokenness: The Heart God Revives

    As someone truly grows closer to God, they don’t try to prove how superior they are. Instead, they get more humble. Read or Listen →

  • Preparing for Brokenness
    July 6, 2015 Brokenness: The Heart God Revives

    You never know when God's going to take your best effort and do something special with it. God did something amazing among Christian workers. Read or Listen →

  • Radical Repentance
    July 10, 2015 Brokenness: The Heart God Revives

    As someone truly grows closer to God, they don’t try to prove how superior they are. Instead, they get more humble. Read or Listen →

  • What Is True Brokenness?
    August 1, 2011 Brokenness: The Heart God Revives

    A horse doesn’t enjoy its master’s direction until it’s broken. The same is true in our relationship to God. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Luke 7:36-50
  • What Is True Brokenness?
    July 7, 2015 Brokenness: The Heart God Revives

    A horse doesn’t enjoy its master’s direction until it’s broken. The same is true in our relationship to God. Read or Listen →

  • Crying Out From a Heart of Brokenness, Day 1
    October 31, 2016 Crying Out from a Heart of Brokenness

    Can you imagine someone trying to get a job admitting they were weak and unqualified? That's exactly the kind of heart attitude God is looking for in us. Read or Listen →

  • Crying Out from a Heart of Brokenness, Day 2
    November 1, 2016 Crying Out from a Heart of Brokenness

    The evangelical subculture has levels of status and celebrity. It’s easy to become Pharisees, more interested in outward appearances than in the heart. Read or Listen →

  • Crying Out from a Heart of Brokenness, Day 3
    November 2, 2016 Crying Out from a Heart of Brokenness

    Nancy explains why God is more offended by a hard-hearted, lifelong churchgoer than a murderer who is coming to Him in humility. Read or Listen →

  • The Danger of Pride
    June 28, 2012 Developing a Servant's Heart

    If you’re serving today in order to receive credit or praise, maybe you’re not really serving. Read or Listen →

  • A Persuasive Presentation
    June 19, 2008 Esther: God's Woman at God's Time

    Imagine your spouse made the kind of mistake that could cost thousands of people their lives. Would you approach him with a humble, gracious spirit? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Esther 7
  • God's Split-Second Timing
    June 18, 2008 Esther: God's Woman at God's Time

    Does God really control everything? Even wicked people? Find out as Nancy continues her study through the book of Esther. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Esther 5
  • Married to an Alcoholic
    June 6, 2008 Esther: God's Woman at God's Time

    If your husband asked you to do something immoral, would you do it? What if he was the king and he was drunk and it could mean your life if you disobeyed? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Esther 1
  • A Portrait of Personal Revival
    April 30, 2015 God's Power to Revive a Heart (Andrea Griffith)

    Confession is the key that unlocks the door to your bondage. To your captivity. It is the key that swings that gate wide open to set you free. Read or Listen →

  • A Portrait of Personal Revival
    June 21, 2011 God's Power to Revive a Heart (Andrea Griffith)

    Confession is the key that unlocks the door to your bondage. To your captivity. It is the key that swings that gate wide open to set you free. Read or Listen →

  • More Than Calling Him Lord
    April 29, 2015 God's Power to Revive a Heart (Andrea Griffith)

    It’s possible to be involved with church each Sunday, to show up, lead and participate—yet still be lost. Read or Listen →

  • Is Your Heart at Peace?
    June 22, 2015 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    Think of all the things that fill our world with sound. I think you’ll find the next Revive Our Hearts to be more than just another instance of noise. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Job 131
  • The Heart of Humility and Simplicity
    May 30, 2011 How To Have a Quiet Heart (Psalm 131)

    Calm. Peaceful. Do these words describe your heart? They can as Nancy describes in a series we’ll begin today. It’s called, How to Have a Quiet Heart. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 131
  • How to be Great, Day 3
    June 1, 2017 How to Be Great

    Do you have a biblical definition of greatness? Think about this: Do you treat servers in restaurants with respect? How about those with little education? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Luke 22:19-30
  • How to Minister to the Self-Righteous Counselee
    June 30, 2017 How to Minister to the Self-Righteous Counselee by Dr. Vanessa Ellen

    How do you disciple someone else when they don't think they need any help? Dr. Vanessa Ellen shows how to invest in the lives of self-righteous women. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Matthew 23:1-7
  • Don't Fight the Battle Alone
    August 6, 2014 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 1): Learning to be Victorious

    The next time you turn down an offer for help, choosing to take on some difficult thing alone, check your heart. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Exodus 17
  • Don't Fight the Battle Alone
    February 23, 2009 Lessons from the Life of Joshua (Part 1): Learning to be Victorious

    The next time you turn down an offer for help, choosing to take on some difficult thing alone, check your heart. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Exodus 17
  • The Call to a Bankrupt Church
    November 3, 2017 Letters to the Churches in Revelation, Part 8: The Cure for a Lukewarm Faith (Laodicea)

    Over the last year we’ve witnessed the crumble of many institutions. They looked strong, but suddenly were threatened with bankruptcy. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Revelation 3:14-22
  • Lies Women Believe About Themselves, Part 5
    February 1, 2002 Lies Women Believe About Themselves

    Nancy Leigh DeMoss talks about past hurts and how to overcome the pain. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Psalms 142:1-6
  • Monthly Partner Favorites, Day 2
    March 26, 2019 Monthly Partner Favorites

    Freedom. Fullness. Fruitfulness in Christ. That’s what Revive Our Hearts wants to help you find every weekday. Read or Listen →

  • A Heart Scan
    April 27, 2012 Remember Miriam

    When you let a weed go, it will eventually conquer the garden. In the same way, when you let discontentment grow in your heart. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Numbers 12
  • Keep Me from Sin
    April 30, 2012 Remember Miriam

    Some behaviors, such as drug addiction, are not just sinful; they’re also taboo in the church. But it’s easy to get away with other types of sin. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Numbers 12
  • A Pride Test
    September 17, 2007 Seeking Him (week 2)—Humility: Coming to God on His Terms

    When is the last time you said to someone, "I was wrong. Will you forgive me?" Today Nancy talks about the importance of doing so. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Isaiah 57:15
  • Broken People
    September 19, 2007 Seeking Him (week 2)—Humility: Coming to God on His Terms

    The idea of something being broken is usually a bad thing. However, when it comes to your spiritual life, brokenness isn’t a nuisance; it’s necessary. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Luke 7:38-47
  • Brokenness Brings Blessing
    September 20, 2007 Seeking Him (week 2)—Humility: Coming to God on His Terms

    In school, before students move into their core curriculum, they have to pass the prerequisites. There are also prerequisites when it comes to revival. Read or Listen →

  • Who Lifts You Up?
    September 18, 2007 Seeking Him (week 2)—Humility: Coming to God on His Terms

    To approach a situation with humility requires a great amount of trust. Read or Listen →

  • Humility
    October 1, 2019 Seeking Him: Experiencing the Joy of Personal Revival

    If you forgot to put on a piece of clothing, the results could be very bad! But the Peter tells us to clothe ourselves in humility. How many of us forget? Read or Listen →

  • A Pride Test
    February 3, 2014 Seeking Him: Humility

    When is the last time you said to someone, "I was wrong. Will you forgive me?" Today Nancy talks about the importance of doing so. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Isaiah 57:15
  • Who Lifts You Up?
    February 4, 2014 Seeking Him: Humility

    To approach a situation with humility requires a great amount of trust. Do you trust that God will take care of you if you don’t push yourself forward? Read or Listen →

  • To God Be the Glory
    November 23, 2012 The Lord's Prayer, Part 3

    Pride is subtle and destructive. The most respectable-looking person may be racked with it. But what exactly is pride? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Matthew 6:5-15
  • The Walls Began to Fall
    July 11, 2011 Three Gifts of Marriage, with Denise Glenn

    On her 7th wedding anniversary, Denise Glenn announced that she was leaving her husband. At that moment, God intervened in the lives of this hurting couple. Read or Listen →

  • What Makes a Nation (Truly) Great? Day 1
    November 7, 2016 What Makes a Nation (Truly) Great, with Dan Jarvis

    What makes a nation great? Is it schools or safety or GDP? What does God’s Word have to say about what makes a nation great? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Daniel 5:1-31
  • What Makes a Nation (Truly) Great? Day 2
    November 8, 2016 What Makes a Nation (Truly) Great, with Dan Jarvis

    What does the Bible say about what makes a nation great? Read or Listen →

  • What Makes a Nation (Truly) Great? Day 3
    November 9, 2016 What Makes a Nation (Truly) Great, with Dan Jarvis

    Pastor Dan Jarvis has been sharing why humility is the thing that truly makes a nation great. Today he’ll show you what that means practically. Read or Listen →