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Powered by 4 - May 17, 2012

 

Beware of a Big Head

today's reading.
Esther 5   On the third day Esther put on her royal robes and stood in the inner court of the king's palace, in front of the king's quarters, while the king was sitting on his royal throne inside the throne room opposite the entrance to the palace...

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Esther moves into action today in Esther 5:1-6:14. And I have to say I like her plan and how she was patient in working out every detail. But it was really Haman who caught my attention today. His arrogance and pride permeated the entire passage. I even rolled my eyes and thought to myself Really, Haman? Well, as we'll see, this sinful attitude ultimately leads to his death.

So what did Esther 5:1-6:14 show you about pride, arrogance and conceit? What are some things we can do to squelch those ugly desires when they surface? Tami W.

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