At 10am last Wednesday a mere 8 days ago, I was driving to a friend’s house. I prayed what I thought was a very wise and ‘safe’ prayer.
I even laughed as I cheekily explained to God why I was praying this way.
My prayer, literally word for word, was; “Lord, please keep me humble and teach me humility, WITHOUT me having to go through humbling circumstances.”
I’m not stupid. I’d heard of people praying to be humbled and then being brought to their knees, Job style! Nope, nuh ah, THAT was not happening to me!
And it hasn’t. But….